Vonnegut
biographical name Kurt 1922- American writer

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  • Vonnegut — is a surname. Notable people with the surname include:*Kurt Vonnegut, the American writer *Mark Vonnegut, son to Kurt, writer *Bernard Vonnegut, elder brother to Kurt, scientist *Edith Vonnegut, daughter to Kurt, artist, niece of Bernard …   Wikipedia

  • Vonnegut — Vonnegut, Kurt …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Vonnegut —   [ vɔnɪgʌt], Kurt, amerikanischer Schriftsteller, * Indianapolis (Indiana) 11. 11. 1922; erlebte als Kriegsgefangener 1945 den alliierten Angriff auf Dresden mit und verarbeitete diese Erfahrung in seinem Roman »Slaughterhouse five« (1969;… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Vonnegut — Kurt Vonnegut, Jr. (* 11. November 1922 in Indianapolis; † 11. April 2007 in New York) war ein US amerikanischer Schriftsteller. Inhaltsverzeichnis 1 Leben 2 Künstlerisches Schaffen 3 Weltanschauung …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Vonnegut — n. family name; Kurt Vonnegut (born 1922), USA author …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Vonnegut — noun United States writer whose novels and short stories are a mixture of realism and satire and science fiction (born in 1922) • Syn: ↑Kurt Vonnegut • Instance Hypernyms: ↑writer, ↑author …   Useful english dictionary

  • Vonnegut — /von i geuht/, n. Kurt, Jr., born 1922, U.S. novelist. * * * …   Universalium

  • Vonnegut — /ˈvɒnəgət/ (say vonuhguht) noun Kurt, 1922–2007, US writer; noted for such novels as Slaughterhouse Five (1969) and Wampeters, Foma and Granfalloons (1974) …   Australian English dictionary

  • VONNEGUT (K.) — VONNEGUT Jr. KURT (1922 ) En 1969, son nom devint célèbre avec la publication d’Abattoir 5 , «ou la Croisade des enfants, une danse en service commandé avec la mort, par Karl Vonnegut jr., Américain de souche allemande établie depuis quatre… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Vonnegut Hardware Company — In 1858 Clemens Vonnegut, Sr. bought the merchandise store he and his business partner Charles Volmer had run for several years. In 1898 Vonnegut, Sr. moved the business to 120 and 124 East Washington Street. Vonnegut, Sr. would remain president… …   Wikipedia

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