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Famous German Poets - Famous Poets from Germany

This famous German poets and poems section is an educational list of poets and a source of biographical information and poetry of renown German poets. Here you will find famous poets of our time and times past from Germany.

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Rilke, Rainer Maria - December 4, 1875 – December 29, 1926
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Brecht, Bertolt - February 10, 1898 – August 14, 1956
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von Goethe, Johann Wolfgang - August 28, 1749 – March 22, 1832
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Schiller, Friedrich von - November 10, 1759 - May 9, 1805
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Von Eichendorff, Joseph Freiherr - March 10, 1788 – November 26, 1857
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Kästner, Erich - 1899 – 1974
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Eminescu, Mihai - 1850 – 1889
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Tucholsky, Kurt - 1890 – 1935
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Bachmann, Ingeborg - June 25, 1926 – October 17, 1973
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Heine, Heinrich - 1797 – 1856
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Brentano, Clemens - 1778 – 1842
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Ernst, Max - 1891 – 1976
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Paul, Jean - 21 March 1763 – 14 November 1825
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Fontane, Theodor - 30 December 1819 – 20 September 1898
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Tieck, Ludwig - 1773 – 1853
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Claudius, Matthias - August 15, 1740 – January 21, 1815
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Mühsam, Erich - 1878 – 1934
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Böll, Heinrich - 1917 – 1985
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Arndt, Ernst Moritz - 1769 – 1860
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von Arnim, Ludwig Achim - January 26, 1781 – January 21, 1831
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George, Stefan - 1868 – 1933
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Ende, Michael - 1929 – 1995
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Gerhardt, Paul - 1607 – 1676
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Storm, Theodor - 1817 – 1888
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Andersch, Alfred - 1914 – 1980
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Rückert, Friedrich - 1788 – 1866
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von Arnim, Bettina - 1785 – 1859
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Hauptmann, Gerhart - 1862 – 1946
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Büchner, Georg - 1813 – 1837
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Wolf, Christa - 1929 – 2011
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Schmidt, Arno - 1914 – 1979
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Stenbock, Eric - 1860 – 1895
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Fleming, Paul - 1609 – 1640
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Silesius, Angelus - 1624 – 1677
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Campert, Jan - 1902 – 1943
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von der Vogelweide, Walther - c. 1170 – c. 1230
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Bürger, Gottfried August - December 31, 1747 – June 8, 1794
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Geibel, Emanuel - 1815 – 1884
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von Eschenbach, Wolfram - c. 1170 – c. 1220
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Baumbach, Rudolf - 1840 – 1905
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Kinkel, Gottfried - August 11, 1815 – November 13, 1882
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Graf, Arturo - 1848 – 1913
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Wollschläger, Hans - 1935 – 2007
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Celtes, Konrad - 1459 – 1508
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Follen, Karl - September 6, 1796 – January 13, 1840
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Follen, August - 1794 – 1855
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Groth, Klaus - 1819 – 1899
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Cach, Simon - 1605 – 1659
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Fabricius, Georg - 516 – 1571
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