Elisabeta Rizea

 

 

Age: 91

 

Summary: Romanian anti-communist resistance fighter whose defiance of the regime made her a symbol of Romania's fight against tyranny, whose story was told in Romanian newspaper and films about the communist era after the fall of communism in 1989.

 

 

Cause of Death: Natural causes

 

Born: June 28, 1912

 

Died: October 6, 2003

 

Location: Pitesti, Romania