In the month of March, the seventh day of 1922, two representatives of Avantgarde will change the aspect of North Bucharest for ever, Colonel St.E. Greble Junior and sir Alexandru Marghiloman will set the foundations for Băneasa Country Club. Between the other 143 founders we can also mention Max Ausschmidt, C. Argetoianu, general Anderson, Basarab Brâncoveanu, principe Jean Calimache, principe Cantacuzin, Barbu Catargiu, principe A.D. Ghica, principe Barbu Știrbey, baron Starcea and many others. Side by side they will set the foundation of the biggest Country Club in that time.
The central villa, built by the famous architect Ion Mincu, also hosted the headquarters of the nautical and polo club, while the pool and large fields for tennis, golf and polo attracted the socialites from all over Europe.