Matija Čop

Matija Čop

Birth
Death 6 Jul 1835 (aged 38)
Burial Ljubljana, Mestna občina Ljubljana, Osrednjeslovenska, Slovenia
Memorial ID 55662886 · View Source
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Matija Čop was born in Žirovnica and died in Ljubljana. He was a Slovenian linguist, literary historian and literary critic. He was a friend of the poet France Prešeren (1800-1849). He drowned while swimming in the Sava River near the village of Tomačevo (today part of Ljubljana).


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  • Created by: Donald Reindl
  • Added: 30 Jul 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 55662886
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Matija Čop (26 Jan 1797–6 Jul 1835), Find A Grave Memorial no. 55662886, citing Navje Cemetery, Ljubljana, Mestna občina Ljubljana, Osrednjeslovenska, Slovenia ; Maintained by Donald Reindl (contributor 47218224) .