150 YEARS SINCE THE FIRST SPEECH IN CROATIAN GIVEN IN THE CROATIAN PARLIAMENT ON MAY 5, 1843 BY IVAN
  • Number: 60
  • 150 YEARS SINCE THE FIRST SPEECH IN CROATIAN GIVEN IN THE CROATIAN PARLIAMENT ON MAY 5, 1843 BY IVAN
  • In 19th century, the Croatian parliament was the last in Europe in which Latin was still spoken. On 2 May, 1843 Ivan Kukuljević (1816 – 1889) stood up in parliament and made his famous speech about the Croatian language and the need for it to replace the dead language of Latin.
  • Value:
  • 500 HRD
  • Design:
  • Josip Biffel, academic painter, Zagreb
  • Size:
  • 35,5 x 42,6 mm
  • Paper:
  • white 90g, gummed
  • Perforation:
  • 14, comb
  • Technique:
  • Multicolor Offset Printing
  • Printed by:
  • Zrinski d.d., Čakovec
  • Date of issue:
  • 02.05.1993.
  • Quantity:
  • 350000