Klesheim, Anton, Baron

POET, ACTOR (AUSTRIA)
BORN 9 Feb 1812, Peterwardein (now: Petrovaradin) - DIED 6 Jul 1884, Baden (near Wien)
GRAVE LOCATION Baden (near Wien), Niederösterreich: Stadtpfarrfriedhof St.Stephan

Anton Klesheim worked as an actor before he turned to authorship. He wrote several plays that were performed in Vienna and Bratislava. As an actor he continued to perform occasionaly at the Theater der Josephstadt in Vienna. He also held public readings and on his 70th birthday he held his 1000th reading. He died in 1884 in Baden near Vienna and was buried there.

Sources
Anton von Klesheim – Wikipedia

Images

The grave of Anton Klesheim at the Stadtfriedhof, Baden.
Picture by Androom (21 Aug 2009)

 


Klicpera, Váceslav Kliment

Published: 6 Jul 2014
Last update: 6 Jul 2014