|Died||28 July 1962 (aged 85)|
Bratislava, Czechoslovakia, (present-day Slovakia)
|Citizenship||Austro-Hungarian Empire, Czechoslovakia, Slovakia|
|Occupation||Lutheran priest, missionary, writer, editor|
|Known for||The first translation of Bible from original languages into Slovak|
|Ru?ena Vraná from Tisovec|
He translated the Bible from original languages into Slovak. The first edition of the complete Lutheran Slovak Bible was edited by British and Foreign Bible Society in 1936. The revised edition was printed in Kutná Hora (Czech Republic) in 1951.