Andrej Hlinka Death, Bio

Name Andrej Hlinka
Date of Birth September 27, 1864
Place of Birth Slovakia

Andrej Hlinka


Andrej Hlinka was born on September 27, 1864 in Slovakia. He died on Aug 13, 1938 (age 73). Before World War II, there was a Catholic priest in Slovakia who was also a highly powerful public figure and activist.

He received his degree in theology from Spiska Kapitula, where he studied. In 1918, he became a member of the Slovak National Council and signed the Martin declaration, which sought a political union with the Czech nation. He was a strong supporter of this union. Ernova, which is today a neighbourhood of Ruomberok, was where he was born.

Andrej Hlinka

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