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Edin Dzeko
(Football player)
Edin Dzeko
6
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: March 17, 1986
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
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Gavrilo Princip
(Assassinator of Archduke Franz Ferdinand)
Gavrilo Princip
23
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
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Miralem Pjanic
(Footballer midfielder)
Miralem Pjanic
6
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: April 2, 1990
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Tuzla, Bosnia and Herzegovina
 4 
Jusuf Nurkić
(Basketball player)
Jusuf Nurkić
3
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: August 23, 1994
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Tuzla, Bosnia and Herzegovina
 5 
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
 6 
Sead Kolašinac
(Footballer)
Sead Kolašinac
4
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: June 20, 1993
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Karlsruhe, Germany
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 7 
Alija Izetbegovic
(Political Activist, First President of Bosnia & Herzegovina)
Alija Izetbegovic
0
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.
 8 
Darijo Srna
(Croatian footballer)
Darijo Srna
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: May 1, 1982
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Metković
 9 
Asmir Begović
(Football goalkeeper)
Asmir Begović
2
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: June 20, 1987
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Trebinje, Bosnia and Herzegovina
 10 
Lepa Brena
(Singer)
Lepa Brena
0
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: October 20, 1960
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Tuzla, Bosnia and Herzegovina
 11 
Goran Bregović
(Internationally Renowned Recording Artist and Lead Guitarist of the Rock Band ‘Bijelo Dugme’)
Goran Bregović
0
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.

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Hasan Salihamidžić
(Football player)
Hasan Salihamidžić
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: January 1, 1977
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Jablanica, Bosnia and Herzegovina
 13 
Džanan Musa
(Basketball player)
Džanan Musa
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: May 8, 1999
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Bihać, Bosnia and Herzegovina
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Nikica Jelavić
(Footballer)
Nikica Jelavić
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: August 27, 1985
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Čapljina
 15 
Savo Milošević
(Former Footballer forward)
Savo Milošević
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: September 2, 1973
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Bijeljina, Bosnia and Herzegovina
 16 
Dino Merlin
(Singer-songwriter)
Dino Merlin
0
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: September 12, 1962
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Sarajevo, 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
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Vedad Ibišević
(Former Footballer forward position)
Vedad Ibišević
2
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: August 6, 1984
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Vlasenica, Bosnia and Herzegovina
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Mustafa Nadarević
1
Birthdate: May 2, 1943
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Banja Luka, Bosnia and Herzegovina
Died: November 22, 2020
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Zdravko Čolić
0
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: May 30, 1951
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
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Maya Berovic
(Singer)
Maya Berovic
0
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: July 8, 1987
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Ilijaš, SR Bosnia and Herzegovina, SFR Yugoslavia
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Mirza Teletovic
(Basketball player)
Mirza Teletovic
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: September 18, 1985
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Mostar, SR Bosnia and Herzegovina
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Željko Bebek
(Vocalist)
Željko Bebek
1
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: December 16, 1945
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
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Senad Lulić
(Midfielder)
Senad Lulić
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: January 18, 1986
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Mostar, Bosnia and Herzegovina
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Eldin Jakupovic
(Football Goalkeeper)
Eldin Jakupovic
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: October 2, 1984
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Kozarac, Bosnia and Herzegovina
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Radovan Karadžić
(Politician)
Radovan Karadžić
6
Listed In: Criminals
Birthdate: June 19, 1945
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Petnjica, Montenegro
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Ivan Dodig
(Tennis player)
Ivan Dodig
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: January 2, 1985
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Međugorje, Bosnia and Herzegovina
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Tvrtko I of Bosnia
1
Birthdate: August 5, 1338
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Srebrenik, Bosnia and Herzegovina
Died: March 10, 1391
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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
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Ratko Mladić
(Bosnian Serb convicted war criminal and colonel-general who led the Army of Republika Srpska)
Ratko Mladić
9
Listed In: Criminals
Birthdate: March 12, 1942
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Božanovići, Independent State of Croatia
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Aleksandar Hemon
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: September 9, 1964
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
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Slobodan Praljak
5
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: January 2, 1945
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Capljina, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Yugoslavia
Died: November 29, 2017
 33 
Mario Vrančić
(Football midfielder)
Mario Vrančić
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: May 23, 1989
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Slavonski Brod, Croatia
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Seka Aleksic
(Singer)
Seka Aleksic
2
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: April 23, 1981
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Zvornik, SR Bosnia and Herzegovina, SFR Yugoslavia
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Biljana Plavšić
(Politician)
Biljana Plavšić
1
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: July 7, 1930
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Tuzla, Bosnia and Herzegovina
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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
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Vedran Smailović
0
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: November 11, 1956
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
 38 
Muhamed Bešić
(Footballer defensive midfielder)
Muhamed Bešić
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: September 10, 1992
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Berlin, Germany
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Dejan Damjanovic
(Football player Forward)
Dejan Damjanovic
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: July 27, 1981
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Mostar, Bosnia and Herzegovina
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Mile Kitić
(Singer)
Mile Kitić
0
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: January 1, 1952
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Cerani, Bosnia and Herzegovina
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Anel Ahmedhodžić
(Football player - Centre Back)
Anel Ahmedhodžić
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: March 26, 1999
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Malmö, Sweden
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Slada Guduras
(Actress)
Slada Guduras
1
Birthdate: August 11, 1987
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Banja Luka, SR Bosnia and Herzegovina, SFR Yugoslavia
Died: December 10, 2014
 43 
Brana Bajic
(Television Actress)
Brana Bajic
0
Birthplace: Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
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Baja Mali Knindža
0
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: October 13, 1966
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Gubin, Bosnia and Herzegovina
 45 
Miroslav Filipović
(Military officer)
Miroslav Filipović
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: June 5, 1915
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Jajce, Bosnia and Herzegovina
Died: 1946 AD
 46 
Ante Markovic
(The Last Prime Minister of Yugoslavia)
Ante Markovic
2
Listed In: Engineers
Birthdate: November 25, 1924
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Konjic, Bosnia and Herzegovina
Died: November 28, 2011

Croat-Yugoslav politician Ante Markovic, who served as Yugoslavia’s last prime minister, witnessed his country being disintegrated into Croatia, Slovenia, and Macedonia amid an economic collapse. He was also a businessman who built luxury apartments and hydropower plants. He had also served as the director of Rade Koncar.

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Damir Džumhur
(Tennis player)
Damir Džumhur
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: May 20, 1992
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
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Vojislav Šešelj
(Deputy Prime Minister)
Vojislav Šešelj
4
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: October 11, 1954
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Sarajevo
 49 
Zoran Đinđić
(Politician)
Zoran Đinđić
2
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: August 1, 1952
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Bosanski Šamac, Bosnia and Herzegovina
Died: March 12, 2003
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Miraj Grbić
0
Birthdate: July 17, 1976
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina