Kleist, Heinrich von


Basic data

  1. October 10, 1777 in Frankfurt (Oder)
  2. November 21, 1811 in Stolper Loch, heute Kleiner Wannsee (Berlin)
  3. Dramatiker, Erzähler, Lyriker, Publizist
  4. Paris, Thun, Königsberg, Dresden, Berlin


(Source: Wikimedia)
Grave of Kleist and Henriette Vogel at Berlin Kleiner Wannsee after renovation in 2011 (Source: Wikimedia)
Suicide letter addressed to his half-sister Ulrike (Source: Wikimedia)
Kleist Monument in Frankfurt (Oder) (Source: Wikimedia)
Bildnis des Heinrich von Kleist, 1862/1866 (Quelle: Digitaler Portraitindex)
Kleist, Heinrich von,  (Quelle: Digitaler Portraitindex)

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