Ion Besoiu

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Ion Besoiu
Ion Besoiu.jpg
Born (1931-03-11)11 March 1931
Sibiu, Romania
Died 18 January 2017(2017-01-18) (aged 85)
Bucharest, Romania
Cause of death heart attack
Resting place Bellu Cemetery
Occupation Actor
Years active 1957-2009

Ion Besoiu (Romanian pronunciation: [iˈon beˈsoju]; 11 March 1931, Sibiu – 18 January 2017, Bucharest) was a Romanian actor.

He appeared in some of the most important Romanian films from the Communist period:[1] "Furtuna", "Neamul Şoimăreştilor", "Haiducii", "Răscoala", "Mihai Viteazul", "Ciprian Porumbescu", "Păcală", "Blestemul pământului, blestemul iubirii", "Ultima noapte de dragoste", "Lumini şi umbre", "Ce neagra e mama" and "Toate pânzele sus!". He died in Bucharest in 2017.[2]

Selected filmography[edit]

Awards[edit]

  • In 2002, he received the Excellency Prize of Romanian Cinematography.
  • In 2001 he was declared Citizen of Honour of Sibiu.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "CNSAS: Ion Besoiu a colaborat cu Securitatea" (in Romanian). HotNews.ro. Retrieved 13 July 2011. 
  2. ^ "Ion Besoiu a murit. Actorul avea 85 de ani". REALITATEA.NET. Retrieved 2017-01-18. 

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