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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 The Call of the Toad (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 The Call of the Toad (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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Novel: "The Danzig Trilogy" See more »

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


5' 7½" (1.71 m)

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His daughter with architect and painter Veronika Schröter is the actress Helene Grass. He also has a child, Nele (b. 1979) with book editor Ingrid Krüger. See more »

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