Oskar von Riesenthal
Julius Adolf Oskar von Riesenthal (18 September 1830 – 22 January 1898) was a German forester, ornithologist, hunter and writer.He was born in Breslau, Silesia (then in Prussia: now Wrocław, Poland), ...
La Jana (actress)
La Jana (Henriette Margarethe ('Henny') Hiebel, 24 February 1905 – 13 March 1940) was an Austro-German dancer and actress.
Henriette 'Henny' Hiebel was born in Mauer, now part of Vienna, the young...
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Philipp Ludwig von Sinzendorf
Philipp Ludwig von Sinzendorf (14 July 1699 – 28 September 1747) was an Austrian cardinal of the Catholic Church. He was born in Paris, France as the son of Philipp Ludwig Wenzel von Sinzendorf, who w...
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Maria Paudler
Maria Paudler (June 20, 1903 – August 17, 1990) was an Austrian-born German actress.
Karl Karmarsch
Karl Karmarsch (October 17, 1803, Vienna – March 24, 1879, Hanover) was an Austrian-born (since 1830) German educator, founding director of the Polytechnic School in Hanover, later to become the Unive...
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Moritz Bleibtreu
Moritz Johann Bleibtreu (born 13 August 1971) is a German actor.
Bleibtreu was born in Munich, the son of Austrian-born parents, actors Hans Brenner (de) (from Innsbruck) and Monica Bleibtreu...
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Adolf Hitler
Adolf Hitler ([ˈadɔlf ˈhɪtlɐ]; 20 April 1889 – 30 April 1945) was an Austrian-born German politician who was the leader of the Nazi Party (German: Nationalsozialistische Deutsche Arbeiterpart...
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Adam Friedrich Oeser
Adam Friedrich Oeser (17 February 1717 in Pressburg – 18 March 1799 in Leipzig) was a German etcher, painter and sculptor.
Oeser worked and studied in Pressburg (student of Georg Raphael Donner in...
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Johann Rudolf Czernin von und zu Chudenitz
Johann Rudolf Graf Czernin von und zu Chudenitz (born or baptized on 9 June 1757 in Vienna; died or buried on 23 April 1845 in Vienna) was a k. u. k. Austrian civil servant and theater director. He de...
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Georg von Derfflinger
Georg von Derfflinger (20 March 1606 – 14 February 1695) was a field marshal in the army of Brandenburg-Prussia during and after the Thirty Years' War (1618–1648).
Born 1606 at Neuhofen an der Kre...
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Ott Jud
Ott Jud ("Ott the Jew") was a 15th-century Austrian martial arts master, specialized on grappling (Ringen).The version of his treatise in Codex Lew states that he was a baptized Jew.Paulus Kal describ...
Count Ottokar von Czernin
Ottokar (Theobald Otto Maria) Graf Czernin von und zu Chudenitz (Czech: Otakar Theobald Otto Maria hrabě Černín z Chudenic) (26 September 1872 – 4 April 1932), was an Austro-Hungarian diplomat and...
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Karl Gratz
Karl Gratz (24 January 1919 – 14 March 2002) was an Austrian born Luftwaffe fighter ace and recipient of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross (German: Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes) during Worl...
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Jakob Bettelheim
Jacob Bettelheim, German: Jakob Bettelheim (pseudonym: Karl Tellheim; October 24 (26), 1841, Vienna - July 13, 1909, Berlin), a Jewish Austrian-German dramatist, writer, translator.He attained con...
Friedrich Herzig
Friedrich Herzig (18 July 1915 — 23 January 1954) was a Sturmbannführer (Major) in the Waffen-SS during World War II who was awarded the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross, which was awarded to recogniz...
Moritz Leitner
Moritz Leitner (born 8 December 1992) is a German footballer who plays as a midfielder for Bundesliga club VfB Stuttgart on loan from Borussia Dortmund until June 2015, having previously played for 18...
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Otto Fenichel
Otto Fenichel (2 December 1897 in Vienna – 22 January 1946 in Los Angeles) was a psychoanalyst of the so-called "second generation".Otto Fenichel started studying medicine in 1915 in Vienna. Already ...
Elyas M'Barek
Elyas M'Barek (born 29 May 1982) is a German-Austrian actor.
M'Barek was born in Germany, to an Austrian mother and a Tunisian father. His younger brother Joseph is also an actor, who lives in Ger...
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Franz Schiess
Franz Schieß (21 February 1921 – 2 September 1943) was a German fighter ace. He claimed 67 victories in 657 missions, (14 on the Eastern Front, and 53 against the Western Allies) whilst flying the Mes...
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Rudolf Hilferding
Rudolf Hilferding (10 August 1877 – 11 February 1941) was an Austrian-born Marxist economist, leading socialist theorist, politician and chief theoretician for the Social Democratic Party of Germany (...
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Martin Harnik
Martin Harnik (born 10 June 1987) is a German-born Austrian footballer. He currently plays for VfB Stuttgart and the Austrian national football team.
Erich Harnik, father of Martin, comes from All...
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Max Reischle
Max Wilhelm Theodore Reischle (18 June 1858 – 11 December 1905) was an Austrian-born German Protestant systematic theologian. He was born in Vienna, and died in Tübingen.In 1887 he received his ...
Marie-Louise von Motesiczky
Marie-Louise von Motesiczky (October 24, 1906, – June 10, 1996) was an Austrian painter.
She was born in Vienna in 1906 to an aristocratic family. Her father Edmund von Motesiczky was a tale...
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Leo Koffler
Leo Koffler (1879—1931) (full name Leon Bernhard Koffler, also known as Oskar Koffler) was a screenwriter, actor and singer. Living and working in Berlin in the beginning of the 20th century, he was o...