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 Charles de Coster

Charles de Coster

Birth
Munich (München), Stadtkreis München, Bavaria (Bayern), Germany
Death 7 May 1879 (aged 51)
Ixelles, Arrondissement Brussel-Hoofdstad, Brussels-Capital Region, Belgium
Burial Ixelles, Arrondissement Brussel-Hoofdstad, Brussels-Capital Region, Belgium
Memorial ID 6463 · View Source
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French-speaking writer. Author of a famous comical epic which is a plea for Flemish culture : "La lŽgende et les aventures hŽroiques, joyeuses et glorieuses d'Ulenspiegel," the basis of Richard Strauss's even more famous symphonic poem. The statue on his grave is of his hero, Till.


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Added: 24 Sep 1999
  • Find A Grave Memorial 6463
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Charles de Coster (27 Aug 1827–7 May 1879), Find A Grave Memorial no. 6463, citing Ixelles Communal Cemetery, Ixelles, Arrondissement Brussel-Hoofdstad, Brussels-Capital Region, Belgium ; Maintained by Find A Grave .