Ljudevit Gaj

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    born
    ludwig gay

    (1809-08-08)8 august 1809
    krapina, kingdom of croatia, austrian empire
    died20 april 1872(1872-04-20) (aged 62)
    zagreb, kingdom of croatia-slavonia, austria-hungary
    resting placemirogoj cemetery, zagreb, croatia
    occupationlinguist, politician, journalist, writer
    known forgaj's latin alphabet
    movementillyrian movement
    spouse(s)
    paulina krizmanić (m. 1842)
    children5

    ljudevit gaj (croatian: [ʎûdeʋit ɡâːj]; born ludwig gay;[1] 8 august 1809 – 20 april 1872) was a croatian linguist, politician, journalist and writer. he was one of the central figures of the pan-slavist illyrian movement.

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Ljudevit Gaj
Ljudevit Gaj (Knjižnica Gajeva 1875).png
Born
Ludwig Gay

(1809-08-08)8 August 1809
Died20 April 1872(1872-04-20) (aged 62)
Resting placeMirogoj Cemetery, Zagreb, Croatia
OccupationLinguist, politician, journalist, writer
Known forGaj's Latin alphabet
MovementIllyrian movement
Spouse(s)
Paulina Krizmanić (m. 1842)
Children5

Ljudevit Gaj (Croatian: [ʎûdeʋit ɡâːj]; born Ludwig Gay;[1] 8 August 1809 – 20 April 1872) was a Croatian linguist, politician, journalist and writer. He was one of the central figures of the pan-Slavist Illyrian Movement.