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Wilhelm Guttmann

Full name: Wilhelm Guttmann
Gender: Male
Born: January 1, 1886 in Berlin, Berlin, Germany
Died: February 8, 1941 in Berlin, Berlin, Germany
Country: GER Germany
Sport: Art Competitions

Biography

German musician Wilhelm Guttmann, of Jewish descent, was an opera and concert singer and composer. He studied music in Berlin from 1903, and from 1922-34 was engaged first at the Berlin Folk Opera then at the Berlin State Opera. From 1926 he was a lecturer at the State Academy for Church and School Music in Berlin. In 1934 the Nazis forced him to give up his career, and he was only allowed to occur in performances of the Jewish Cultural Association in Berlin. After that, he was interrogated several times, and most likely tortured. Immediately after being interrogated by the Gestapo in February 1941, he suffered a heart attack during a music performance and died immediately.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1932 Summer 46 Los Angeles Art Competitions Mixed Music Germany GER AC

Mixed Music

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank
1932 Summer 46 Los Angeles Art Competitions Germany Final Standings AC
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