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Croatia Issued Stamps on Famous Croats

Zinka Kunc Milanov, a soprano and one of the greatest Prima Donnas Croatia has ever had, was born in Zagreb on May 17th, 1906 where she completed her education and received her degree in singing from the Academy of Music. … Continue reading

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New Stamps on Famous Croats

Croatia has issued three stamps dedicated to the famous Croats on 21st April 2015. The issue honors such outstanding people as Luka Sorkočević, Josip Juraj Strossmayer and Ivan Supek. Luka Sorkočević: creator of not so huge opus but also of … Continue reading

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Croatia Issued Stamps on Famous Personalities

Croatia issued a set of four stamps depicting famous Croats – Stjepan Gradic, Antonija Krasnik, Ranko Marinkovic and Milka Trnina. Stjepan Gradic was a diplomat and polihistorian, he had great merits for his homeland. Gradic was a polymath. He cooperated … Continue reading

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Croatia:Stamps on Famous Croats

Croatian Post first issued stamps from the \”Famous Croats\” series in 1997 and this year the stamps feature: Grigor Vitez (the first modern children\’s author in Croatia who wrote numerous poems and short stories; he was also the editor of … Continue reading

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