Eschen, Fritz

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Eschen, Fritz Gender: M
born on 19 January 1900 at 04:30 (= 04:30 AM )
Place Berlin, Germany, 52n29, 13e21
Timezone MET h1e (is standard time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_capcol.18.gif 28°39' s_mo.18.gif s_vircol.18.gif 05°28 Asc.s_sagcol.18.gif 05°27'

Fritz Eschen (Commemorative plaque)
photo: Axel Mauruszat, license cc-by-sa-4.0


German self-taught portrait photographer and freelance photojournalist who lived and worked in Berlin. Fritz Eschen died on 19 September 1964, aged 64, in Melk. He left an archive of about 90,000 photos. So far, about 13,000 of these images have been documented in an image database, including around 10,000 portraits.

Link to Wikipedia biography (German)


Source Notes

Sy Scholfield provided birth registry entry from Berlin archives.


  • Vocation : Art : Photography (Portrait photographer, photojournalist)
  • Vocation : Art : Other Art (Photo editor)