Hristo Smirnenski

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Birthday
17, 1898
Birthplace
Bulgaria
DEATH DATE
Jun 18, 1923 (24)
Birth Sign
Virgo
Birthday
17, 1898
Birthplace
Bulgaria
DEATH DATE
Jun 18, 1923 (24)

About

Prolific Bulgarian poet and author whose works include "Izbrani Tvorbi" and thousands of other poems. He wrote under at least seventy pseudonyms during his eight-year literary career.

Before Fame

His first publication was a 1915 piece in his university's satirical newspaper.

Trivia

As a child, he wrote animal-themed short stories and songs.

Family Life

He enjoyed a happy childhood in the Ottoman Empire; sadly, however, he died at age twenty-five from tuberculosis.

Associated With

He, like Blaga Dimitrova, was a twentieth-century Bulgarian poet.