Read on to know more about the most famous and influential people from Serbia.

The Serbians are a vibrant community of people hailing from Serbia as well as Bosnia, Herzegovina and Montenegro, and form significant minorities in Croatia, the Republic of Macedonia and Slovenia. Serbians are particularly known for their rich literary heritage. The history of Serbian literature begins with theological works from the 10th- and 11th centuries, and has prospered since the early 19th century. The most well known authors are Ivo Andrić, Miloš Crnjanski, Meša Selimović, Borislav Pekić, Branko Miljković, and Danilo Kiš. Svetlana Velmar-Janković and Gordana Kuić are the best known female novelists in Serbia today. Architect Milan Zloković was one of the founders of the Group of Architects of Modern Expressions, while Ivan Antić is considered one of the former Yugoslavia's best post-war architects. Distinguished sculptor and academic Simeon Roksandić, is frequently cited as one of the most renowned figures in Yugoslavian sculpture. Athletic and hardworking, Serbians have also made a name for themselves in the field of sports. Serbian born Monica Seles and Novak Djokovic are among the best tennis players the world has ever seen. This section provides you information about the life and works of famous Serbians.
Novak DjokovicNovak Djokovic
(Tennis Star)

22 May 1987

Belgrade, SR Serbia, SFR Yugoslavia

Gemini

See page for author [Public domain], via Wikimedia CommonsMileva Marić
(Physicist)

19 December 1875

04 August 1948

Titel

Sagittarius

Emina JahovićEmina Jahović
(Singer-songwriter)

15 January 1982

Novi Pazar, Yugoslavia

Capricorn

Boris TadićBoris Tadić
(Former President of Serbia)

15 January 1958

Sarajevo

Capricorn

Ivica DačićIvica Dačić
(Former Prime Minister of Serbia)

01 January 1966

Prizren

Capricorn

Slobodan MilosevicSlobodan Milosevic
(Former President of Serbia & the Federal Republic of Yugoslavia)

20 August 1941

11 March 2006

Požarevac

Leo

Mihajlo Idvorski PupinMihajlo Idvorski Pupin
(Physicist)

09 October 1858

12 March 1935

Idvor

Libra

Emir KusturicaEmir Kusturica
(Actor, Film producer, Film director, Screenwriter, Musician, Guitarist)

24 November 1954

Sarajevo

Sagittarius

Bojana NovakovicBojana Novakovic
(Actor)

17 November 1981

Belgrade

Scorpio

Marco HuckMarco Huck
(Boxer)

11 November 1984

Ugao

Scorpio

Jelena KarleušaJelena Karleuša
(Singer, Columnist)

17 August 1978

Belgrade

Leo

Đorđe VajfertĐorđe Vajfert
(Industrialist, Banker, Coin collecting, Book collector)

15 June 1850

12 January 1937

Pančevo

Gemini

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