Romanian poetDied when: 58 years 266 days (704 months)
Star Sign: Capricorn
Ioan Alexandru (Romanian pronunciation: [iˈo̯an alekˈsandru]; born Ion Șandor [iˈon ˈʃandor], December 25, 1941 in Topa Mică, Cluj County, Romania - September 16, 2000 in Bonn, Germany) was a Romanian poet, essayist and politician.
After the Romanian Revolution of 1989, Ioan Alexandru became a founding member and vice-president of the PNŢCD (Christian Democratic National Peasants' Party of Romania).
He was elected to the Chamber of Deputies during the 1992 elections, and again in 1996 to the Romanian Senate as a senator from Arad County.