As per our current Database, Gunter Grass has been died on Apr 13, 2015 (age 87).
When Gunter Grass die, Gunter Grass was 87 years old.
|87 years old
|October 16, 1927 (Germany)
Gunter Grass’s zodiac sign is Libra. According to astrologers, People born under the sign of Libra are peaceful, fair, and they hate being alone. Partnership is very important for them, as their mirror and someone giving them the ability to be the mirror themselves. These individuals are fascinated by balance and symmetry, they are in a constant chase for justice and equality, realizing through life that the only thing that should be truly important to themselves in their own inner core of personality. This is someone ready to do nearly anything to avoid conflict, keeping the peace whenever possible
Gunter Grass was born in the Year of the Rabbit. Those born under the Chinese Zodiac sign of the Rabbit enjoy being surrounded by family and friends. They’re popular, compassionate, sincere, and they like to avoid conflict and are sometimes seen as pushovers. Rabbits enjoy home and entertaining at home. Compatible with Goat or Pig.
An important 20th-century German author, he is best known for his 1959 novel, The Tin Drum, which is a prime Example of the European genre of magic realism. He was honored with the 1999 Nobel Prize in Literature.
He was conscripted into the Waffen-SS during World War II, and he later spent time as a political refugee. Upon his return to Germany, he studied graphic design and sculpture at the Berlin University of the Arts.
He is best known for his Danzig Trilogy, which includes The Tin Drum, Cat and Mouse, and Dog Years.
He and his sister grew up in a Protestant family in the city of Danzig. He married his second wife in 1979.
He became a Nobel Laureate in 1999, six years before English Writer Harold Pinter received the same honor.