Jovan Ducic


Birthday February 17, 1871

Birth Sign Aquarius

Birthplace Trebinje, Bosnia And Herzegovina

DEATH DATE Apr 7, 1943 (72)

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Bosnian-Serbian poet, author, and diplomat whose literary works include Sabrana dela and Federalizam i Centralizam. He was a lyric poet whose work was greatly influenced by the symbolist movement.

Before Fame

He received a law degree from the University of Geneva. He published his debut poetry volume in 1901.


His modernist poetry is known for its impressionistic tones.

Family Life

He was born into a Bosnian Serb family in Trebinje. During the German occupation of Yugoslavia, he fled to the United States.

Associated With

His poetry was influenced by the work of Alexander Pushkin.