|On 15 January 2010, the Post Office of Moldova (Poșta Moldovei) issued a series of postage stamps with the title Prominent Persons. The issue comprises five stamps, with associated cancellation (postmark) and first day cover (FDC). The designer was Elena Karacenţev. The printing was performed by Tipografia Centrală, Chişinău.|
Grigore Vieru (1935-2009). Poet and Writer
Grigore Vieru (Romanian pronunciation: [ɡriˈɡore viˈeru]; 14 February 1935 – 18 January 2009) was a Moldovan poet and writer. He is mostly known for his poems and books for children. His poetry is characterized by vivid natural scenery, patriotism, as well as a venerated image of the sacred mother. Vieru wrote in the Romanian language. Read more..This article uses material from the Wikipedia article 'Grigore_Vieru', which is released under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike License 3.0.
Princess Natalia Dadiani (1865-1903). Educator
Mihai Eminescu (1850-1889). Poet
Mihai Eminescu (Romanian pronunciation: [miˈhaj emiˈnesku]; born Mihail Eminovici; 15 January 1850 – 15 June 1889) was a Romantic poet, novelist and journalist, often regarded as the most famous and influential Romanian poet. Eminescu was an active member of the Junimea literary society and he worked as an editor for the newspaper Timpul ('The Time'), the official newspaper of the Conservative Party (1880–1918). His poetry was first published when he was 16 and he went to Vienna to study when he was 19. The poet's Manuscripts, containing 46 volumes and approximately 14,000 pages, were offered by Titu Maiorescu as a gift to the Romanian Academy during the meeting that was held on 25 January 1902. Notable works include Luceafărul (The Vesper/The Evening Star/The Lucifer/The Daystar), Odă în metru antic (Ode in Ancient Meter), and the five Letters (Epistles/Satires). In his poems he frequently used metaphysical, mythological and historical subjects. In general his work was influenced by the German philosopher Arthur Schopenhauer. Read more..This article uses material from the Wikipedia article 'Mihai_Eminescu', which is released under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike License 3.0.
Ivan Zaikin (1880-1948). Sportsman and Aviator
Maria Cebotari (1910-1949). Singer and Actress
Maria Cebotari (10 February 1910 – 9 June 1949) was a celebrated Romanian soprano and actress born in Bessarabia, Russian Empire (now Republic of Moldova), who made her career in Germany and Austria. Read more..This article uses material from the Wikipedia article 'Maria_Cebotari', which is released under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike License 3.0.
95th Birth Anniversary of Maria Cebotari
Grigore Vieru - In Memoriam
Art: Mihai Eminescu in Paintings
Grigore Vieru - 80th Birth Anniversary