Andrian, Leopold

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Name
Andrian, Leopold Gender: M
Leopold Giacomo Ferdinand von Andrian-Werburg
born on 9 May 1875 at 23:00 (= 11:00 PM )
Place Berlin, Germany, 52n29, 13e21
Timezone LMT m13e21 (is local mean time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_taucol.18.gif 18°50' s_mo.18.gif s_cancol.18.gif 18°34 Asc.s_sagcol.18.gif 28°05'



Leopold Andrian (circa 1900)

Biography

Austrian author, dramatist and diplomat, especially known for his lyrics written in the styles of Symbolism and Impressionism.

He was a grandson of the German Jewish composer Giacomo Meyerbeer and friend of Arthur Schnitzler, Stefan George and Hugo von Hofmannsthal. After studying Law he began a diplomatic career in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Austria-Hungary. He became an expert for Russia and Poland and a close advisor of minister Count Leopold Berchtold. In Berchtold's order Andrian outlined the war aims of the Habsburg Monarchy at the beginning of World War I. After the war he worked for the Burgtheater in Vienna and the Salzburg Festival. He died on 19 November 1951 in Fribourg, aged 76.

Link to Wikipedia biography

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Events

Source Notes

Sy Scholfield provided birth registry entry from Berlin archives.

Categories

  • Vocation : Entertain/Music : Song writer (Lyricist)
  • Vocation : Politics : Diplomat
  • Vocation : Writers : Playwright/ script