Jakub Polák (anarchist)
Jakub Polák (1 September 1952 – 25 September 2012) was a Czech anarchist and anti-racism activist. Polák was involved particularly in Roma rights and squatters' rights issues.Polák was born in Karlovy...
Ian Hancock
Ian Hancock (Romani: Yanko le Redžosko) (born 29 August 1942) is a linguist, Romani scholar, and political advocate. He was born and raised in England, and is one of the main contributors in the field...
Constantin S. Nicolăescu-Plopșor
Constantin S. Nicolăescu-Plopşor or Nicolaescu-Plopşor ([konstanˈtin nikoləˈesku plopˈʃor]; April 20, 1900 – May 30, 1968) was a Romanian historian, archeologist, anthropologist and ethnographer, also...
Žarko Jovanović
Žarko Jovanović (26 December 1925 - 26 March 1985; Жарко Јовановић) was a Serbian Romani musician who is known for composing the Romani anthem Gelem, Gelem.
Jovanović was born in Batajnica, suburb...
Jimmy Marks
Jimmy Marks (February 14, 1945 – June 27, 2007) was a Romani American who lived in Spokane, Washington. Marks' clan are part of the Romanian Romani Gypsies. He referred to himself as a "Rom" [1].Marks...
Alice E. Gillington
Alice Elizabeth Gillington (1863 – 22 May 1934) was a British author, poet and journalist. She published works under the names Alice E. Gillington, Betty Gillington and The Romany Rawny. Gillington pu...
Paul Polansky
Paul Polansky is an American author and activist working for the rights of the Romani people in Eastern Europe and the Balkans.
Paul Polansky is a graduate in journalism major, history and speech ...
Ronald Lee
Ronald Lee (born 1934) is a Romani Canadian writer, linguist and activist.
Lee's father was a Kalderash musician from Europe. He emigrated to Canada where he married. He took his wife's surname of...
Tom Gross
Tom Gross is a British-born journalist, international affairs commentator, and human rights campaigner specializing in the Middle East. In 2014, former Pentagon official Michael Rubin wrote that “Tom ...
Delia Grigore
Delia Grigore (Romani: Deliya Grigore; born February 7, 1972 in Galaţi) is a Romanian Romani writer, philologist, academic and Romani rights activist.
Delia Grigore grew up under the Romanian comm...
Romani Rose
Romani Rose (born 1946 at Heidelberg, Germany) is a Romany activist who lost 13 relatives in the Holocaust of the Nazi purges against the Romani people and Jews and head of the Central Council of Germ...
Ceija Stojka
Ceija Stojka (1933 – 2013) was an Austrian-Romani writer, painter and musician, survivor of the Holocaust.Stojka was born in Kraubath an der Mur, Styria, the fifth of six children, sister of Kar...
Alfonso Mejia-Arias
Born in (Veracruz, Mexico. Sept 11, 1961. Musician, writer, social activist and politician of Roma origin (Gitano). Lived Mostly in Mexico City, where his family settled.
From his childhood joined...
Victor Heredia
Víctor Heredia (born in Buenos Aires, on 24 January 1947) is an Argentine singer songwriter. Author of Taki Ongoy, a symphonic work about Taki Ongoy, a millenarian movement against the Spanish conques...
Ágnes Osztolykán
Ágnes Osztolykán (born 3 November 1974, Csenger, Hungary) is a Hungarian politician and Romani activist, who was a member of the National Assembly of Hungary between 2010 and 2014. She is a recipient ...
Ali Krasniqi
Ali Krasniqi is a Kosovar Romani writer and activist, who came to prominence at the start of the Kosovo conflict commenting on the emergence of the "Egyptian" element among Romani in the province.
Orbán Kolompár
Orbán Kolompár (born September 24, 1963) is a Hungarian Romani politician and activist, who served as President of the National Gypsy Council (OCÖ) from 2003 to 2011. He is the founder and chairman of...