Croatian History (Part 2)

Historical Events


Famous Birthdays

  • 1958-10-20 Ivo Pogorelić, Croatian pianist (1978 Casagrande winner), born in Belgrade, Yugoslavia
  • 1960-06-25 Zorica Kondža, Croatian pop singer (Stijene), born in Split, Yugoslavia
  • 1960-11-02 Tihomir Blaškić, Croatian war criminal, born in Kiseljak, Bosnia and Herzegovina
  • 1960-12-09 Dobroslav Paraga, Croatian politician and editor, born in Zagreb, FPR Yugoslavia
  • 1961-04-16 Doris Dragović, Croatian singer, born in Split, Croatia
  • 1963-05-09 Sanja Doležal, Croatian singer (Novi fosili)
  • 1964-05-04 Goran Prpić, Croatian tennis star, born in Zagreb, Croatia
  • 1967-04-24 Dino Radja, Croatian basketball player (Boston Celtics), born in Split, Croatia
  • 1968-01-01 Davor Šuker, Croatian soccer striker (68 caps; Sevilla; President Croatian FF), born in Osijek, Croatia
  • 1968-10-08 Zvonimir Boban, Croatian football player and Deputy Secretary General of FIFA, born in Imotski, Croatia
  • 1968-11-16 Vlado Šola, Croatian handball goalkeeper
  • 1969-01-12 Robert Prosinečki, Croatian footballer, born in Villingen-Schwenningen, Germany
  • 1970-09-01 Vanna, Croatian singer
  • 1971-07-15 Danijela, Croatian singer
  • 1971-09-13 Goran Ivanišević, Croatian tennis player (Wimbledon 2001), born in Split, Croatia
  • 1972-04-21 Severina [Vuckovic], Croatian pop singer and actress (Moja Stikla), born in Split, SFR Yugoslavia
  • 1972-09-09 Goran Višnjić, Croatian actor, born in Šibenik, Croatia
  • 1973-06-08 Lucija Šerbedžija, Croatian actress
  • 1974-04-06 Robert Kovač, Croatian footballer
  • 1974-04-26 Ivana Miličević, Croatian-American actress (Banshee), born in Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
  • 1974-11-05 Dado Pršo, Croatian footballer, born in Zadar, SFR Yugoslavia
  • 1975-05-03 Maksim Mrvica, Croatian pianist, born in Šibenik, Croatia
  • 1976-07-02 Ivan Tomić, Croatian buissnesman
  • 1977-06-20 Gordan Giriček, Croatian basketball player

Person of interestIva Majoli

1977-08-12 Iva Majoli, Croatian tennis player (1996 Pan Pacific), born in Zagreb, Croatia

Tennis Player and French Open Champion Iva Majoli
Tennis Player and French Open Champion
Iva Majoli
  • 1978-02-18 Josip Šimunić, Croatian footballer, born in Canberra, Australia
  • 1978-04-09 Vesna Pisarović, Croatian singer, born in Brčko, Bosnia-Herzegovina
  • 1979-01-08 Stipe Pletikosa, Croatian footballer, born in Split, Croatia
  • 1979-02-28 Ivo Karlović, Croatian tennis player, born in Zagreb, Croatia
  • 1979-03-19 Ivan Ljubičić, Croatian tennis player
  • 1979-04-01 Ivano Balić, Croatian handballer (198 caps; Olympic gold 2004; World C'ship gold 2003), born in Split, Croatia
  • 1979-09-03 Tomo Miličević, Croatian-born American musician (30 Seconds to Mars)
  • 1979-09-04 Kristina Krepela, Croatian actress, born in Zagreb, Croatia
  • 1980-01-29 Ivan Klasnić, Croatian football player, born in Hamburg, Germany
  • 1980-04-09 Jerko Leko, Croatian footballer, born in Zagreb, Croatia
  • 1980-05-06 Mario Stojić, Croatian basketball player
  • 1980-08-02 Ivica Banović, Croatian footballer, born in Zagreb, Croatia
  • 1980-11-08 Ana Vidovic, Croatian classical guitarist, born in Karlovac, Croatia
  • 1981-12-02 Danijel Pranjić, Croatian soccer wingback (58 caps; SC Heerenveen), born in Našice, Croatia
  • 1982-01-05 Janica Kostelić, Croatian skier, born in Zagreb, Croatia
  • 1982-05-01 Darijo Srna, Croatian soccer defender (134 caps; Shakhtar Donetsk 339 games), born in Metković, Croatia
  • 1983-02-25 Eduardo da Silva, Brazilian-born Croatian footballer
  • 1983-11-08 Blanka Vlašić, Croatian high jumper, born in Split, Croatia
  • 1984-03-30 Mario Ancic, Croatian tennis player
  • 1984-08-13 Niko Kranjčar, Croatian footballer, born in Zagreb, SR Croatia, SFR Yugoslavia

Person of interestLuka Modrić

1985-09-09 Luka Modrić, Croatian footballer (Real Madrid C.F.) and captain of Croatia, born in Zadar, Croatia, Yugoslavia

Footballer Luka Modrić
Footballer
Luka Modrić
  • 1986-06-15 Stjepan Hauser, Croatian cellist (2Cellos), born in Pula, Croatia
  • 1987-08-25 Luka Šulić, Slovenian-Croatian cellist (2Cellos), born in Maribor, Slovenia
  • 1988-03-10 Ivan Rakitić, Croatian football player (FC Barcelona, Croatian national team), born in Möhlin, Switzerland
  • 1988-09-28 Marin Čilić, Croatian tennis player (US Open 2014), born in Medjugorje, Bosnia & Herzegovina
  • 1992-06-04 Dino Jelusić, Croatian singer, born in Požega, Croatia

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Famous Deaths