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Franz Kafka

Writer Franz Kafka

Profession: Writer

Nationality:
Czech Republic
Czech

Why Famous: Die Verwandlung (The Metamorphosis), Der Process (The Trial), Das Schloss (The Castle)

Born: July 3, 1883
Birthplace: Prague, Bohemia, Austria-Hungary (now Czech Republic)
Star Sign: Cancer

Died: June 3, 1924 (aged 40)
Cause of Death: Laryngeal tuberculosis

Events in the Life of Franz Kafka

  • 1913-01-24 Franz Kafka stops working on "Amerika"; it will never be finished

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