Augustin Buzura was born on September 22, 1938 and died on July 10, 2017.
He was a Romanian novelist and short story writer.
He was also known as a journalist, essayist and literary critic.
He was a member of the Romanian Academy, he has been the president of the Romanian Cultural Foundation since 1990 and president of the Romanian Cultural Institute between 2003 and 2004.
Augustin Buzura passed away at 78 years old.