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Putlitz, Gustav Heinrich Ganz zu

Born: 1821 AD
Died: 1890 AD
Nationality: German
Categories: Authors, Managers

Gustav Heinrich Gans Edler Herr von und zu Putlitz is a German Author and Theatre Manager.

1821 – Born 20th of March at Retzien near Perleberg in West Prignitz.

1846-1848 – Studied law at Berlin and Heidelberg, and served the provincial government at Magdeburg.

1850-1870 – Wrote a volume of romantic stories, Was sich der Wald erzahlt (1850), which attained great popularity (fifty editions).

1859-1870 – Wrote the notably Badekuren (1859); Das Herz vergessen (1853); and Spielt nicht mit dem Feuer! (1887), while of his narratives Die Alpenbraut (1870) and Walpurgis (1870).

1856-1863 – Married Gräfin Elisabeth von Königsmark, and lived on his estate when he became director of the Court theatre at Schwerin.

1872-1877 – Ausgewählte Werke, was published in six volumes in Berlin and and a supplementary volume in 1888.

1851-1860 – Lustspiele, appeared in two series of four volumes each (1851-1860 and 1869-1872).

1890 – Putlitz died 5th of September.