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Facts about Romania. Did you know that?

Facts about Romania. Did you know that?

Photo Sacaramb Village - Săcărâmb part of the Golden Quadrilateral in the Apuseni Mountains. Săcărâmb was a mining town unique in the world, in which were discovered more than 100 kinds of minerals, two of them unique in the world, other 5 being identified only in South Africa.

Photo Sacaramb Village – Săcărâmb part of the Golden Quadrilateral in the Apuseni Mountains. Săcărâmb was a mining town unique in the world, in which were discovered more than 100 kinds of minerals, two of them unique in the world, other 5 being identified only in South Africa.

Facts about Romania. Did you know that?
– in Romania there is the biggest underground iceberg in the world,120,000 cubic meters, placed in Alba County, Scarisoara Cave;
– the only merry cemetery in the world it’s in Maramures County, Romania;
– Romania is the country with the richest gold resources;
– in Bucharest is located the largest building in the world (House of Parliament) that is not finished yet. This fact gives the building the second place in the world, after the Pentagon building, that is located in USA. The building is as large in depth as great is in height!
– 1884 Timisoara was the first city in Europe illuminated by electric power;
– Anghel Saligny was the first architect in the world who designed the building, at Braila and Galati, of reinforced concrete silos for cereals ;
– Bucharest was the first city in the world illuminated with oil in 1858;
– the scientist Henri Coanda built the first jet in the world in 1910;
– in 1885, the Romanian doctor Victor Babes writes the first treaty of bacteriology in the world;
– Romania is the first country in the world with oil production recorded statistically in 1857 ( the first oil extraction took place in 1840 );

– 1952 Ana Aslan founded the Geriatric Institute in Bucharest, the first in the world “The first medicine designed to delay human aging was developed between 1946 and 1956 as the result of various clinical and experimental researches by Prof. Ana Aslan and her followers. These results were presented within a work called “Novocain- eutrophic and antiaging factor”, published in 1955 together with Prof. C. I. Parhon. One year later, in 1956, “Gerovital” is introduced to international medicine world at the Congress Therapiewoche in Karlsruhe, and then at the Congress on Gerontology in Basel.”; website source: www.ana-aslan.ro
Romanian game OINA inspired baseball in America;
– 1827 the Romanian academician Petrache Poenaru invented the reservoir pen;
the only Gold Museum in Europe it’s in Brad, Hunedoara County, Romania;
– Romania has the biggest number of Brown Bears from Europe;
– the largest rock ( mountain ) sculptured in Europe is in Romania, the statue (the head ) of Decebal, DACIA’s King.
-The oldest world property(title)document  has been found in Romania ,in OLTENIA ,Grojdibodu Village,the document dates from 121 after CHRIST and on it’s written the name of Plautius Caesianus. Also there found traces of Thracian settlement Sicibida / Sygibida, we can see a sample, in miniature, the Romanian people ethnogenesis.
– 82  YEARS old ,ROMANIAN  LEON  DANAILA   is  the oldest  neurosurgeon  in the world still operating ,over  27,000 surgeries, 18 patents inventor,10 innovative patents .

GO2 Romania Team / Freelancer / office(at)go2-romania.com

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