Romanian priorities

  • Bucharest was the first city in the world with oil lightning (1858)
  • The first oil refinery in the world was built at Ploieşti, Romania (1958)
  • Timişoara was the first European city who used electric lightning (1884)
  • The multiple telephony was invented by the romanian Augustin Maior (1905)
  • The first woman engineer was the romanian Eliza Leonida Zamfirescu (1912)
  • One of the first woman parachutist was the romanian Smaranda Brăescu, who had also several world records


Mihaela Lica said...

Happy New Year, bloggers! My sincerest congratulations for your work, for the way you present our country to the world.

All my love,

Mihaela from Rounite.