Paul Dessau

Paul Dessau bio

Birth Name: Paul Dessau

Occupation: Composer

Place Of Birth: Germany

Date Of Birth: December 19, 1894

Date Of Death: June 28, 1979

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: Not available

Paul Dessau was born on the 19th of December, 1894. He was famous for being a Composer. Wrote operas, ballets, and symphonies, as well as propaganda music produced by the German Democratic Republic. He based his oratorio “Hagadah shel Pessach” on a libretto by Max Brod.

Paul Dessau was born in Germany. He majored in violin at the Klindworth-Scharwenka Conservatory in Berlin, beginning in 1909. He was a répétiteur at Hamburg’s City Theatre in 1912. He was vice president of the Deutsche Akademie der Künste from 1957 until 1962.

Paul Dessau was a Sagittarius and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Paul Dessau was born in 1890s.

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

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Personal Life

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Paul Dessau was born in the Year of the Horse.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Paul Dessau
BIRTH SIGN: Sagittarius
BIRTH DAY: Wednesday
DEATH DAY: Thursday



Zodiac Sign: Paul Dessau was a Sagittarius. People of this zodiac sign like freedom, travel, philosophy, being outdoors and dislike clingy people, constrained, off-the-wall theories. The strengths of this sign are being generous, idealistic, sense of humor, while weaknesses can be to promise more than can deliver, impatient and say anything no matter how undiplomatic. The greatest overall compatibility with Sagittarius is Gemini and Aries.

Chinese Zodiac: Paul Dessau was born in the Year of the Tiger. People born under this sign are seen as warm-hearted and easygoing. Independence is one of their greatest strengths, but sometimes they're overly frank with others.

Ruling Planet: Paul Dessau had a ruling planet of Jupiter and has a ruling planet of Jupiter and by astrological associations Thursday is ruled by Jupiter. This planet represents abundance, prosperity and the principle of expansion. People who are born with Jupirer as the ruling planet are optimistic and have a big appetite for life.

Paul Dessau’s birth sign is Sagittarius and he had a ruling planet of Jupiter.

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