Alexandru Djuvara

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Alexandru Djuvara
Minister of Foreign Affairs of Romania
In office
November 1, 1909 – December 28, 1910
Monarch Carol I of Romania
Preceded by Ion I. C. Brătianu
Succeeded by Titu Maiorescu
Personal details
Born (1858-12-20)December 20, 1858
Died February 1, 1913(1913-02-01) (aged 54)

Alexandru Djuvara (Romanian pronunciation: [alekˈsandru d͡ʒjuˈvara]; December 20, 1858 – February 1, 1913) was a Romanian writer, journalist and politician.

Early years[edit]

Djuvara was born in Bucharest on December 20, 1858. He was the uncle of prominent Romanian historian Neagu Djuvara. After graduation from Lycée Louis-le-Grand in Paris, he went on to study Law in the School of History and Political Science. Having completed his law studies, Djuvara studied engineering at Paris Polytechnical School.[1]

Political career[edit]

Djuvara served as the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Romania from November 1, 1909 until December 28, 1910 under the reign of Romanian King Carol I.[2] He also served as the Minister of Industry and Commerce.[1]

He died on February 1, 1913 in Bucharest.

See also[edit]


  1. ^ a b "La 1909, in Bucuresti" [1909 in Bucharest]. Archived from the original on 2010-11-24. Retrieved 2010-09-21. 
  2. ^ "King Charles I and Decision Making Process in the Romanian Foreign Policy before the First World War" (PDF). Retrieved 2010-09-21.