pater Josip Antolović

Jesuit Father Joseph Antolovic (1926th-2008th) is among the most famous biographists in the world. In 1966, the American Biographical Institute has declared this man from Bistrinčani the man of the year in the world for his work and especially for the multi-volume biographies of saints - twelve volumes that later were combined in his most important book of spiritual giants: Saints Catholic Church (1998).

He was engaged in a variety of things - he worked as a trainer, teacher, priest and rector of the seminaries in Dubrovnik, Zagreb and Split, and was also the editor of the Croatian program on Radio Vatican.