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 Franz Werfel

Franz Werfel

Birth
Prague, Okres Praha, Prague Capital City, Czech Republic
Death 26 Aug 1945 (aged 54)
Manhattan, New York County (Manhattan), New York, USA
Burial Vienna, Wien Stadt, Vienna (Wien), Austria
Plot Group 32 C, Number 39
Memorial ID 1292 · View Source
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Writer. Sucessful poet, dramatist and narrator whose fundamental attitude was a deeply religious one. His early works were influenced by Expressionism, but his later dramas and stories dealing with historical and religious themes were written in a psycologically and historically Realist style. Emigrated to the USA in 1940. Was the third husband of Alma Mahler (widow of Gustav Mahler).


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Added: 1 Jan 2001
  • Find A Grave Memorial 1292
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Franz Werfel (10 Sep 1890–26 Aug 1945), Find A Grave Memorial no. 1292, citing Zentralfriedhof, Vienna, Wien Stadt, Vienna (Wien), Austria ; Maintained by Find A Grave .