Vojislav Ilic

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Birthday
14, 1860
Birthplace
Serbia
Death Date
Jan 21, 1894 (33)
Birth Sign
Aries
Birthday
14, 1860
Birthplace
Serbia
Death Date
Jan 21, 1894 (33)

About

Important Serbian poet who is remembered for Pesme and other nineteenth-century works. Two volumes of his Collected Works were published posthumously in 1907 and 1909.

Before Fame

He volunteered for the Serbian Army and later worked as a literary editor and school teacher.

Trivia

He died of tuberculosis a few months shy of his thirty-fourth birthday.

Family Life

He was the son of poet Jovan Ilic, and he married the daughter of poet Dura Jaksic.

Associated With

He was a contemporary of fellow Serbian poet Aleksa Santic.