Born October 9, 1892(1892-10-09) Dolac (village near Travnik), Bosnia and Herzegovina, Austro-Hungarian Empire
Ivo Andrić (October 9, 1892 – March 13, 1975) was a Croatian novelist, short story writer, and the 1961 winner of the Nobel Prize in Literature. His writings dealt mainly with life in his native Bosnia under the Ottoman Empire. His native house in Travnik has been transformed into a Museum, and his Belgrade flat on Andrićev Venac host the Museum of Ivo Andrić, and Ivo Andrić Foundation.
|Vladimir Prelog, Nobel prize laureate for chemistry in 1975.
The following is a list of Famous Croats from Bosnia and Herzegovina, prominent individuals who were Croatian citizens or of Croatian ancestry.