FRANO SUPILO

Supilo promoted an entirely new approach in Croatian politics.

Supilo promoted an entirely new approach in Croatian politics.

Politician and writer was born in poor peasant family in Konavle region and was educated in Dubrovnik. Advocating Croatia's political unification with Dalmatia he was elected in 1895. in the leadership of the Party of Rights. Supilo have repeatedly been offered to lead Party of Rights newspaper, but he agreed only after he got the editorial independence. He transferred the Hrvatska Sloga newspaper from Susak to Rijeka  and reformed it to Novi list that is being published till today. Supilo promoted an entirely new approach in Croatian politics, trying to find common points between the aspirations of Croatian and Hungarian interests.