Ernst Theodor Wilhelm Hoffmann

Ernst Theodor Wilhelm Hoffmann

Birth
Kaliningrad, Kaliningrad Oblast, Russia
Death 25 Jun 1822 (aged 46)
Berlin-Mitte, Mitte, Berlin, Germany
Burial Kreuzberg, Friedrichshain-Kreuzberg, Berlin, Germany
Memorial ID 6825677 · View Source
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Writer, novelist and composer, on whose stories Offenbach's 'Tales of Hoffamnn' is based. (They have also been the inspiration for many other composers). Changed his middle name from Wilhelm to Amadeus out of admiration for Mozart. The most famous of his own operas is 'Undine'.

Bio by: David Conway


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  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Ernst Theodor Wilhelm Hoffmann (24 Jan 1776–25 Jun 1822), Find A Grave Memorial no. 6825677, citing Kirchhof Jerusalem und Neue Kirche I, Kreuzberg, Friedrichshain-Kreuzberg, Berlin, Germany ; Maintained by Find A Grave .