|Holger Henrik Herholdt Drachmann (October 9, 1846 ľ January 14, 1908), was a Danish poet, painter and dramatist. He was born and died in Copenhagen but he got a final resting place in a tomb in the dunes north of Skagen because he lived most of his life in Skagen.|
He became most famous as dramatist with his most famous play "Der var engang" (Once upon a time) from 1885. It was a song play with the song "Midsommervisen" (Midsummer Song) . In Denmark it's sung on June 23rd. when the bonfire with the witch is lit.