Historian, participant at the Great National Assembly at Alba Iulia on 1 December 1918, dignitary in the Governing Council, member of the Romanian Parliament (1914), then titular member (1916), president of the History Section of the Romanian Academy (1932-1935), founder, together with Alexandru Lapedatu, of the National Institute of History in Cluj (1920); fundamental books on the history of Transylvania
Arrested on 5/6 May 1950, he was interned at Sighet for twenty-four months, later specified in MAI Decision no. 334/1951; sentence increased by sixty months, in accordance with MAI Decision no. 559/1953. He was released on 5 May 1955.
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