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Thomas Mann (I) (1875–1955)

Thomas Mann was probably Germany's most influential author of the 20th century, receiving the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1929. Born on 6 June 1875 in Lübeck, his family moved to Munich in 1893, where he lived until 1933 and wrote some of his most successful novels like "Buddenbrocks" (1901), "Death in Venice" (1912) or "The Magic Mountain" (1924... See full bio »

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Known For

Death in Venice
Der Zauberberg
The Buddenbrooks


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 2013 O Amor e a Morte (TV Movie) (inspired by the works of)
 2010 Death in Venice (Video) (after)
 2008 Buddenbrooks (novel)
 1999 Eleonora (TV Movie) (texts - as Mann)
 1996 Dem deutschen Volke (Documentary) (text "Deutsche Hörer")
 1994 Mario und der Zauberer (novel)
 1993 Mne skuchno, bes (TV Movie) (novel "Dr. Faustus")
 1992 Le mirage (based on the novel "Die Betrogene" by)
 1990 Death in Venice (TV Movie) (novella "Der Tod in Venedig")
 1990 Der kleine Herr Friedemann (TV Movie) (novel)
 1989 Poseshcheniye (novella "The Clown")
 1986 Cinema Falado (excerpt)
 1986 Zenés TV színház (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1982 Doktor Faustus (novel)
 1982 Der Zauberberg (novel)
 1982 Bekenntnisse des Hochstaplers Felix Krull (TV Mini-Series) (novel)
 1981 Death in Venice (TV Movie) (novella)
 1979 Die Buddenbrooks (TV Series) (novel - 2 episodes)
- Ein ungewöhnlicher Besucher (1979) ... (novel)
- Das neue Haus (1979) ... (novel)
 1979 Org (novel "Die vertauschten Köpfe - eine indische Legende")
 1977 Unordnung und frühes Leid (novella)
 1976 Mário a kúzelník (TV Movie) (novelette "Mario und der Zauberer")
 1975 Trisztán (TV Movie) (short story)
 1975 Lotte in Weimar (novel)
 1975 Tristan (TV Movie) (novella)
 1974 Los libros (TV Series) (novel - 1 episode)
- La montaña mágica (1974) ... (novel)
 1971 I Buddenbrook (TV Mini-Series) (novel - 7 episodes)
- Episode #1.7 (1971) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.6 (1971) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.5 (1971) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.4 (1971) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.3 (1971) ... (novel)
 1971 Death in Venice (novel)
 1968 Der Zauberberg (TV Movie) (novel "Der Zauberberg")
 1965 Jakob und Rahel (novel)
 1965 Buddenbrooks (TV Mini-Series) (novel - 1 episode)
- Toni (1965) ... (novel)
 1965 Wälsungenblut (novella)
 1964 Tonio Kröger (novella)
 1959 Mario (TV Movie) (novel "Mario und der Zauberer")
 1959 The Buddenbrooks (novel "Die Buddenbrooks")
 1959 The Buddenbrooks (novel "Die Buddenbrooks")
 1957 La cravate (Short) (novel "The Transposed Heads")
 1953 His Royal Highness (novel)
 1923 Die Buddenbrooks (novel)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Novel: "Die Buddenbrooks" (filmed as The Buddenbrooks (1959)). See more »

Publicity Listings:

2 Biographical Movies | 2 Print Biographies | 1 Portrayal | See more »

Alternate Names:

Dr. Thomas Mann | Mann

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Personal Quote:

Solitude gives birth to the original in us, to beauty unfamiliar and perilous--to poetry. But also, it gives birth to the opposite: to the perverse, the illicit, the absurd.


Conferred an honorary doctor's degree by the University of Bonn in 1919 (deprived in 1937, and restored in 1946). See more »

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