Petöfi, Sandor (18231849)

Petöfi, Sandor, celebrated Magyar poet and patriot, born in the county of Pesth, of poor parents; first announced himself as a poet in 1844; wrote a number of war-songs; fought in the cause of the revolution of 1848, and fell in the battle of Schässburg; his poetry inaugurated a new era in the literature of his country (18231849).

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

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