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The first 3D hologram in a Romanian Memorial Museum (Iasi, February, 2012)

The First Botanical Garden in the Romanian Principalities (Iasi, 1856)

The first Romanian operetta, “Baba Harca”/“The Old Witch”

The first Romanian Chemistry - Physics university course

The first Romanian member of the Royal Academy of Sciences in Berlin - Dimitrie Cantemir (1673–1723)


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The First Monument in the Romanian Principalities - The Obelisk of the Lions (November 1834, Iasi, in Copou Park), was raised as a sign of gratitude towards Russia and Turkey, in the honor of the first law referring to the political, administrative and legal organization, - "The Organic Rules" (1832). The monument was erected by the architects Johan Freywald and Mihail Singurov, and the project was signed by Gheorghe Asachi. Having 13 m height and 10 t weight, the column of rock is held by four giant lions, created at Lemberg, by the sculptor Johann Semser.

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