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Georg Büchner (1813–1837)

Georg Büchner was born on October 17, 1813 in Goddelau, Riedstadt, Hesse, Germany. He was a writer, known for The Loves of the Mighty (1921), Wozzeck (1947) and Lenz (1987). He died on February 19, 1837 in Zurich, Switzerland. See full bio »


(age 23) in Zurich, Switzerland

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Known For

Wozzeck Writer
Lenz Writer
Boichek Writer


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 2020 Berg: Wozzeck (Video) (play)
 2020 Die Revolution frisst ihre Kinder (Documentary) (inspired and based on the play by)
 2020 The Metropolitan Opera HD Live (TV Series) (play "Woyzeck" - 1 episode)
- Berg: Wozzeck (2020) ... (play "Woyzeck")
 2019 Dantons Tod (Video) (based on a play by)
 2018 Berg: Wozzeck (Video) (play)
 2018 Wozzeck (writer)
 2018/IX Fragments (Short)
 2017 Woyzeck (Short) (play)
 2017 Boichek
 2017 Woyzeck (TV Movie) (play)
 2016 Berg: Wozzeck (Video) (play)
 2015 Jacob Lenz (Video) (novella)
 2014 Woyzeck (play)
 2013 Woyzeck (TV Movie) (play)
 2012 Woyzeck (Short) (story)
 2011 Gioia Osthoff Demovideo (Short)
 2010 Woyzeck 2010 (play)
 2007 Wozzeck (Video) (after the drama)
 2007 Upon Reaching the Sun (TV Movie) (play "Woyzeck")
 2006 Lenz (inspiration)
 2005 Delicate Crime (play "Woyzeck")
 2004 Woyzeck (TV Movie)
 2003 Frank and Marie (characters)
 2003 Leonce und Lena (TV Movie) (by)
 1956-2000 Television Theater (TV Series) (drama - 2 episodes)
- Woyzeck (2000) ... (drama)
- Woyzeck (1956) ... (drama)
 1999 Woyzeck (TV Movie) (play)
 1996 Wozzeck (TV Movie) (play "Woyzeck")
 1994 Wozzeck (TV Movie) (play "Woyzeck")
 1994 Woyzeck (play)
 1993 Woyzeck (play)
 1991 Leonce és Léna (TV Movie)
 1990 A Morte de Danton (TV Movie) (play)
 1987 Lenz (short story)
 1987 Wozzeck (TV Movie) (based on the play "Woyzeck" by)
 1986 Dantons dood (TV Movie) (play)
 1984 All the World's a Stage (TV Mini Series) (play: 'Woyzeck' - 1 episode)
- A World Turned Upside-Down (1984) ... (play: 'Woyzeck')
 1981 To theatro tis Defteras (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Lenz (1981)
 1979 Lletres catalanes (TV Series) (play - 1 episode)
- Leonci i Lena (1979) ... (play - as George Büchner)
 1979 Woyzeck (play)
 1978 BBC Play of the Month (TV Series) (play - 1 episode)
- Danton's Death (1978) ... (play)
 1977/II Dantons Tod (TV Movie) (novel)
 1977/I Dantons Tod (TV Movie) (play)
 1976 Woyzeck (TV Movie) (play)
 1976 Taller de comèdies (TV Series) (play - 1 episode)
- Woyzeck (1976) ... (play - as Georg Buchner)
 1975 Leonce und Lena (TV Movie) (play)
 1973 Woyzeck (play)
 1972 La morte di Danton (TV Movie) (play)
 1972 Wozzeck (TV Movie) (play "Woyzeck")
 1972 The Postman (play)
 1972 Woyzeck (TV Movie) (play)
 1971 Lenz (novel)
 1970 La mort de Danton (TV Movie) (play)
 1969 Léonce et Léna (TV Movie) (play)
 1968 Woyzeck (TV Movie) (play)
 1968 Det er ikke til at bære (TV Movie) (Play Lena and Leonce)
 1967 Die Eintrittskarte (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1966/II Woyzeck (TV Movie) (play "Woyzeck")
 1966/I Woyzeck (TV Movie) (play)
 1965/I Woyzeck (TV Movie) (play "Woyzeck")
 1965/II Woyzeck (TV Movie) (play fragment)
 1964/III Woyzeck (TV Movie) (play)
 1964/I Woyzeck (TV Movie) (play)
 1963/I Leonce und Lena (TV Movie) (play)
 1963/III Leonce und Lena (TV Movie)
 1963/II Dantons Tod (TV Movie) (play)
 1963/II Leonce und Lena (TV Movie)
 1963/I Dantons Tod (TV Movie) (play)
 1962 Woyzeck (TV Movie) (play)
 1959 World Theatre (TV Mini Series) (play - 1 episode)
- Danton's Death (1959) ... (play)
 1955 Woyzeck (TV Movie)
 1947 Wozzeck (play "Woyzek")
 1921 The Loves of the Mighty (play "Dantons Tod")

Personal Details

Other Works:

Henry Schmidt's translation of his play, "Leonce and Lena (and Lenz)," was performed at the Tyrone Guthrie Theater, 725 Vineland Place, Minneapolis, Minnesota. Joanne Akalatis was director. Mark Bly was Dramaturge. George Tsypin was set designer. Adelle Bonnie Lutz was costume designer. Terry Allen was composer. Jennifer Tipton... See more »

Publicity Listings:

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

Alternate Names:

Georg Buchner | George Büchner

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In 1832, he was engaged to Wilhelmine Jaeglé (1810-1880).

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