Bab, Julius

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Bab, Julius Gender: M
born on 11 December 1880 at 02:15 (= 02:15 AM )
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_sagcol.18.gif 19°27' s_mo.18.gif s_aricol.18.gif 16°58 Asc.s_libcol.18.gif 16°37'


German dramatist and theatre critic, who authored around 90 books and biographies about the theatre.

He was a cofounder of the Kulturbund Deutscher Juden. Bab was a close friend of journalist and theatre critic Siegfried Jacobsohn and a key contributor to the early years of the magazine Schaubühne, the later Weltbühne.

In 1939 he emigrated to the United States through France. In 1951 he visited Germany in a lecture tour.

He died in Roslyn Heights, New York on 12 February 1955.

Link to Wikipedia biography



Source Notes

Sy Scholfield provided birth record.


  • Vocation : Writers : Biographer
  • Vocation : Writers : Critic (Theatre)
  • Vocation : Writers : Playwright/ script (Dramatist)
  • Vocation : Writers : Textbook/ Non-fiction