MARIJA JURIĆ ZAGORKA

It was the first professional journalist and writer most widely read Croatian.

It was the first professional journalist and writer most widely read Croatian.

The life of Maria Juric, much of that was not known, and even birth date. So far, the most frequently mentioned first siječnja 1873rd, but inspection of the registers in the Archives was established that the second born ožujka 1873rd in a village near Negovec Križevci (now part of Vrbovec) into a wealthy family of a mother and father Joseph Domin Ivan Juric. She was baptized on 3 ožujka 1873rd named Marianna. Although a good financial situation, the family in which there were four children [two brothers and sister Dragica (1879-1896)], she lived to witness it myself Zagorka, quite unhappy. She spent her childhood in the Croatian Zagorje, where her father owned a farm Golubovec (at Lobor) and administered Šanjugovo estate, owned by Baron Geza Rauch. Mary grew up in the countryside and spent his childhood in the Zagorje-gospoštijskoj middle. He became, in which the distinguished intelligence and talent, she attended the Varazdin and Zagreb. His father had planned to send Mary to study in Switzerland, but this mother objected. Mary expressed her desire to become an actress. In the fifteenth year, at the very end, leaving the school because of family relationships and disordered since then, her school she will be her life. Yet she wanted to achieve some degree, and her great desire has since become a letter carrier. After six years of schooling in Zagreb's Convent of the Sisters of Charity of St.. Vincent de Paul, Zagorka goes from Zagreb. Finally will come back after seven years, to the experienced old age and died 29th studenoga 1957th year. He was buried in the arcades Mirogoj deserving citizens, 4 December 1957. year.