Alexandru Moșanu

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Alexandru Moșanu
Alexandru Moşanu 2018 stamp of Moldova.jpg
1st President of the Moldovan Parliament
In office
3 September 1990 – 2 February 1993
PresidentMircea Snegur
Prime MinisterMircea Druc
Valeriu Muravschi
Andrei Sangheli
Preceded byMircea Snegur
Succeeded byPetru Lucinschi
Personal details
Born(1932-07-19)19 July 1932
Braniște, Romania (now Moldova)
Died7 December 2017(2017-12-07) (aged 85)
Bucharest, Romania
Political partySocial Liberal Party (Moldova)
Other political
affiliations
Popular Front of Moldova
Alma materMoldova State University
ProfessionHistorian

Alexandru Moșanu (19 July 1932 – 7 December 2017) was a Moldovan politician, historian and professor.

Biography[edit]

Alexandru Moșanu was born in Braniște, Kingdom of Romania (now in Rîșcani District, Moldova), he was the first speaker of the Parliament of the Republic of Moldova between 1990 and 1993. He was also one of the co-authors of Moldova's 1991 Declaration of Independence.

Moșanu was the author of over 100 works on the history of Moldova and Romania, his most important contribution as an author is a study on Romanian historiography published in Moscow in 1988. In 1993, he became a foreign honorary member of the Romanian Academy. Between 2002 and 2005 Moșanu was the Honorary Chairman of the Social Liberal Party.

He was a leader of the Democratic Forum of Romanians in Moldova.

Awards[edit]

Works[edit]

  • Mișcări sociale și politice din România în epoca modernă
  • Istoriografia românească
  • Unitatea poporului român și Mișcarea de Renaștere și de Eliberare Națională a românilor basarabeni
  • Alexandru Moșanu, Destin Românesc, Chișinău, 1994;
  • Alexandru Moșanu, Un pilon de granit al Rezistenţei basarabene în Literatura și Arta, 17 iulie 2003.

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