Djura Danicic

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Djura Danicic

Birth
Novi Sad, Vojvodina, Serbia
Death 4 Nov 1882 (aged 57)
Zagreb, Grad Zagreb, City of Zagreb (Grad Zagreb), Croatia
Burial Belgrade, Belgrade, City of Belgrade (Grad Beograd), Serbia
Plot Parcel 2, Grave 2, Class II
Memorial ID 8325443 · View Source
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Educator. A philologist, he was one of the most important researchers of the Serbo-Croatian language, as well as a defender of ideas of Vuk Stefanovic Karadzic and a great admirer of his work.. He served as the librarian of the National Library from 1856 to 1859, during which time he defined the acquisition policy according to which the Library had to have each Serbian book and all the books on Serbia and Serbs in any language. In 1859 he submitted the proposition on the official name of the National Library.

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  • Find A Grave Memorial 8325443
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Djura Danicic (6 Apr 1825–4 Nov 1882), Find A Grave Memorial no. 8325443, citing Novo Groblje, Belgrade, Belgrade, City of Belgrade (Grad Beograd), Serbia ; Maintained by Find A Grave .