Sándor Petőfi

Sándor Petőfi (born Petrovics;[2][3] Hungarian: Petőfi Sándor pronoonced [ˈpɛtøːfi ˈʃaːndor]; Slovak: Alexander Petrovič;[2] Serbie: Александар Петровић; 1 Januar 1823 – maist likely 31 Julie 1849[1]) wis a Hungarian poet an leeberal revolutionar. He is conseedert Hungary's naitional poet, an wis ane o the key figurs o the Hungarian Revolution o 1848. He is the author o the Nemzeti dal (Naitional Sang), which is said tae hae inspired the revolution in the Kinrick o Hungary that grew intae a war for unthirldom frae the Austrick Empire. It is maist likely that he dee'd in the Battle o Segesvár, ane o the last battles o the war.

Sándor Petőfi
Petőfi Sándor (hu)
Alexander Petrovics (la)
Sándor Petőfi
Portrait o Petőfi pentit bi Miklós Barabás
Born1 Januar 1823(1823-01-01)
Kiskőrös, Kinrick o Hungary, Austrick Empire
Dee'd31 Julie 1849(1849-07-31) (aged 26)[1]
Fehéregyháza, Grand Principality o Transylvanie, Austrick Empire; (Nou Albești, Romanie)
Restin placeunknown
Thriftpoet, revolutionary
LeidHungarian
NaitionalityHungarian
Period1842–1849
Notable warksNaitional Sang, John the Valiant
SpooseJúlia Szendrey
BairnsZoltán Petőfi
The native form o this personal name is Petőfi Sándor. This airticle uises the Wastren name order.

ReferencesEedit

  1. 1.0 1.1 Magyar Életrajzi Lexikon 1000–1990. Mek.oszk.hu. Retrieved on 17 October 2011.
  2. 2.0 2.1 LUCINDA MALLOWS, BRADT TRAVEL GUIDE BRATISLAVA, THE, Bradt Travel Guides, 2008, p. 7
  3. Sándor Petőfi, George Szirtes, John the Valiant, Hesperus Press, 2004, p. 1