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Banat region of #Romania #RomanianTraditionalCostumes. My grandmother's family was ethnically Hungarian living in this area of then Hungary.

Smaranda Brăescu, Romanian flight and parachutist pioneer

Smaranda Braescu or the Queen of the Air, a #Romanian aviation hero and record holder parachuting. She brought the #RomanianBlouse to great heights.

The first female aviator to break the World Record in 1931 for female parachute jumping at metres altitude was Smaranda Braescu. She was also the first European pilot to get a pilot licence in the United States.

Smaranda Braescu (1897 - 1948) - Romanian woman - world record for parachute jump

Smaranda Braescu – the first female Romanian parachutist and the third in European history, 1931 European skydiving champion of 1932 world champion and a world record achiever crossing the Mediterranean Sea. Paratrooper, Skydiving, European History, World Records, Powerful Women, Romania, Personality, Aviators, America

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PAGE TO BE UPDATED (List in no particular order) ♦ Mihai Tantu – paratrooper and founder of the Romanian commando units. Born on July 16, 1914 in Balti, Bessarabia (eastern Moldavia), he witn…