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» Dr. Andrija Puharich: parapsychologist, medical researcher, and inventor
Submitted By Marko Puljić | Published 06/8/2012 | Science , Croatian Life Stories | Unrated
Andrija (Henry) K. Puharich M.D., LL.D., was born on February 19, 1918 in Chicago, United States. He graduated from Northwestern University Medical School in 1947 and completed his residency in internal medicine at Permanente Hospital in California. During his scientific career Dr. Puharich held 56 American and foreign patents for his inventions in the fields of medical electronics, neurophysiology and biocybernetics. His most known i
» Mia Slavenska 1916-2002 Croatian ballerina one of the greatest
Submitted By Prof.Dr. Darko Zubrinic | Published 04/25/2012 | Music , People , In Memoriam , Entertainment , Education , Culture And Arts , Croatian Life Stories | Unrated
  Mia Čorak Slavenska, born in Croatia, a child star at 4 in Croatia's capital Zagreb, became a solo dancer at 12, prima ballerina at Croatian National Theatre in Zagreb at 18, starred as prima ballerina of the Ballet Russe in Paris, Ballet Theatre, London Festival Ballet. Organized her first ballet company at 12. With Slavenska-Franklin Ballet, created dance history with the ballet A Streetcar Named Desire. Mia was fluent
» Sinking of the Titanic in 1912 and Croatians
Submitted By Dr. Ante Čuvalo | Published 04/19/2012 | People , History , Education , Croatian Life Stories | Unrated
April 15, 2012 marks the 100th anniversary of the sinking of the famous Titanic liner.  Among 1,316 passengers, out of which 818 died in this horrific tragedy that stunned the world, there were also a number of Croatians and/or people coming from Croatia and Bosnia and Herzegovina. Carpathia was the only ship to come to Titanic’s passengers and crew rescue. At the time of Titanic’s sinking Carpathia was o
» Tarara: Croats and Maori in New Zealand, monograph by Senka Bozic-Vrbancic
Submitted By Nenad N. Bach and Darko Žubrinić | Published 12/29/2011 | Music , Friends , Entertainment , Education , Croatian Life Stories , Community | Unrated
Maori called us Tarara. , as we speak so fast... At the beginning of the twentieth century, as Croatians left Dalmatia and the Austro-Hungarian Empire for the brave new world of New Zealand, Drawing from official documents, oral histories, novels, letters, newspaper articles, marriage certificates, and much more, Senka Bozic-Vrbancic on the photo explores relationships between Maori and Croats. How has their collective identity been s
» Travels bring experiences and memories that last a lifetime. Capt. Iv Vidos and Violi Calvert
Submitted By Violi Calvert | Published 10/17/2011 | Tourism , Friends In Action , Friends , Entertainment , Croatian Life Stories | Unrated
Travels bring experiences and memories that last a lifetime. They give us the opportunities to visit beautiful and interesting places, and meet amazing people. During a recent holiday my husband and I had included a 10-night Mediterranean cruise. In his welcome address I noted that the Captain is Croatian. Captain Iv Vidos reflected in his talk to passengers his great love for the sea and his mission of ensuring the safety and enjoyment of t
» Esther Gitman and Jadranka Juresko-Kero @ The Harriman Institute on November 3rd 2011
Submitted By Nenad N. Bach | Published 10/13/2011 | History , Culture And Arts , Croatian Life Stories | Unrated
New York premier of the documentary film made by Jadranka Juresko Kero (photo left). This is a story about dr Esther Gitman, a historian of Jewish origins who has written the book “When Courage Prevailed”. Dr Gitman’s message is the film’s main motive. Her message is that the rescue of the Jews in the Independent State of Croatia and the role played by Archbishop Stepinac deserve internationalization so that the wh
» Croatian Viewpoint website of Jean & Ante Marinovic husband and wife team in Melbourne
Submitted By Nenad N. Bach and Darko Žubrinić | Published 07/30/2011 | People , Friends In Action , Education , Croatian Life Stories | Unrated
Croatian Viewpoint’s mission is to bring the Croatian ‘journey to freedom’ to an English-speaking audience.‘Viewpoint’ presents an analysis of key Croatian issues from a human rights perspective, and the ‘Virtual Policnik Museum’ interprets the Croatian history of the Zadar hinterland from an ethnographic viewpoint. Croatian Viewpoint’s hosts are Ante Marinovic and Jean Lunt Marinovic, a
» Carmen Verlichak Vrljičak: Hrvati u Argentini - Croatians in Argentina
Carmen Verlichak is distiguished Croatian writer living in Buenos Aires, Argentina, born in Madrid, Spain, expert in the history of Croatians in South America. In 2011 her publishing house Krivodol Press seated in Buenos Aires, and named after a small Croatian village of Krivodol from which her predecessors arrive, issued an extremely interesting book Hrvati u Argentina (Croatians in Argentina), in Croatian langauge. It is closely related t
» Casting Call For House Hunters International
Submitted By Marko Puljić | Published 06/6/2011 | Svi putevi vode u Hrvatsku , Media Watch , Croatian Life Stories | Unrated
House Hunters International, on Home and Garden TV is looking for people who have recently relocated to Croatia to appear on the show. Being on the show is a lot of fun for participants and a great way for them to document their exciting search for a home and new life abroad.  It's also a very positive show which offers a wonderful opportunity to inform our viewers about interesting countries and cultures worldwide. It can drive interest in


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