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date: 17 November 2019

Comenius, Johannes Amos [Jan Amos Komenský]locked

(1592–1670)
  • M. Greengrass

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Comenius, Johannes Amos [Jan Amos Komenský] (1592–1670), theologian and educationist, was born on 28 March 1592, the only son of Martin Segeš Komenský (d. 1602), a burgher in Uherský Brod, and his wife, Anna (d. 1603). Comenius was born in Moravia...

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