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Octavian Goga

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Birthday
1, 1881
Birthplace
Hungary
Death Date
May 7, 1938 (57)
Birth Sign
Aries
Birthday
1, 1881
Birthplace
Hungary
Death Date
May 7, 1938 (57)

About

Romanian politician who was known for his anti-Semitic regime, which committed violent acts against Romanian Jews. He was also a notable poet, playwright, and journalist.

Before Fame

He joined the Romanian National Party as a young man and was arrested by the Hungarian government for his political activities.

Trivia

He served as Romanian Prime Minister from 1937 to 1938 and passed a series of anti-Semitic laws that banned Romanian Jews from citizenship.

Family Life

He was born in Austria-Hungary.

Associated With

His casket was decorated with flowers sent by Nazi dictator and mass murderer, Adolf Hitler.