Petar Preradovic

Petar Preradovic

Birth
Virovitičko-podravska, Croatia
Death 18 Oct 1872 (aged 54)
Fahrafeld, Sankt Pölten-Land Bezirk, Lower Austria (Niederösterreich), Austria
Burial Zagreb, Grad Zagreb, City of Zagreb (Grad Zagreb), Croatia
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Memorial ID 7195623 · View Source
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Soldier, poet and Slavophile. His early works were in German. His later lyrics, was written in Croatian and were imbued with Slavonic symbolism. His outstanding work was an epic poem, The First Men (1862). He is considered the finest lyricist of the Illyrian literary movement.

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  • Originally Created by: Jelena
  • Added: 19 Feb 2003
  • Find A Grave Memorial 7195623
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Petar Preradovic (19 Mar 1818–18 Oct 1872), Find A Grave Memorial no. 7195623, citing Mirogoj Cemetery, Zagreb, Grad Zagreb, City of Zagreb (Grad Zagreb), Croatia ; Maintained by Find A Grave .