Bosniak

Find out more about the greatest Bosniak, including Alija Izetbegovic and Aleksa Šantić.

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 1 
Edin Dzeko
(Football player)

Edin Dzeko
3
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: March 17, 1986
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina

 2 
Gavrilo Princip
(Assassinator of Archduke Franz Ferdinand)

Gavrilo Princip
14
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: July 25, 1894
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Obljaj
Died: April 28, 1918
Gavrilo Princip was a Bosnian Serb member of the Young Bosnia movement who wished to end the Austro-Hungarian reign in Bosnia and Herzegovina. He thus assassinated Austrian archduke Franz Ferdinand and his wife, Sophie, Duchess of Hohenberg, at age 19. This eventually contributed to the start of World War I

 3 
Miralem Pjanic
(Footballer midfielder)

Miralem Pjanic
4
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: April 2, 1990
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Tuzla, Bosnia and Herzegovina

 4 
Sead Kolašinac
(Footballer)

Sead Kolašinac
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: June 20, 1993
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Karlsruhe, Germany

 5 
Jusuf Nurkić
(Basketball player)

Jusuf Nurkić
3
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: August 23, 1994
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Tuzla, Bosnia and Herzegovina

 6 
Asmir Begović
(Football goalkeeper)

Asmir Begović
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: June 20, 1987
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Trebinje, Bosnia and Herzegovina
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 7 
Emir Kusturica
(Film director who has competed at the Cannes Film Festival on five occasions and won the Palme d'Or twice)

Emir Kusturica
1
Birthdate: November 24, 1954
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
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 8 
Darijo Srna
(Croatian footballer)

Darijo Srna
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: May 1, 1982
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Metković

 9 
Alija Izetbegovic
(Political Activist, First President of Bosnia & Herzegovina)

Alija Izetbegovic
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: August 8, 1925
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Šamac, Bosnia and Herzegovina
Died: October 19, 2003
Bosnian politician and founder of the Party of Democratic Action, Alija Izetbegovic had been the first president of the independent Bosnia and Herzegovina. A qualified lawyer, he had also penned several books, such as Islam Between East and West. In 2006, his cemetery was bombed by unidentified miscreants.

 10 
Goran Bregović
(Recording artist)

Goran Bregović
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Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: March 22, 1950
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina

Goran Bregović is a recording artist who achieved prominence as the lead guitarist of the popular rock band, Bijelo Dugme. One of the most popular composers and modern musicians from the Balkans, Goran Bregović is also one of the few Yugoslav musicians to have performed at international venues like the Royal Albert Hall, Carnegie Hall, and L'Olympia.

 11 
Lepa Brena
(Singer)

Lepa Brena
0
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: October 20, 1960
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Tuzla, Bosnia and Herzegovina

 12 
Savo Milošević
(Former Footballer forward)

Savo Milošević
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: September 2, 1973
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Bijeljina, Bosnia and Herzegovina

 13 
Nikica Jelavić
(Footballer)

Nikica Jelavić
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: August 27, 1985
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Čapljina

 14 
Hasan Salihamidžić
(Football player)

Hasan Salihamidžić
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: January 1, 1977
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Jablanica, Bosnia and Herzegovina

 15 
Džanan Musa
(Basketball player)

Džanan Musa
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: May 8, 1999
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Bihać, Bosnia and Herzegovina

 16 
Vedad Ibišević
(Former Footballer forward position)

Vedad Ibišević
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: August 6, 1984
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Vlasenica, Bosnia and Herzegovina

 17 
Mirsad Bektić
(Mixed martial artist)

Mirsad Bektić
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: February 16, 1991
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Srebrenica, Bosnia and Herzegovina

 18 
Dino Merlin
(Singer-songwriter)

Dino Merlin
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Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: September 12, 1962
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina

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Zdravko Čolić
0
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: May 30, 1951
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina

 20 

Mustafa Nadarević
1
Birthdate: May 2, 1943
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Banja Luka, Bosnia and Herzegovina
Died: November 22, 2020

 21 
Maya Berovic
(Singer)

Maya Berovic
0
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: July 8, 1987
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Ilijaš, SR Bosnia and Herzegovina, SFR Yugoslavia

 22 
Mirza Teletovic
(Basketball player)

Mirza Teletovic
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: September 18, 1985
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Mostar, SR Bosnia and Herzegovina

 23 
Zoran Đinđić
(Politician)

Zoran Đinđić
1
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: August 1, 1952
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Bosanski Šamac, Bosnia and Herzegovina
Died: March 12, 2003

 24 
Senad Lulić
(Midfielder)

Senad Lulić
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: January 18, 1986
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Mostar, Bosnia and Herzegovina

 25 
Željko Bebek
(Vocalist)

Željko Bebek
1
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: December 16, 1945
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina

 26 
Eldin Jakupovic
(Football Goalkeeper)

Eldin Jakupovic
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: October 2, 1984
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Kozarac, Bosnia and Herzegovina

 27 
Radovan Karadžić
(Politician)

Radovan Karadžić
4
Listed In: Criminals
Birthdate: June 19, 1945
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Petnjica, Montenegro

 28 

Amra Silajdzic
1
Listed In: Fashion
Birthdate: October 1, 1984
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Sarajevo, SR Bosnia and Herzegovina

 29 
Ivan Dodig
(Tennis player)

Ivan Dodig
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: January 2, 1985
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Međugorje, Bosnia and Herzegovina

 30 

Tvrtko I of Bosnia
0
Birthdate: August 5, 1338
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Srebrenik, Bosnia and Herzegovina
Died: March 10, 1391

 31 

Aleksandar Hemon
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: September 9, 1964
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina

 32 

Slobodan Praljak
4
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: January 2, 1945
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Capljina, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Yugoslavia
Died: November 29, 2017

 33 
Slada Guduras
(Actress)

Slada Guduras
0
Birthdate: August 11, 1987
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Banja Luka, SR Bosnia and Herzegovina, SFR Yugoslavia
Died: December 10, 2014

 34 
Mario Vrančić
(Football midfielder)

Mario Vrančić
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: May 23, 1989
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Slavonski Brod, Croatia

 35 

Vedran Smailović
0
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: November 11, 1956
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina

 36 
Jonquel Jones
(Basketball player - Power forward / Center)

Jonquel Jones
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: January 5, 1994
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Freeport, Bahamas

 37 
Seka Aleksic
(Singer)

Seka Aleksic
1
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: April 23, 1981
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Zvornik, SR Bosnia and Herzegovina, SFR Yugoslavia

 38 
Vladimir Petković
(Football manager and former football player)

Vladimir Petković
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: August 15, 1963
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina

 39 
Muhamed Bešić
(Footballer defensive midfielder)

Muhamed Bešić
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: September 10, 1992
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Berlin, Germany

 40 
Dino Beganovic
(Currently competing in the Formula Regional European Championship for Prema Powerteam)

Dino Beganovic
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: January 19, 2004
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Ekholmen, Linköping, Sweden

 41 
Mile Kitić
(Singer)

Mile Kitić
0
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: January 1, 1952
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Cerani, Bosnia and Herzegovina

 42 
Dejan Damjanovic
(Football player Forward)

Dejan Damjanovic
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: July 27, 1981
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Mostar, Bosnia and Herzegovina

 43 
Brana Bajic
(Television Actress)

Brana Bajic
0
Birthdate: 0000 AD
Birthplace: Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina

 44 
Biljana Plavšić
(Politician)

Biljana Plavšić
1
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: July 7, 1930
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Tuzla, Bosnia and Herzegovina

 45 

Baja Mali Knindža
0
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: October 13, 1966
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Gubin, Bosnia and Herzegovina

 46 
Vojislav Šešelj
(Deputy Prime Minister)

Vojislav Šešelj
2
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: October 11, 1954
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Sarajevo

 47 
Damir Džumhur
(Tennis player)

Damir Džumhur
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: May 20, 1992
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina

 48 
Enes Sipović
(Association football player)

Enes Sipović
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: September 11, 1990
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina

 49 
Emir Preldžić
(Basketball player)

Emir Preldžić
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: September 6, 1987
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Zenica, Bosnia and Herzegovina

 50 
Ante Markovic
(Businessman)

Ante Markovic
2
Listed In: Engineers
Birthdate: November 25, 1924
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Konjic, Bosnia and Herzegovina
Died: November 28, 2011