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Stefan Zweig
Birth: Nov. 28, 1881
Death: Feb. 22, 1942

Author of widely read novels, short stories and biographies. He committed suicide in his exile in Brazil together with his wife out of despair about his destroyed homeland. He and his wife received a state funeral in Brazil. 
Family links: 
  Moritz Zweig (1845 - 1926)
  Ida Brettauer Zweig (1854 - 1938)
  Charlotte Elizabeth Altmann Zweig (1908 - 1942)*
  Alfred Zweig (1879 - 1977)*
  Stefan Zweig (1881 - 1942)
*Calculated relationship

Cause of death: suicide
Cemitério Municipal de Petrópolis
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: Jan 29, 2001
Find A Grave Memorial# 19895
Stefan Zweig
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Peacefully Rest
- Bob Miller
 Added: Mar. 20, 2015

- Nancy
 Added: Feb. 22, 2015
Your novel, "Letter from an Unknown Woman", was turned into a beautiful film with Louis Jordan and Joan Fontaine. I really enjoyed it. May your head lie on the clouds, and may you rest in peace
- Sue Gartman
 Added: Dec. 29, 2014
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