Franz Werfel

Franz Werfel bio

Birth Name: Franz Werfel

Occupation: Poet

Place Of Birth: Austria

Date Of Birth: September 10, 1890

Date Of Death: August 26, 1945

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: Austrian

Franz Werfel was born on the 10th of September, 1890. He was best known for being a Poet. An Austrian author, poet, and playwright, he is known for his 1941 novel, The Song of Bernadette, which focuses on the visions of Saint Bernadette Soubirous. He is perhaps most famous for his 1933 work, The Forty Days of Musa Dagh.

Franz Werfel was born in Austria. The son of a Jewish glove manufacturer and a miller’s daughter, he grew up with two sisters. He had published his first poetry collection by the time he was twenty-one years old.

Franz Werfel was a Virgo and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Franz Werfel was born in 1890s.

Franz Werfel is part of G.I. Generation also known as The Greatest Generation. This generation experienced much of their youth during the Great Depression and rapid technological innovation such as the radio and the telephone. The initials "G.I." is military terminology referring to "Government Issue" or "General Issue".


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Franz Werfel’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Franz Werfel’s parents.

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Franz Werfel was born in the Year of the Tiger.

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REAL NAME: Franz Werfel
BIRTH DAY: Wednesday



Zodiac Sign: Franz Werfel was a Virgo. People of this zodiac sign like animals, healthy food, nature, cleanliness, and dislike rudeness and asking for help. The strengths of this sign are being loyal, analytical, kind, hardworking, practical, while weaknesses can be shyness, overly critical of self and others, all work and no play. The greatest overall compatibility with Virgo is Pisces and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: Franz Werfel was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign are thought to be brave and independent. They're respected for their deep thoughts and courageous actions, but sometimes show off when accomplishing something.

Ruling Planet: Franz Werfel had a ruling planet of Mercury and has a ruling planet of Mercury and by astrological associations Wednesday is ruled by Mercury. In Astrology, Mercury is the planet that rules our mindset. People who are born with Mercury as the ruling planet have communication skills, intellect and cleverness.

Franz Werfel’s birth sign is Virgo and he had a ruling planet of Mercury.

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