Ante Starcevic

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Birthday
23, 1823
Birthplace
Croatia
Death Date
Feb 28, 1896 (72)
Birth Sign
Gemini
Birthday
23, 1823
Birthplace
Croatia
Death Date
Feb 28, 1896 (72)

About

Croatian writer and politician known for his works that focused heavily on Croatian nationalism. His work is said to have laid the foundations for the modern Croatian state.

Before Fame

He attended theological school and considered becoming a priest.

Trivia

He also worked as a translator and studied the Croatian languages.

Family Life

He was born in Žitnik to a Croatian father and a Serbian mother.

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He cited Ljudevit Gaj as a major inspiration for his translation work.