Branko Ćopić

01.01.1915. Hašani - 26.03. 1984. Belgrade

Poet, narrator, novelist and writer children's books, participant in the Second World War and he was awarded Partizanske spomenice. He had a very particular humour in his novels and his short stories and he claimed that humour was the pillar of everything he created. His "barefoot" childhood turned into a life and work of "Jesenjin village dreamer".

His urn is placed at the New Cemetery in the lot of Distinguished Citizens.