Considered a pioneer of modernism, Brâncuși is called the patriarch of modern sculpture.Constantin Brancusi is often regarded as the most important sculptor of the twentieth century, revolutionized the art of sculpture.
Ecaterina Teodoroiu was a Romanian soldier on the front lines of WWI, who was captured escaped while wounded, and was promoted to second lieutenant before being killed in action in She was awarded the Military Virtue Medal and is a national Romanian hero.
Traian Vuia - Romanian inventor and aviation pioneer, the first who succeeded in using a self-propelled aircraft (Wright brothers aircraft was propelled by a weight and used the small on-board propeller only to maintain the aircraft in the air).
GEORGE (GOGU) CONSTANTINESCU - The creator of the theory of sonics George (Gogu) Constantinescu was a Romanian scientist, engineer and inventor. During his career, he registered over 130 inventions. He is the creator of the theory of sonics, a new branch of continuum mechanics, in which he described the transmission of mechanical energy through vibrations.Among his inventions are a mechanical torque converter, a sonic engine and a hydraulic machine-gun synchronizer (or interrupter gear)