Nicolae Ceausescu was the General Secretary of the Romanian Communist Party from 1965-1989. He made a scepter for himself (Isn’t Communism Anti-Monarchy?), and called himself “The Genius Of The Carpathians”. He obviously wasn’t a fan of modesty. He demanded that his, nearly illiterate, wife be made part of the New York Academy of Sciences and the Royal Institute of Chemistry He met his end when he and his wife were overthrown and executed by revolutionaries.

Nicolae Ceausescu, absolute ruler of Romania for 24 years, oversaw a repressive regime known for having the East bloc's most feared secret police.

Nicolae Ceaușescu was a Romanian Communist politician and the country's last Communist leader. Ceaușescu's rule was characterized by an increasingly brutal and repressive regime. It was also marked by a ubiquitous personality cult, nationalism and a deterioration in foreign relations with the Soviet Union. Ceaușescu's government was overthrown in the December 1989 revolution, and he and his wife were executed following a televised and hastily organised two-hour court session.

Nicolae Ceaușescu: Communist dictator of Romania, murdered with his wife in 1989

No. 14  Nicolae  Ceausescu ( 26 January 1918 - 25 December 1989 )  President of the Socialist Republic of Romania

14 Nicolae Ceausescu ( 26 January 1918 - 25 December 1989 ) President of the Socialist Republic of Romania

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