Category:Erich Kästner

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Deutsch: Emil Erich Kästner (* 23. Februar 1899 in Dresden; † 29. Juli 1974 in München) war ein deutscher Schriftsteller, Publizist, Drehbuchautor und Verfasser von Texten für das Kabarett.
English: Erich Kästner (February 23, 1899 - July 29, 1974) was one of the most famous German authors, screenplay writers, and satirists of the 20th century. His popularity in Germany is primarily due to his humorous and perceptive children's literature and his often satirical poetry.

Erich Kästner 
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German children's writer
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Date of birth23 February 1899
Emil Erich Kästner
Date of death29 July 1974
Place of burial
Country of citizenship
Educated at
Member of
  • Deutsche Akademie für Sprache und Dichtung
  • Bavarian Academy of Fine Arts
Award received
  • Georg Büchner Prize (1957)
  • Commander's Cross of the Order of Merit of the Federal Republic of Germany
  • Hans Christian Andersen Award (1960)
  • Literaturpreis der Stadt München (1955)
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