|Birthname||Alphons Hermann Paquet|
|born on||26 January 1881 at 23:00 (= 11:00 PM )|
|Place||Wiesbaden, Germany, 50n05, 8e14|
|Timezone||LMT m8e14 (is local mean time)|
|Astrology data||07°11' 23°45 Asc. 15°18'|
German journalist, poet, dramatist, novelist, and essayist. Born into the Baptist religion, he embraced the Quaker faith in early adulthood. He frequently travelled to the USA and his 1925 book of poems, Hymnen, expresses his love of that country. He was named to the Prussian Academy of Arts in 1932. He died on 8 February 1944 in Frankfurt am Main.
Link to Wikipedia biography (German)
- spouse relationship with Paquet-Steinhausen, Marie (born 8 September 1881). Notes: 1910-1944
Sy Scholfield provided birth registry entry from Hesse Archives.
Previously Scholfield cited same data from birth certificate quoted in "Gedichte" by Alfons Paquet (Deutsche Verlags-Anst., 1970), p. 5: "zu Wiesbaden, in seiner Wohnung am sechsundzwanzigsten Januar des Jahres tausend achthundert achtzig und eins, nachts um elf Uhr ein Kind männlichen Geschlechts geboren worden sei, welches den Vornamen Alphons Hermann erhalten habe." [Abridged translation: in his apartment at Wiesbaden on the twenty-sixth of January, eighteen eighty-one, at eleven o'clock at night, a child of the male sex was born, and named Alphons Hermann.]
- Vocation : Writers : Columnist/ journalist
- Vocation : Writers : Fiction
- Vocation : Writers : Playwright/ script
- Vocation : Writers : Poet