One of the greatest ever Croatian musicians passed away this morning at 5.00am in Split General Hospital. Oliver Dragojevic had been battling lung cancer for a year and this morning sadly lost the battle and died at the age of 71.
Oliver Dragojevic, who was born in Split, spent most of his childhood in Vela Luka on the island of Korcula. He attended a music school in Split, where he studied piano, then clarinet and guitar.
His career is marked with many timeless classics and his music will live on for the centuries to come.