Wallraff, Günter

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Wallraff, Günter Gender: M
Hans Günter Wallraff
born on 1 October 1942 at 14:15 (= 2:15 PM )
Place Burscheid, Germany, 51n05, 7e06
Timezone MEDT h2e (is daylight saving time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Steinbrecher
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_libcol.18.gif 07°41' s_mo.18.gif s_gemcol.18.gif 27°37 Asc.s_sagcol.18.gif 19°35'

Günter Wallraff (2006)


German writer and undercover journalist. Wallraff came to prominence thanks to his striking journalistic research methods and several major books on lower class working conditions and tabloid journalism. This style of research is based on what the reporter experiences personally after covertly becoming part of the subgroup under investigation. Wallraff would construct a fictional identity so that he was not recognisable as a journalist. In this way, he created books which denounce what he considers to be social injustices and which try to provide readers with new insights into the way in which society works.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Source Notes

Steinbrecher collection: Lescaut quotes birth record


  • Vocation : Business/Marketing : Sales (Book seller)
  • Vocation : Entertainment : News journalist/ Anchor (Journalist)
  • Vocation : Writers : Columnist/ journalist (Journalist)
  • Vocation : Writers : Other Writers (Writer, writer)