Anton Crihan

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Anton Crihan
File:Anton Crihan (1893-1993).jpg
Member of Sfatul Ţării
In office
1917–1918
Personal details
Born (1893-07-10)July 10, 1893
Sîngerei
Died January 9, 1993(1993-01-09) (aged 99)
St. Louis, Missouri, United States
Resting place Chişinău
Political party National Peasants' Party
Spouse(s) Olivia Lula
Children Dumitru Crihan ( 1924-1999)
Alma mater Odessa University
Religion Eastern Orthodoxy

Anton Crihan (July 10, 1893, Sîngerei- January 9, 1993, St. Louis, Mo) was a Bessarabian politician.

Biography

Anton Crihan served as Member of Sfatul Ţării (1917-1918), the Parliament of Romania, and the Government of Romania. After the Soviet occupation of Romania, Crihan fled on foot to Yugoslavia and arrived in the United States in 1949.

Works

  • Capitalul străin în Rusia (1915)
  • Chestiunea agrară în Basarabia (1917)

Honours

Gallery

Bibliography

  • Gheorghe E. Cojocaru, Sfatul ţării: itinerar, Civitas, Chişinău, 1998, ISBN 9975-936-20-2
  • Mihai Taşcă, Sfatul Ţării şi actualele autorităţi locale, "Timpul de dimineaţă", no. 114 (849), June 27, 2008 (page 16)
  • Eremia, Anatol (2001) (în română). Unitatea patrimoniului onomastic românesc. Toponimie. Antroponimie (ed. ediţie jubiliară). Chişinău: Centrul Naţional de Terminologie, ed. „Iulian”. pp. p. 57. ISBN 9975-922-45-7.
  • Alexandru Chiriac. Membrii Sfatului Ţării. 1917-1918. Dicţionar, Editura Fundaţiei Culturale Române, Bucureşti, 2001.

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