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Karl Kraus
  • Karl Kraus

  • Date of birth: April 28, 1874
  • Died: June 12, 1936
  • Born: in Jičín, Czech Republic.

  • Description: Karl Kraus was an Austrian writer and journalist, known as a satirist, essayist, aphorist, playwright and poet. He is considered the first major European satirist since Jonathan Swift. He directed his satire to the press, German culture, and German and Austrian politics.