Juraj Baraković (Plemići, Rtina near Zadar, 1548 – Rome, August 1, 1628) was a Croatian Renaissance poet from Zadar.
T.G. Jackson was hired to complete the construction of the bell tower of the Romanesque cathedral of St Anastasia in Zadar. The bell tower was finished in December 1893, and it is his only architectural work in Croatia.
Konrad von Grünenberg was a German pilgrim who travelled along Dalmatian Coast and visited Zadar on his pilgrimage to the Holly Land in 1486.
She arrived at the Zadar port on the Radiant yacht and continued her cruise of the Adriatic by visiting the Kornati islands.
Andrea Meldolla (Croatian: Andrija Medulić), also known as Andrea Schiavone (c.1510/1515–1563) was a Renaissance etcher and painter, active mainly in Venice.
Pope Alexander III visited Zadar on 13th of March 1177
On October 7, 1865, the official opening ceremony of the New Theatre took place with the performance of Verdi´s opera “Un ballo in maschera“ (“The Masked Ball”)...
The legend speaks of a Roman woman, the wife of a patrician, who was held under house arrest because of her wish to remain a virgin.
Šime Budinić (1530/35–1600), Renaissance church writer and translator
The famous American actor and film director Matt Dillon visited Zadar for the Film Forum Festival 2011 where he received the “Tomislav Pinter” Award for special contribution to cinematic art.