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Date of Birth 28 August 1903Vienna, Austria
Date of Death 13 March 1990Silver Spring, Maryland, USA  (suicide following long illness)

Mini Bio (1)

Bruno Bettelheim was born on August 28, 1903 in Vienna, Austria. He was an actor, known for Portrait de Bruno Bettelheim (1974), Zelig (1983) and Take Thirty (1962). He was married to Gertrude Weinfeld. He died on March 13, 1990 in Silver Spring, Maryland, USA.

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Gertrude Weinfeld (14 May 1941 - 1984) (her death) (3 children)

Trivia (5)

Child psychologist and psychotherapist.
Author of several books on child rearing and child psychology.
Came to USA in 1939 and became a citizen in 1944.
Children = daughters Ruth and Naomi; son Eric.
Biography in: "The Scribner Encyclopedia of American Lives". Volume Two, 1986-1990, pages 98-100. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1999.

Personal Quotes (1)

Most people want to make sure that tomorrow is just like yesterday.

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