Birth and Life

Theodor Mommsen

historian, philologist

Date of birth 30. 11. 1817
Country of birth Germany


Work, awards, recognitions, ...
Nobel Prize in Literature 1902


Date of death 1. 11. 1903
Cemetery Friedhof II der Dreifaltigkeitsgemeinde, Bergmannstrasse, Berlin, Germany
GPS coordinates of the cemetery 52.488803, 13.397978

see plan (photos)

Summary from Wikipedia

Theodor Mommsen, in full Christian Matthias Theodor Mommsen, (born November 30, 1817, Garding, Schleswig [now in Germany]—died November 1, 1903, Charlottenburg, near Berlin, Germany), German historian and writer, famous for his masterpiece, Römische Geschichte (The History of Rome). He was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1902. Britannica Quiz Famous Authors Who wrote Walden? Early years

Author of contribution: Janez, published 18. 9. 2017

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