Harry Rowohlt

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Harry Rowohlt (October 2003)

Harry Rowohlt (27 March 1945 – 15 June 2015) was a German writer and translator.[1] He was born in Hamburg. He also played the role of a derelict in the famous German weekly-soap Lindenstraße.[2]

In 1999 he was awarded the Johann-Heinrich-Voß-Preis für Übersetzung. And in 2005, he received the Deutscher Jugendliteraturpreis for his translation work.[3]

He died of lung cancer in Hamburg.

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  1. "Harry Rowohlt". WorldCat.org. Retrieved 28 March 2010.
  2. "Harry Rowohlt". Internet Movie Database. Retrieved 28 March 2010.
  3. "Sonderpreis:für das Gesamtwerk des Übersetzers Harry Rowohlt" (in German). Der Deutsche Jugendliteraturpreis. 2005. Retrieved 28 March 2010.