18 March 1913|
Vuka, Croatia-Slavonia, Austria-Hungary
|Died||24 April 2003
|Service/branch||Croatian Air Force|
|Years of service||1941 - 1945|
|Battles/wars||World War II in Yugoslavia|
|Awards||Order of Danica Hrvatska with face of Franjo Bučar|
During the Independent State of Croatia period she was married to Croatian journalist Namik Kulenović. From 1943 she served in the Croatian War Air Force. For a time she was the personal pilot of minister Ante Vokić. In 1944, her husband died in a plane crash. After the Second World War she was no longer allowed to fly in Communist Yugoslavia and her story was largely unknown.
Matanović-Kulenović died in 2003.