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Günter Grass (1927–2015)


Günter Grass was born on October 16, 1927 in Free City of Danzig as Günter Wilhelm Grass. He was a writer, known for The Tin Drum (1979), Der Unbequeme - Der Dichter Günter Grass (2007) and Unkenrufe (2005). He was married to Ute Grunert and Anna Margareta Schwartz. He died on April 13, 2015 in Lübeck, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany. See full bio »

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 2005 Unkenrufe (novel)
 1997 Die Rättin (TV Movie) (novel)
 1979 The Tin Drum (additional dialogue) / (novel)
 1971 Davor (TV Movie)
 1969 Die bösen Köche (TV Movie)
 1967 Cat and Mouse (novel)
 1967 New York Television Theatre (TV Series) (works - 1 episode)
- The World of Günter Grass (1967) ... (works)
 1966 Camera Three (TV Series) (works - 1 episode)
- The World of Günter Grass (1966) ... (works)
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Other Works:

(March 17 to April 30, 1972) His play, "Uptight," was translated by A. Leslie Wilson and Ralph Manheim in The Arena Stage Theatre production at the Kreeger Theater in Washington D.C. Alan Schneider was director. See more »

Publicity Listings:

3 Print Biographies | 1 Interview | 8 Articles | 1 Pictorial | 3 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Height:

5' 7½" (1.71 m)
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Trivia:

Strong supporter of the Social Democratic Party of Germany and the peace movement. See more »

Star Sign:

Libra

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