Karl May German writer; author

Karl May is a 70 years old German writer; author from Hohenstein-Ernstthal. Karl May was born on February 25, 1842 (died on March 30, 1912, he was 70 years old) in Hohenstein-Ernstthal as Karl Friedrich May. His nickname was de la Escosura Capitan Ramon Diaz (pseudonym); Hobble-Frank Gisela M. (pseudonym); Hohenthal Karl (pseudonym); Jam D. (pseudonym); Lautréamont Prinz Muhamel (pseudonym); von Linden Ernst (pseudonym); van der Löwen P. (pseudonym); Pollmer Emma (pseudonym).



Karl Friedrich May was a popular German writer noted mainly for adventure novels set in the American Old West and similar books set in the Orient and Middle East. In addition he wrote stories set in his native Germany in China and in South America.
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His real name:
Birth name of Karl May is Karl Friedrich May
Is Karl May still alive?

No, he died on 03/30/1912, 110 years ago. He was 70 years old when he died. He died in Radebeul



Karl May had two marriages.


Karl May Movies (25)

There are 25 movies of Karl May.

His first feature film was Old Shatterhand (1964). He was 122 when he starred in this movie. Since 1964, he has appeared in 25 feature films. The last one is Across the Desert (1936). .

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Karl May movie characters

The names of the characters/jobs in the films he starred in are as follows:

Karl May TV Shows (1)

His first TV Show was Winnetou - The Legend Lives (2016).

What was Karl's zodiac sign?

Karl May zodiac sign was pisces.

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