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Roma (Romani subgroup)
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Gilles Bourdouleix
(Politics)
Josef Mengele
(Military)
CCJO Rene Cassin
(Civil society)
Bedlington
(Politics)
Beerfelden
(Politics)
Bolintin-Vale
(Politics)
 

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Romani people

Knowledge Identifier: &Romani_people

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Romani people

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Category: Politics

Founded in 1000.

Countries: France (17%), United States (10%), United Kingdom (10%)

Main connections: Roma (Romani subgroup), Gilles Bourdouleix, Josef Mengele

Linked to: Roma, Brazilian Institute of Geography and Statistics, Central European University Press, BBC

 

Timeline


 

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1804

Beerfelden - The last hanging here took place in 1804 when, it is said, a Gypsy woman was put to death, apparently after she stole a chicken and two loaves of bread for her sick child


1843

Abolitionism - Between 1843 and 1855, the principalities emancipated all of the 250,000 enslaved Roma people


1900

Razlog - According to the same author's 1900 study on the population of Macedonia, Razlog was populated by 4,970 people, of which 3,200 Christian Bulgarians, 1,460 Muslim Bulgarians, 80 Turks, 200 Romani and 30 Aromanians


1937

Franz Baermann Steiner - He returned to Prague in July 1937 and undertook field research on Roma communities for several weeks during a trip in Carpathian Ruthenia, in eastern Czechoslovakia


1941

Axis powers - The Usta?e government applied racial laws on Serbs, Jews, and Romas, and after June 1941 deported them to the Jasenovac concentration camp or to German camps in Poland


1942

Ion Antonescu - Also in summer 1942, Ion Antonescu became a perpetrator of the "Porajmos", or Holocaust-related crimes against the Romani people, when he ordered the Transnistrian deportation of Romani Romanians from the Old Kingdom, transited through camps and resettled in inhumane conditions near the Southern Bug

 

Endre Bajcsy-Zsilinszky - Also, the city of Novi Sad named a street after him in gratitude for raising his voice in Hungarian parliament against the mass killing of Vojvodina Serbs, Jews, and Roma by Hungarian soldiers and gendarmes in 1942


1943

Josef Mengele - When an outbreak of noma broke out in the Romani camp in 1943, Mengele initiated a study to determine the cause of the disease and develop a treatment


1944

Josef Mengele - The research was still ongoing when the Romani camp was liquidated and its remaining occupants killed in 1944


1950

Charles Fisher (poet) - Shortly before his death he completed his memoir, "Adios Granada", about his life with Romani people in Sacremonte, Spain, in the 1950s and 1960s


1963

Opera Nomadi - It was founded in 1963 to combat discrimination and prejudice against the Romani people


1987

Raul Alfonsin - He passed the Antidiscrimination Law of 1987, a bill supported by Argentina's sizable Jewish and Gypsy communities


1991

Bolintin-Vale - Many of the Romani are refugees from neighbouring Bolintin-Deal, who settled here after the ethnic clashes from 1991


1994

Settela Steinbach - Initially identified as a Dutch Jew, her personal identity and association with the Sinti group of the Romani people were discovered in 1994


1997

Lara St. John - During that time she encountered the Romani people, a cultural experience that would later be reflected in her 1997 album, "Gypsy


1998

We Don't Need Another Hero - In 1998, the Croatian group Vatrogasci made a cover of this song in Gypsy life thematic, translating it into the Croatian language and naming it "Daj jo? jednu", giving it a tamburica/folk music arrangement

 

National Revival of Poland - According to the European Roma Rights Centre, on July 3, 1998, NOP supporters vandalised the Roma community centre in ?ód?


1999

Roma (Romani subgroup) - There were 300,000 Roma in Greece, according to Greek Helsinki Monitor in 1999


2001

Sarande - According to a survey conducted by the Albanian Committee of Helsinki, in 2001, the Albanian population numbered about 26,500, while Greeks formed the rest with about 3,400 alongside a small number of Vlachs and Roma


2004

New cases were revealed up until 2004, in both the Czech Republic and Slovakia add something

 

Kinga Goncz - From 2004 she served as Minister without portfolio for equal opportunities, responsible for disabled persons, Romanis, the equal opportunities of women and men, co-operation with NGOs, and for the co-ordination of the fight against poverty and segregation


2005

Bedlington - Folklore has it that the Bedlingtons where used by Romani people of the Rothbury Forest to hunt silently for small game and the livestock of the landowners: Kerry V. Kern, "The Terrier Handbook"; Barron's Edu. Ser., 2005 New York

 

Roma Civic Initiative - In Slovakia, the party re-emerged and re-registered itself in 2005, to join other Roma parties such as


2006

Jimmy Carr - In January 2006, Carr made a joke on Radio 4's Loose Ends, the punchline of which implied that Gypsy women smelled


2007

One police raid in 2007 freed many of the children belonging to a Romani gang who used to steal by day, and who were locked in a shed by night by members of the gang add something

 

Roma (Romani subgroup) - In 2007, it was suggested that there were between 2,000 and 6,000 Roma in Ireland, mostly from Eastern Europe


2008

In 2008, Roma camps came under attack in Italy, intimidation by racist parliamentarians is the norm in Hungary, and in September of last year thousands of Bulgarians took to the streets to chant such slogans as "Turn the gypsies into soap" add something

 

In 2008, following the brutal murder of a woman in Rome at the hands of a young man from a local Romani encampment, the Italian government declared that Italy's Romani population represented a national security risk and that swift action was required to address the "emergenza nomadi" add something

 

The 2008 deaths of Cristina and Violetta Djeordsevic, two Roma children who drowned while Italian beach-goers remained unperturbed, brought international attention to the relationship between Italians and the Roma people add something

 

Je suis ne d'une cigogne - In 2008, the film was screened at "L'Alternativa, Festival de Cine Independiente de Barcelona" in the parallels section, "La pasión gitana", along with a selection of other films directed by Tony Gatlif with Romani themes


2009

The 2009 glaucoma study, however, contradicts an earlier study that compared the most common haplotypes found in Romani groups with those found in Jatt Sikhs and Jats from Haryana and found no matches add something

 

The discovery in 2009 of the "Jat mutation" that causes a type of glaucoma in Romani populations suggests that the Romani people are the descendants of the Jat people found in Northern India and Pakistan add something

 

Roma (Romani subgroup) - The discovery in 2009 of the "Jat mutation" that causes a type of glaucoma in Romani populations suggests that the Romani people are the descendants of the Jat people found in the Indian subcontinent


2010

In the summer of 2010 French authorities demolished at least 51 illegal Roma camps and began the process of repatriating their residents to their countries of origin add something

 

The 2010 IBGE Brazilian National Census encountered gypsy camps in 291 of Brazil's 5,565 municipalities add something

 

Refugee - In 2010, President Nicolas Sarkozy began the systematic dismantling of illegal Romani camps and squats in France, deporting thousands of Roma residing in France illegally to Romania, Bulgaria or elsewhere

 

Roma (Romani subgroup) - In the summer of 2010 French authorities demolished at least 51 illegal Roma camps and began the process of repatriating their residents to their countries of origin

 

CCJO Rene Cassin - The organisation began working on issues pertaining to discrimination against Gypsies, Travellers and Roma in UK and Europe in 2010, and modern slavery and support of domestic UK human rights protections in 2011, developing policy papers, advocacy strategies and educational resources


2011

Domenico Distilo - In 2011, he directed two documentaries for RAI 3, the Italian cultural public channel: "Urban extremes - Jerusalem ", on the territorial conflict in Jerusalem and "Romany imaginary - Minority artists ", on Romany art in Hungary

 

Andras Schiff - On 1 January 2011, Schiff published a letter in the Washington Post questioning whether "Hungary is ready and worthy to take on" the rotating presidency of the Council of the European Union, as it did that day, because of "racism, discrimination against the Roma, anti-Semitism, xenophobia, chauvinism and reactionary nationalism," and "the latest media laws"


2012

According to a 2012 genomic study, the Romani reached the Balkans as early as by the 12th century add something

 

Thomas Hammarberg - For his resilience and passion in the question of Roma rights, Thomas Hammarberg has been honoured by the Documentation and Cultural Centre and the Central Council of German Sinti and Roma and the Manfred Lautenschlaeger Foundation with the European Civil Rights Prize of the Sinti and Roma in Berlin on 3 April 2012

 

CCJO Rene Cassin - Following this, in May 2012 the organisation presented an oral submission for the UN Commission on Social Development on the social exclusion of Gypsies and Travellers

 

Sutka City TV - Andrijano Dzeladin established the station in September 2012, to end prejudice and to provide a link for the Romani people

 

In December 2012, additional findings appeared to confirm the "Roma came from a single group that left northwestern India about 1,500 years ago add something


2013

Marion Marechal-Le Pen - On 19 March 2013, she asked Manuel Valls, Minister of the Interior, her very first oral question about the policy regarding Romani people

 

Union des democrates et independants - On 9 June 2013, the UDI gained a deputy at the by-election in the Eighth constituency for French residents overseas, but this contribution was cancelled out by Gilles Bourdouleix's resignation from UDI after the controversy for allegedly saying Adolf Hitler had not killed enough Romani people

 

Union of Democrats and Independents - On 9 June 2013, the UDI gained a deputy at the by-election in the Eighth constituency for French residents overseas, but this contribution was found cancelled with Gilles Bourdouleix resignation to UDI after the controversy for allegedly saying Adolf Hitler had not killed enough Romani people

 

Gilles Bourdouleix - In July 2013 he garnered controversy for allegedly saying Adolf Hitler had not killed enough Romani people or as they are called in France "gens du voyage


2014

Paul Boyle, Keith H. Halfacree, Vaughan Robinson - 2014 - Preview add something

 

Drunk in Love - In 2014, Roma folk singer Mónika Juhász Miczura alleged Beyoncé, Jay Z and Timbaland had used samples of her singing "Bajba, Bajba Pelem" without compensating her


2016

In February 2016, during the International Roma Conference, the Indian Minister of External Affairs stated that the people of the Roma community were children of India add something

 

Roma (Romani subgroup) - In February 2016, during the International Roma Conference, the Indian Minister of External Affairs stated that the people of the Roma community were children of India


2018

Matteo Salvini - On 18 June 2018, Salvini announced the government would conduct a census of Romani people in Italy for the purpose of deporting all who are not in the country legally