János Arany, Date of Birth, Place of Birth, Date of Death


János Arany

Hungarian poet, journalist, writer and translator

Date of Birth: 02-Mar-1817

Place of Birth: Salonta, Bihor County, Romania

Date of Death: 22-Oct-1882

Profession: writer, poet, translator, journalist, linguist

Nationality: Hungary

Zodiac Sign: Pisces

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About János Arany

  • János Arany (Hungarian pronunciation: ['ja?no? '?r??]; archaic English: John Arany; 2 March 1817—22 October 1882) was a Hungarian journalist, writer, poet, and translator.
  • He is often said to be the "Shakespeare of ballads" – he wrote more than 102 ballads been translated into over 50 languages, as well as the Toldi trilogy, to mention his most famous works.

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