Top 20 Poet celebrities in Estonia

Here is the latest list of the world's top 20 Poet celebrities [Updated May 29, 2022].

1. Henrik Visnapuu

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Henrik Visnapuu was born on January 2, 1890 in Estonia.
As a journalist, he wrote for a publication called Tallinna Teataja.

2. Lydia Koidula

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Lydia Koidula was born on December 24, 1843 in Vandra, Estonia.
Her best-known poem, "Emajõe Ööbik" ("The Nightingale of the Mother River"), was published in 1867.

3. Marie Under

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Marie Under was born on March 27, 1883 in Estonia.
She fled with her family to Sweden in 1944 when Estonia fell under Soviet control.

4. Viivi Luik

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Viivi Luik was born on November 6, 1946 in Estonia.
Her first collection of poems, Holiday of Clouds, was published in 1965.

5. Mats Traat

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Mats Traat was born on November 23, 1936 in Estonia.
His literary work focuses on the influence of Estonian culture upon the lives and decisions of individuals.

6. Martin Lipp

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Martin Lipp was born on March 11, 1854 in Estonia.
He served as pastor of the St. Lawrence Church in Noo, Estonia.

7. Kristjan Jaak Peterson

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Kristjan Jaak Peterson was born on March 14, 1801 in Estonia.
He died of tuberculosis at the young age of twenty-one.

8. Juhan Viiding

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Juhan Viiding was born on June 1, 1948 in Estonia.
He acted in a number of plays at the Estonian Drama Theatre.

9. Jaan Kaplinski

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Jaan Kaplinski was born on January 22, 1941 in Estonia.
He has a main-belt asteroid (29528 Kaplinski) named after him.

10. Heiti Talvik

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Heiti Talvik was born on November 9, 1904 in Estonia.
He was deported to Siberia in May of 1945 during the Soviet Occupation of Estonia.

11. Ain Kaalep

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Ain Kaalep was born on June 4, 1926 in Estonia.
From 1989 to 2001, he served as Editor-in-Chief of a journal called Akadeemia.

12. Artur Adson

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Artur Adson was born on February 3, 1889 in Estonia.
He was part of the Siuru movement, which greatly impacted Estonian literature.

13. Artur Alliksaar

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Artur Alliksaar was born on April 15, 1923 in Estonia.
He published a play entitled "Nimetu Saar" ("Nameless Island").

14. August Gailit

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August Gailit was born on January 9, 1891 in Estonia.
He co-founded a literary group called Siuru in 1917. Erotic poems written by members of the group were considered scandalous by the general public.

15. Betti Alver

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Betti Alver was born on November 23, 1906 in Estonia.
She was a member of an influential group of Estonian poets called the Arbujad (Soothsayers).

16. Ernst Enno

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Ernst Enno was born on June 8, 1875 in Estonia.
His poetry was greatly influenced by Buddhism and Western mysticism.

17. Johann Voldemar Jannsen

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Johann Voldemar Jannsen was born on May 16, 1819 in Estonia.
His patriotic song, "Mu isamaa, mu onn ja room," was set to music in 1848 and became the Estonian national anthem in 1920.

18. Juhan Liiv

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Juhan Liiv was born on April 30, 1864 in Estonia.
His first successful literary work, "Vari" ("The Shadow"), foreshadowed the gloomy atmosphere and dark thematic content of his later work.

19. Mart Raud

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Mart Raud was born on September 14, 1903 in Estonia.
He was a supporter of the Soviet Occupation of Estonia.

20. Paul Eerik Rummo

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Paul Eerik Rummo was born on January 19, 1942 in Estonia.
He served as Estonian Minister of Culture and Education from 1992 to 1994.