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Peter Handke was born on 6 December, 1942 in Griffen, Carinthia, Austria, is a Writer, Director, Actor. Discover Peter Handke's Biography, Age, Height, Physical Stats, Dating/Affairs, Family and career updates. Learn How rich is He in this year and how He spends money? Also learn how He earned most of networth at the age of 79 years old?

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Occupation writer,director,actor
Age 79 years old
Zodiac Sign Sagittarius
Born 6 December 1942
Birthday 6 December
Birthplace Griffen, Carinthia, Austria
Nationality Austria

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Peter Handke Height, Weight & Measurements

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Who Is Peter Handke's Wife?

His wife is Sophie Semin (1995 - present) ( 1 child), Libgart Schwarz (1967 - 1994) ( divorced) ( 1 child)

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Wife Sophie Semin (1995 - present) ( 1 child), Libgart Schwarz (1967 - 1994) ( divorced) ( 1 child)
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Peter Handke Net Worth

His net worth has been growing significantly in 2020-2021. So, how much is Peter Handke worth at the age of 79 years old? Peter Handke’s income source is mostly from being a successful Writer. He is from Austria. We have estimated Peter Handke's net worth, money, salary, income, and assets.

Net Worth in 2021 $1 Million - $5 Million
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Source of Income Writer

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Although being nominated for the Heinrich Heine Prize by a jury, the city council of Düsseldorf didn't accept this decision because Handke spoke at the funeral of former Yugoslavian dictator Slobodan Milosevic (June 2006).


Biography/bibliography in: "Contemporary Authors". New Revision Series, Vol. 133, pp. 248-255. Farmington Hills, MI: Thomson Gale, 2005.


Longtime companion of actress Katja Flint from 2001 to 2006.


Romantically linked to Sophie Semin, who gave birth to their daughter Léocadie in 1992.


Member of the 'Official Competition' jury at the 42nd Cannes International Film Festival in 1989. The 'President of the Jury' that year was his friend Wim Wenders.


Member of the 'Official Competition' jury at the 40th Venice International Film Festival in 1983.


He is a writer and director, known for Die linkshändige Frau (1977), Wings of Desire (1987) and Wrong Move (1975).


His most noted works include "The Hornets" (1966), "Offending the Audience and Other Spoken Plays" (1966), "The Left-Handed Woman" (1976), "Across" (1983), "My Year in the No-Man's-Bay" (1994) and "Kali" (2007).


After leaving his hometown Graz in 1965, he lived in Düsseldorf, Berlin, Kronberg, Paris, in the United States, Salzburg and Chaville, France.


While studying law at the University of Graz from 1961 to 1965, he established himself as writer with the Grazer Gruppe (Graz Author's Assembly). Nobel Prize winner Elfriede Jelinek was among the other members.


Peter Handke was born on December 6, 1942 in Griffen, Carinthia, Austria.