Heine, Heinrich

Heine, Heinrich

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  1. Heine, Christian Johann Heinrich
  2. Heine, Harry Real Name
  3. December 13, 1797 in Düsseldorf
  4. February 17, 1856 in Paris
  5. Schriftsteller
  6. Hamburg, München, Paris


Heine, Heinrich
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Heine's mother, "Betty" (Source: Wikimedia)
Hegel with his Berlin students, by Franz Kugler (Source: Wikimedia)
First page of first edition of Heine's Buch der Lieder, 1827 (Source: Wikimedia)
Heine, 1829 (Source: Wikimedia)
Count von Platen, target of Heine's satire in Die Bäder von Lucca (Source: Wikimedia)
Delacroix's Liberty Leading the People, celebrating France's 1830 revolution (Source: Wikimedia)
Heine, 1837 (Source: Wikimedia)
Heine's wife "Mathilde" (Crescence Eugénie Mirat) (Source: Wikimedia)
Börne. Portrait by Oppenheim. (Source: Wikimedia)
Illustration by Max Liebermann for a 1920s edition of Heine's historical novel Der Rabbi von Bacherach (Source: Wikimedia)
Front page of Marx's Vorwärts, featuring Heine's poem "Die schlesischen Weber" (Source: Wikimedia)
Heine on his sickbed, 1851 (Source: Wikimedia)
Heine's grave in Paris (Source: Wikimedia)
Statue of Lorelei; the Lorelei Fountain – Heine Memorial – is located in the Bronx, New York City (Source: Wikimedia)
Plaque at the Nazi book burning memorial on Bebelplatz in Berlin, Germany. The plaque has a quote from Heinrich Heine's play Almansor (written 1821–1822). "Where they burn books, in the end they will also burn human beings" (Dort, wo man Bücher verbrennt, verbrennt man am Ende auch Menschen) about burning of Quran in Granada that was expected to be followed by burning humans (Muslims then Jewish) in 1500s. (Source: Wikimedia)
Reisebilder, 1831 (Source: Wikimedia)

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