Lovro Kuhar

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Birthday
10, 1893
Birthplace
Podgora, Slovenia
Death Date
Feb 18, 1950 (56)
Birth Sign
Leo
Birthday
10, 1893
Birthplace
Podgora, Slovenia
Death Date
Feb 18, 1950 (56)

About

Slovenian-born author who wrote under the pen name of Prezihov Voranc and became known for his Communist activism. His works of social realism include the 1941 novel Doberdob and the 1940 short story collection Samorastniki.

Before Fame

His work was first published in 1909 in a literary journal called Domaci Prijatelj.

Trivia

He became involved in Communist politics after he spent time in an Italian Prisoner-of-War camp during the World War I years.

Family Life

He was born in Podgora, Slovenia. He died in Yugoslavia at the age of fifty-six.

Associated With

He and Janez Jansa were both involved in Slovene politics.