Hiob, Hanne

BORN 12 Mar 1923, München, Bayern - DIED 23 Jun 2009, München, Bayern
BIRTH NAME Brecht, Hanne Marianne
GRAVE LOCATION Berlin: Dorotheenstädtischen Friedhof, Chausseestrasse (CAM-1-26/29 (Ehrengrab))

Daughter of Bertold Brecht and his first wife Marianne Zoff. She grew up with her mother and her new husband, the popular actor Theo Lingen. In Vienna she studied dance and she was engaged as an actress and a dancer in Salzburg. During the nazi era she and her Jewish mother were protected by the popularity of Lingen. Imn 1948 she married the physician Joachim Hiob.

In 1959 she played the leading part in Brecht's "Die heilige Johanna der Schlachthöfe" ("Saint Joan of the Stockyards") under the direction of Gustav Gründgens in Hamburg. She also worked in Munich, Frankfurt am Main, Vienna and Berlin. In 1976 she retired from the stage.

• Father: Brecht, Bertolt
• Mother: Zoff, Marianne

Related persons
• was directed by Gründgens, Gustaf


The grave of Hanne Hiob at the Dorotheenstädtischen Friedhof, Berlin.
Picture by Androom (16 Aug 2010)


Wikipedia (EN): http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hanne_Hiob

Hippler, Fritz

Published: 05 Dec 2010
Last update: 02 Mar 2022