Hugo Von Hofmannsthal

About Hugo Von Hofmannsthal

Birth Day: February 1, 1874
Birth Place: Austria
Died On: Jul 15, 1929 (age 55)
Birth Sign: Aquarius

Hugo Von Hofmannsthal Net Worth

Hugo Von Hofmannsthal was bornon February 1, 1874 in Austria. An Austrian novelist, playwright, poet, librettist and essayist, he is best known for such dramas as Der Tor und der Tod and Der Tod des Tizian. He was also the librettist for several of Richard Strauss' operas, including Der Rosenkavalier, Ariadne auf Naxos, and Elektra.
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💰 Net worth: 20 Million

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About

An Austrian Novelist, Playwright, poet, librettist and Essayist, he is best known for such dramas as Der Tor und der Tod and Der Tod des Tizian. He was also the librettist for several of Richard Strauss' operas, including Der Rosenkavalier, Ariadne auf Naxos, and Elektra.

Before Fame

He was born into an upper-class Austrian family and began writing at a young age. He published his first poems when he was in his late teens.

Trivia

He was a member of Young Vienna, an avant-garde literary group.

Family Life

He married Gertrud Schlesinger in 1901. The couple had three children: Franz, Christiane, and Raimund.

Associated With

His 1912 play, Jedermann, contained incidental music composed by Jean Sibelius .