Mihai Eminescu

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Birthday
15, 1850
Birthplace
Botosani, Romania
Death Date
Jun 15, 1889 (39)
Birth Sign
Capricorn
Birthday
15, 1850
Birthplace
Botosani, Romania
Death Date
Jun 15, 1889 (39)

About

Renowned Romanian Romantic poet whose best-known works include Luceafarul and Oda in Metru Antic. He also edited a Conservative Party newspaper called Timpul.

Before Fame

He studied in Vienna and became involved with the influential Junimea literary group.

Trivia

In the late 1860s, he worked with several theater troupes, including the Romanian National Theatre.

Family Life

His mother came from a Romanian aristocratic family. He and his sister were born and raised in the village of Ipotesti.

Associated With

His writing was influenced by the work of German philosopher Arthur Schopenhauer.