Estonian poet who wrote during the first half of the twentieth century. His two poetry collections -- Palavik and Kohtupaev -- were published during the mid-1930s.
His first poems were published in the Looming literary magazine.
He was deported to Siberia in May of 1945 during the Soviet Occupation of Estonia.
His father was a doctor, and his mother was a piano teacher.
He was born in the same country as fellow poet Viivi Luik.