Paquet, Alfons

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Name
Paquet, Alfons Gender: M
Alphons Hermann Paquet
born on 26 January 1881 at 23:00 (= 11:00 PM )
Place Wiesbaden, Germany, 50n05, 8e14
Timezone LMT m8e14 (is local mean time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_aqucol.18.gif 07°11' s_mo.18.gif s_sagcol.18.gif 23°45 Asc.s_libcol.18.gif 15°18'



Biography

German journalist, poet, dramatist, novelist, and essayist. Born into the Baptist religion, he embraced the Quaker faith in early adulthood. He frequently travelled to the USA and his 1925 book of poems, Hymnen, expresses his love of that country. He was named to the Prussian Academy of Arts in 1932. He died on February 8, 1944 in Frankfurt am Main.

Link to Wikipedia biography (German)

Events

Source Notes

Sy Scholfield cites birth certificate quoted in "Gedichte" by Alfons Paquet (Deutsche Verlags-Anst., 1970), p. 5: "zu Wiesbaden, in seiner Wohnung am sechsundzwanzigsten Januar des Jahres tausend achthundert achtzig und eins, nachts um elf Uhr ein Kind männlichen Geschlechts geboren worden sei, welches den Vornamen Alphons Hermann erhalten habe." [Abridged translation: in his apartment at Wiesbaden on the twenty-sixth of January, eighteen eighty-one, at eleven o'clock at night, a child of the male sex was born, and named Alphons Hermann.]

Categories

  • Vocation : Writers : Columnist/ journalist
  • Vocation : Writers : Fiction
  • Vocation : Writers : Playwright/ script
  • Vocation : Writers : Poet

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