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Julius Krohn

Julius Leopold Fredrik Krohn (19 April 1835 – 28 August 1888) was a Finnish folk poetry researcher, professor of Finnish literature, poet, hymn writer, translator and journalist. He was born in Viipuri and was of Baltic German origin. Krohn worked as a lecturer on Finnish language in Helsinki University from the year 1875 and as a supernumerary professor from 1885. He was one of the most notable researchers into Finnish folk poetry in the 19th century. His native language was German.

Birth and Death Data: Born April 19th, 1835 (Vyborg), Died August 28th, 1888 (Vyborg)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1916

Roles Represented in DAHR: lyricist

Notes: Finnish poet, folklorist, and professor of Finnish literature, U. of Helsinki; published poetry under the pseudonym "Suonio.'


Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor B-17921 10-in. 6/23/1916 Tuuti, mun vauvani, nukkukaa! [Baby go to sleep] Elli Suokas Female vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  


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