• Short Summary

    President of the State Council and first secretary of the Central Committee of the Rumanian Workers Party, Gheorghe Gheorghiu-Dej was one of the most beloved leaders of the long and tormented history of Rumania.

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    President of the State Council and first secretary of the Central Committee of the Rumanian Workers Party, Gheorghe Gheorghiu-Dej was one of the most beloved leaders of the long and tormented history of Rumania.

    The Rumanian people has joined the name of the personality of Gheorghe Gheorghiu-Dej to the overthrowing of the military fascist dictatorship, on August 1944, the conquest of the popular power and all economical and social successes of the Socialist Rumania.

    At the head of the Party and State, Gheorghiu-Dej has been the initiator and the organiser of the vast effort of industrialization of Rumanian and socialist organization of the Rumanian agriculture.The intellectuals had in Gheorghiu-Dej a great friend, a great support.

    Former electrician worker, becomed theoretician and revolutionary leader, Gheorghe Gheorghiu-Dej remained, in the public manifestations as well as in the middle of his family, up to the end of this life, a man of a admirable simplicity.

    On August 1964, at the 20-the anniversary of the armied popular insurrection's victory , organized and lead by him an enthusiastic people feasted and greeted him, with a deep respect and gratitude for his great merits in the development of the modern Rumania.

    And now, on these first spring days, the same people, deeply mournful, bring him their last homage at the catafalque guarded by his nearest comrades.

    The first citizen of Socialist Rumania, Gheorghe Gheorghiu-Dej remains in the conscience of the Rumanian people, at the glorious border between history and legend.

    Eminent militant of the Rumanian People's Republic and of the international communists movement was, in the same time, an ardous fighter for the maintaining of peace in the whole world.

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    Film ID:
    VLVADJCNAOJELJ5YPD1IBFYLB3UA2
    Media URN:
    VLVADJCNAOJELJ5YPD1IBFYLB3UA2
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/01/1965
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:09:19:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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