BirthdayDecember 6, 1942
BirthplaceGriffen, Austria

Celebrity biographies

  1. About Peter Handke

    Full name: Peter Handke
    Also known as: Peter Handke, Handke, Peter
    Professions: Australian novelist and playwright
    Nationality: Austrian
    Occupation: Novelist, Playwright

  2. Peter Handke Known for

    City of Angels (1998), Wings of Desire (1987), Die linkshändige Frau (1978), The Goalie's Anxiety at the Penalty Kick (1972)

  3. Peter Handke Biography

    Peter Handke (German: [ˈhantkə]; born 6 December 1942) is an Austrian novelist, playwright and political activist. His body of work has been awarded numerous literary prizes. His writings about the Yugoslav Wars and subsequent NATO bombing of Yugoslavia with criticism of the Western position and his speech at the funeral of Slobodan Milošević have caused controversy.

  4. Peter Handke Family

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