Alt, Franz

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Alt, Franz Gender: M
born on 17 July 1938 at 03:45 (= 03:45 AM )
Place Untergrombach, Germany, 49n06, 8e36
Timezone MET h1e (is standard time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Taeger
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_cancol.18.gif 23°52' s_mo.18.gif s_piscol.18.gif 13°43 Asc.s_cancol.18.gif 12°13'

Franz Alt
photo: Rolf Krahl (Rotkraut), license cc-by-sa-3.0-de


German journalist, author and TV presenter.

He was director and moderator of the political magazine “Report” from 1972 to 1992. From 1992 to 2003 he was director of Zukunftsredaktion ZEITSPRUNG on SWR, and he has been directing the magazine QUERDENKER since 1997 and the magazine GRENZENLOS on 3sat since 2000.

Prices and awards: Adolf-Grimme-Preis, Goldene Kamera, BAMBI, Deutscher + Europäischer Solarpreis, Umweltpreis der dt. Wirtschaft, Innovationspreis and German Speakers “Hall Of Fame” (Speaker of the Year 2011).

Franz Alt gives 200 talks worldwide per year on renewable energy, climate change, ecology, peace, human rights and writes guest commentaries and background reports for over 40 newspapers and magazines. For his commitment he has received numerous awards. His books have been translated into 12 languages and have reached print runs of more than two million copies.

Link to Wikipedia biography (German)

Source Notes

Taeger quotes him, B.C.


  • Vocation : Entertainment : TV host/ Personality
  • Vocation : Writers : Columnist/ journalist
  • Vocation : Writers : Textbook/ Non-fiction