Guttmann, Wilhelm

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Guttmann, Wilhelm Gender: M
born on 1 January 1886 at 07:45 (= 07:45 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_capcol.18.gif 10°51' s_mo.18.gif s_scocol.18.gif 25°45 Asc.s_capcol.18.gif 02°31'


German-Jewish opera singer (bass) and composer, taught by Charles W. Graeff and Engelbert Humperdinck, he was engaged at the Municipal Opera in Berlin from 1925. He also gave guest appearances in Zagreb, Belgrade and Hamburg. In addition, he worked from 1926 as a teacher at the Academy of Sacred Music in Berlin. After the rise of the Nazis in 1933 he was dismissed for racist reasons in 1934. He died on the Kulturbund stage during a recital, a few hours after being interrogated by the Gestapo, on 24 April 1941, aged 55.

Link to Wikipedia biography (German)



Source Notes

Sy Scholfield provided birth registry entry.


  • Vocation : Entertain/Music : Composer/ Arranger
  • Vocation : Entertain/Music : Music teacher
  • Vocation : Entertain/Music : Vocalist/Opera (Bass)