BirthdaySeptember 10, 1890

Celebrity biographies

  1. About Franz Werfel

    Full name: Franz Werfel
    Also known as: Franz Werfel, Werfel, Franz Viktor, Franz Viktor Werfel
    Professions: Writer, Miscellaneous Crew
    Occupation: Novelist, playwright and poet

  2. Franz Werfel Known for

    The Song of Bernadette (1943), Juarez (1939), Me and the Colonel (1958), Eine blaßblaue Frauenschrift (1984)

  3. Franz Werfel Death information

    Died: Sunday, 26th of August, 1945 (Age: 54)

  4. Franz Werfel Biography

    Franz Viktor Werfel (10 September 1890 – 26 August 1945) was an Austrian-Bohemian novelist, playwright, and poet whose career spanned World War I, the Interwar period, and World War II. He is primarily known as the author of The Forty Days of Musa Dagh (1933, English tr. 1934, 2012), a novel based on events that took place during the Armenian Genocide of 1915, and The Song of Bernadette (1941), a novel about the life and visions of the French Catholic saint Bernadette Soubirous, which was made into a Hollywood film of the same name.

  5. Franz Werfel Family

    Spouse: Alma Mahler
    Siblings: Hanna Fuchs-Robettin , Marianne Amalie Rieser

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