Top 20 Novelist celebrities in Austria
Here is the latest list of the world's top 20 Novelist celebrities [Updated July 24, 2021].
Hugo Von Hofmannsthal was born
on February 1, 1874
He was a member of Young Vienna, an avant-garde literary group.
Heinrich Harrer was born
on July 6, 1912
He was chosen as a member of the 1935 Austrian Olympic skiing team, but was unable to compete because Austria boycotted that year's Olympic Games.
Walter Abish was born
on December 24, 1931
His novel, How German Is It, received the PEN/Faulkner Award for Fiction.
Bruno Bettelheim was born
on August 28, 1903
He was founder of the Orthogenic School at the University of Chicago, which later became controversial for its treatment of children.
Lore Segal was born
on March 9, 1928
She received the PEN/ O. Henry Prize for Making Good, a 2008 short story.