Vollmöller, Karl

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Vollmöller, Karl Gender: M
Carl Gustav Vollmöller
born on 16 October 1848 at 15:30 (= 3:30 PM )
Place Heilbronn-Ilsfeld, Germany, 49n02, 9e16
Timezone LMT m9e16 (is local mean time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_libcol.18.gif 23°23' s_mo.18.gif s_gemcol.18.gif 18°45 Asc.s_piscol.18.gif 04°09'

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Karl Vollmöller


German philologist who published five books. He was editor of Kritischer Jahresbericht über die Fortschritte der romanischen Philologie, an annual compilation (Critical annual report on the progress of Romance philology; 1890 et seq.). In 1902 he founded Die Gesellschaft für romanische Literatur.

He was educated in Tübingen, Bonn, Munich, Berlin, and Paris. He traveled in Spain in 1874-1875 and became a lecturer in Strassburg in 1875. He was professor at Erlangen (1877–1881), and then at Göttingen until 1891, when he retired, settled in Dresden, and devoted himself to Romance philology.

His nephew Karl Gustav Vollmoeller was a noted screenwriter. He died on 8 July 1922 in Dresden at age 73.

Link to Wikipedia biography



Source Notes

Sy Scholfield provided Lutheran Church birth and baptism entry (1848, page 134, no. 74).


  • Lifestyle : Home : Expatriate
  • Vocation : Education : Teacher
  • Vocation : Humanities+Social Sciences : Linguist (Philologist)
  • Vocation : Writers : Critic
  • Vocation : Writers : Publisher/ Editor
  • Vocation : Writers : Textbook/ Non-fiction