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List of notable or famous editors from Germany, with bios and photos, including the top editors born in Germany and even some popular editors who immigrated to Germany. If you're trying to find out the names of famous German editors then this list is the perfect resource for you. These editors are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known editor from Germany is included when available.

List people range from Gloria Steinem to Carl Dahlhaus.

This historic editors from Germany list can help answer the questions "Who are some German editors of note?" and "Who are the most famous editors from Germany?" These prominent editors of Germany may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected German editors.

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Carl Dahlhaus is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Editors from Germany
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Carl Dahlhaus, a musicologist from Berlin, was one of the major contributors to the development of musicology as a scholarly discipline during the post-war era. Dahlhaus was born in Hanover. His education was interrupted by the Second World War where he served on the front and as an anti-aircraft auxiliary. He completed school exams through a special program designed for those engaged in combat. He showed an interest in banned literature and was exceptionally well read. After the war, he first studied law, later musicology at the University of Göttingen and Freiburg im Breisgau. His thesis at Göttingen in 1953 concerned the masses of Josquin. In the 1950s he was a co-founder of the Darmstadt ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Died at 61 (1928-1989)

Birthplace: Hanover, Germany

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Dieter Zimmerling

Age: 80

Gloria Steinem is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Editors from Germany
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Gloria Marie Steinem is an American feminist, journalist, and social and political activist who became nationally recognized as a leader and spokeswoman for the feminist movement in the late 1960s and early 70s. She was a columnist for New York magazine and a founder of Ms. magazine. In 1969, she published an article, "After Black Power, Women's Liberation," which brought her to national fame as a feminist leader. In 2005, Steinem, Jane Fonda, and Robin Morgan co-founded the Women's Media Center, an organization that works "to make women visible and powerful in the media." Steinem currently travels internationally as an organizer and lecturer and is a media spokeswoman on issues of equality. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 84

Birthplace: Toledo, Ohio, United States of America

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Herbert Eimert was a German music theorist, musicologist, journalist, music critic, editor, radio producer, and composer. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Died at 75 (1897-1972)

Birthplace: Bad Kreuznach, Germany

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