Elena Basescu Runs In English Election

By: Rachel Bowman - Published:   Updated: Mar 24 2011 • References: europeanelections2009.rfi.fr & luxist
Elena Basescu is Romania’s answer to Paris Hilton. The President’s daughter/model/socialite is known for her partying, but is now running for European Parliament.

The 28-year-old daughter of Romanian President Traian Basescu has decided to run in the upcoming elections. I bet at least Paris Hilton would think that’s hot.

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