List of Viennese


List of Viennese

This is a list of famous Viennese - it is not meant to be inclusive.

*Marie Antoinette, née 'Maria Antonia', daughter of Empress Maria Theresa of Austria, last absolutistic Queen of France (1774-1792)
*Maria Theresia, daughter of Emperor Charles VI, Holy Roman Emperor, Queen of Bohemia and Hungary (1740-1780)
*Alfred Adler, founder of individual psychology
*Victor Adler, social democrat and activist for the rights of workers
*Ilse Aichinger, writer
*Wolfgang Ambros, one of the founders of Austropop
*Hans Asperger, pediatrician, discoverer of Asperger syndrome
*André Asriel, composer
*Carl Auer von Welsbach, chemist
*Alban Berg, composer
*Ludwig Boltzmann, physicist
*Arik Brauer, painter, singer, and poet
*Eugene Braunwald, pioneering cardiologist
*Martin Buber, philosopher
*Georg Danzer, song writer
*Elfi von Dassanowsky, singer, pianist, film producer
*Heimito von Doderer, writer
*Peter Drucker, economist
*Albert Ehrenstein, writer
*Falco, singer and musician
*Paul Feyerabend, philosopher
*Viktor Frankl, psychologist, neurologist, founder of Logotherapy
*Sigmund Freud, neurologist, founder of the psychoanalytic school of psychology
*Karl von Frisch, zoologist, animal psychologist, bee keeper, Nobel Prize Laureate
*Vanessa De Luna Gleissner, Philippine born model and pin up girl
*Franz Grillparzer, playwright
*Friedrich Gulda, pianist and composer
*Eduard Haas III, inventor of PEZ candy
*Friedrich Hayek, economist, Nobel Prize winner
*Andre Heller, poet, song writer, artist
*Gottfried Helnwein, artist
*Theodor Herzl, journalist, founder of modern political Zionism
*Hugo von Hofmannsthal, writer, founder of the Salzburger Festspiele
*Friedensreich Hundertwasser, artist, architect, painter
*Wolfgang Hutter - artist, painter, university art professor
*Xaver Hutter - actor, born 1976
*Ernst Jandl, poet and writer
*Franz König, Cardinal Archbishop
*Gustav Klimt, painter
*Hans Krankl, footballer
*Karl Kraus, satirist, publisher of "Die Fackel"
*Wolfgang Kraus, essayist, leader for many years of the Österreichische Gesellschaft für Literatur
*Karl Landsteiner, doctor, bacteriaologist, discoverer of blood group, Nobel Prize Laureate
*Fritz Lang, director
*Josef Lanner, composer
*Niki Lauda, race car driver and entrepreneur
*Henry Lehrman, silent film director
*Benno Max Leser-Lasario, singer
*Leopold Lindtberg, director
*Konrad Lorenz, behavioural scientist, Nobel Prize Laureate
*Gustav Mahler, composer and conductor
*Friederike Mayröcker, writer
*Lise Meitner, physicist
*Johann Nestroy, playwright
*Wolfgang Pauli, physicist
*Karl Popper, philosopher
*Helmut Qualtinger, actor, writer, cabaret actor
*Ferdinand Raimund, play writer
*Alma Rosé, violin virtuoso, killed in Auschwitz
*Egon Schiele, Artist
*Arthur Schnitzler, story teller and playwright
*Arnold Schönberg, composer, music theorist, painter
*Erwin Schrödinger, physicist, Nobel Prize Laureate
*Franz Schubert, composer
*Peter Seisenbacher, judoka
*Matthias Sindelar, footballer
*Erwin Steinhauer, actor
*Johann Strauss I, composer
*Johann Strauss II, composer
*Richard Strauss, composer
*Johann Georg Stuwer, fireworks foreman
*Friedrich Torberg, writer and journalist
*Thomas Vanek, professional ice hockey player
*Otto Wagner, architect
*Erwin Wagner, scientist
*Bruno Walter, conductor
*Anton von Webern, composer
*Otto Weininger, philosopher
*Franz Werfel, writer
*Geri Winkler, mountaineer
*Ludwig Wittgenstein, philosopher
*Joe Zawinul, jazz pianist, keyboard player, and composer
*Stefan Zweig, writer


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