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Heinrich Heine

Heinrich Heine
Real name
Christian Johann Heinrich Heine
Born
December 13, 1797
Died
February 17, 1856
Country
Germany
IPI
00013721618
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Poet, journalist, essayist, and literary critic. He is best known outside Germany for his early lyric poetry, which was set to music in the form of "Lieder" (art songs) by composers such as Robert Schumann, Franz Schubert and Felix Mendelssohn.

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