Alfred Polgar

Alfred Polgar

Birth
Vienna, Wien Stadt, Vienna (Wien), Austria
Death 24 Apr 1955 (aged 81)
Zürich, Bezirk Zürich, Zürich, Switzerland
Burial Zürich, Bezirk Zürich, Zürich, Switzerland
Plot Group L. Grave 83.144
Memorial ID 13887172 · View Source
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Author, Journalist. He was born in Wien, Austria. He began his career as journalist for the Wiener Allgemeine Zeitung. When the nazis raised to power, he fleed Germany to Prague and later to United States. Here, he worked for the MGM. He is remembered for his books "Kleine Zeit," "Max Pallenberg," "Kleine Schriften," "Der Unsterbliche Kaspar," "Die Defraudanten," "Geschichten ohne Moral," "Die lila Wiese" and "Taschenspiegel," among many others.

Bio by: José L Bernabé Tronchoni


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  • Originally Created by: José L Bernabé Tronchoni
  • Added: 7 Apr 2006
  • Find a Grave Memorial 13887172
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Alfred Polgar (17 Oct 1873–24 Apr 1955), Find a Grave Memorial no. 13887172, citing Friedhof Sihlfeld, Zürich, Bezirk Zürich, Zürich, Switzerland ; Maintained by Find A Grave .