Maria Konopnicka

Maria Konopnicka

Birth
Suwałki, Podlaskie, Poland
Death 8 Oct 1910 (aged 68)
L'viv, L'vivs'ka, Ukraine
Burial L'viv, L'vivs'ka, Ukraine
Memorial ID 29419820 · View Source
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Author. She was a late 19th Century writer of novels, poetry, and essays who is considered representative of the "positivist" period in Polish literature. Her best known work was the poem "Rota" ("The Oath"), published in 1908; it was set to music, and considered for designation as the Polish national anthem. She also published several children's books. Her home is now a literary museum In 2002, she was honored with a Polish postage stamp.

Bio by: Bob Hufford


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  • Originally Created by: Bob Hufford
  • Added: 30 Aug 2008
  • Find a Grave Memorial 29419820
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Maria Konopnicka (23 May 1842–8 Oct 1910), Find a Grave Memorial no. 29419820, citing Lychakivskiy Cemetery, L'viv, L'vivs'ka, Ukraine ; Maintained by Find A Grave .