Marin Držić; Marino Darsa
Date of Birth: 1508
Place of Birth: Ragusa (Dubrovnik)
Date of Death: 2 May 1567
Place of Death: Venice
Marin Držić (Marino Darsa in Italian) was a Croatian poet and playwright, the most famous Renaissance author of comedies in Croatia.
Only a few reliable data about his life are available. He attended the Latin school in Dubrovnik, where in 1526 when still a young man he was appointed r…