Blaze Koneski

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Birthday
19, 1921
Birthplace
Macedonia
Death Date
Dec 7, 1993 (71)
Birth Sign
Sagittarius
Birthday
19, 1921
Birthplace
Macedonia
Death Date
Dec 7, 1993 (71)

About

Macedonian poet, author, scholar, translator, and Herder Prize recipient who is best known for works such as Mostot, Zapisi, and Vezilka.

Before Fame

He matriculated at the University of Belgrade as a medical student, but changed his course of study to Serbian literature and language.

Trivia

He helped to codify the standard Macedonian language and was an editor of the Macedonian Dictionary.

Family Life

He was born into a prominent family of Serbian nationalists.

Associated With

He translated the work of German poet Heinrich Heine.