Antun Mihanović - Croatian writer, author of the Croatian national anthem, "Our Beautiful Homeland"
Anthony Mihanovic (New York, June 10, 1796th - New yard near Klanjec, 14 November 1861.) Croatian writer
Undying fame by singing "Horvatska homeland" of the late 19th century became the Croatian national anthem. The song was first released 1835th in the tenth issue of Gaj's "Morning Star". "Horvatska homeland" or toward the first verse "anthem" is set to music Vinkovci Runjanin Joseph, and was first publicly performed 1861st As the national anthem adopted in 1891.
Mihanovic Anthony is the author and not large, but important book, "The word of the homeland hasnovitosti writing vu domorodnom language" which was published in Vienna 1815th This work was presented ideas from which later developed a program of the Croatian National Revival Louis Gaja and other Illyrians.
By education he was a lawyer. He served as a military judge, and after moving to diplomacy as the Austrian Consul in Belgrade, Salonika, Smyrna, Constantinople and Bucharest. He retired in 1858th as a ministerial adviser, and from then until his death lived in new houses.
Mihanovic Castle built in the 18th century by the Counts Erdody but pledged passed into the hands of Ban Josip Brigljević, husband, sister of the poet Anthony Mihanovića. I am a poet, creator of "our beautiful homeland 'often stayed in the castle and it has got today. The castle was reconstructed and renovated in 1983 and today is known catering facility for holding various celebrations - from business conference to wedding of your dreams.
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