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Friedrich Nietzsche (1844–1900)


Friedrich Nietzsche was raised having five women around him - his mother, grandmother, two aunts and a sister, all living together. His father, a Lutheran pastor, died when Nietzsche was 5 years old. After a Catholic school he studied music and Greco-Roman culture at the famous Schulpfora from 1858-1864, continued at the universities of Bonn, ... See full bio »

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Known For

A Divina Comédia
(1991)
Die Nacht
Die Nacht Writer
(1985)
Der Weg nach Rio
(1931)

Filmography

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 2011 Dionysos, Szenen und Dithyramben - Eine Opernphantasie (TV Movie) (after: "Dionysos-Dithyramben")
 2007 Carbon Elvis
 2003 Unsere Besten (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Wer ist der größte Deutsche? (2003) ... (uncredited)
 2001 Thus Spake Zarathustra (book)
 1999 Dancing Queen (Short) (inspiration)
 1991 A Divina Comédia (extracts - as Nietzsche)
 1985 Die Nacht (text)
 1931 Der Weg nach Rio (novella)
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 1995 The Addiction (writer: "Eine Sylvesternacht" - as Friedrich Nietzshe)
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 2003 Nietzsche (Video short) (special thanks)
 1990 Continental (acknowledgment)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Novel: "Thus Spake Zarathustra" (filmed as Thus Spake Zarathustra (2001)). See more »

Publicity Listings:

6 Print Biographies | 1 Portrayal | See more »

Alternate Names:

Nietzsche

Height:

5' 8" (1.73 m)
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

For believe me!-the secret of realizing the greatest fruitfulness and the greatest enjoyment of existence is: to live dangerously! Build your cities on the slopes of Vesuvius! Send your ships out into uncharted seas! Live in conflict with your equals and with yourselves! Be robbers and ravagers as long as you cannot be rulers and owners, you men of knowledge! The time will soon be past when you ... See more »

Trivia:

A philosopher. See more »

Trademark:

Much misunderstood. See more »

Star Sign:

Libra

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