Simon Jenko Bio, Photos and Updates
Bio: Simon Jenko was a Slovene poet, lyricist and writer. Jenko was born in PodreÄa in the Sora Plain in Upper Carniola, then part of the Austrian Empire, now in Slovenia, as an illegitimate son of poor peasant parents.
Born: October 27, 1835 in Slovenia
Died: October 18, 1869 in Kranj, Slovenia
Posted In: Slovenia Poets