Bruno Schulz, Date of Birth, Place of Birth, Date of Death


Bruno Schulz

Polish novelist and painter

Date of Birth: 12-Jul-1892

Place of Birth: Drohobych, Lviv Oblast, Ukraine

Date of Death: 19-Nov-1942

Profession: writer, author, painter, literary critic

Nationality: Poland

Zodiac Sign: Cancer

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About Bruno Schulz

  • Bruno Schulz (July 12, 1892 – November 19, 1942) was a Polish Jewish writer, fine artist, literary critic and art teacher.
  • He is regarded as one of the great Polish-language prose stylists of the 20th century.
  • In 1938, he was awarded the Polish Academy of Literature's prestigious Golden Laurel award.
  • Several of Schulz's works were lost in the Holocaust, including short stories from the early 1940s and his final, unfinished novel The Messiah.
  • Schulz was shot and killed by a German Nazi in 1942 while walking back home toward Drohobycz Ghetto with a loaf of bread.

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