Corneliu Zelea Codreanu

Corneliu Zelea Codreanu

Born: September 18, 1899

Died: November 30, 1938

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Occupation: Politician

Biography: Corneliu Zelea Codreanu born Corneliu Zelinski and commonly known as Corneliu Codreanu was a Romanian politician of the far right, the founder and charismatic leader of the Iron Guard or The Legion of the Archangel Michael, an ultra-nationalist and violently antisemitic organization active throughout most of the interwar period.

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