Izet Sarajlic

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Birthday
16, 1930
Death Date
May 2, 2002 (72)
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Birthday
16, 1930
Death Date
May 2, 2002 (72)

About

One of the best-known, most translated poets of Bosnia and Herzegovina, he published over thirty books of poems. His other works include political essays, translations, and memoirs.

Before Fame

He started publishing poetry at the age of nineteen; his debut collection was titled In Meeting.

Trivia

His work was translated into fifteen languages.

Family Life

He was born in Doboj to a young mother and a railway worker father.

Associated With

He and Agnieszka Osiecka are both important post-World War II poets.