BirthdayDecember 9, 1913

Celebrity biographies

  1. About Fritz Grasshoff

    Full name: Fritz Grasshoff
    Also known as: Fritz Graßhoff, Graßhoff, Fritz
    Professions: German painter, poet and writer

  2. Fritz Grasshoff Death information

    Died: Sunday, 9th of February, 1997 (Age: 83)

  3. Fritz Grasshoff Biography

    Fritz Graßhoff (9 December 1913 – 9 February 1997) was a German painter, poet and songwriter. He was known for hits sung by Lale Andersen, Freddy Quinn and Hans Albers. As a painter, he participated in important exhibitions; as a writer, he was known for his lyric volume Halunkenpostille and his autobiographical novel Der blaue Heinrich. He translated poetry by the Ancient Roman Martial and the Swede Carl Michael Bellman. Many of his writings have been set to music by composers such as James Last, Norbert Schultze and Siegfried Strohbach.

  4. Fritz Grasshoff Family

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