Viivi Luik

#74772
Most Popular
Boost
Birthday
6, 1946
Birthplace
Tanassilma, Estonia
Birth Sign
Scorpio
Birthday
6, 1946 (age 72)
Birthplace
Tanassilma, Estonia

About

Estonian poet and children's author who rose to literary prominence during the last quarter of the twentieth century. Her literary works include Haal (poems) and Leopold (children's fiction).

Before Fame

Her first poem appeared in her local newspaper in 1962; two years later, she published a piece in Looming, a major literary journal.

Trivia

Her first collection of poems, Holiday of Clouds, was published in 1965.

Family Life

She married fellow Estonian writer Jaak Joeruut in 1974.

Associated With

She and British writer Marina Warner were born in the same year.