March 4, 1977 - the 55 seconds some never forget.
March 4, 1977. 9:22 pm. Romania is shaken by a powerful earthquake. Magnitude 7.4 on the Richter scale. 55 seconds. A lifetime to some. 37 years have passed, but some remember that evening as if it were yesterday. Dr Monica Pop, manager of the Ophthalmologic Emergencies Hospital in Bucharest, film critic Irina Margareta Nistor, and actor Mircea Diaconu will recall the events of the evening of March 4, 1977 and the days that followed.
[Read the article in Agerpres]