Did you know this about Croatia?
With thanks to The Lonely Planet travel guide for
dogs probably did not originate in
The ball point pen and fountain pen were invented in 1906 by the Croatian Slavoljub Penkala (18771-1922).
tie is descendent of the ‘cravat’ which originated in
Shakespeare’s Twelfth Night was set in
Vučetić (1856-1925), the man who developed dactyloscopy – or finger print
identification – was born on the
Tesla (1856-1943), the father of the radio and alternating electric current
technology, was born in
Šibenik-born Faust Varanid (1551-1617) made the first working parachute.
Christie spent her second honeymoon in
Joyce taught English in
Just thought you would like to know!