Hoimar von Ditfurth





Hoimar von Ditfurth

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born
in Berlin, Germany
October 15, 1921

died
November 01, 1989

gender
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Hoimar Gerhard Friedrich Ernst von Ditfurth was a German physician and scientific journalist. Particularly he is known as a TV moderator and writer of popular scientific books. He was the father of Christian von Ditfurth, a writer and Jutta Ditfurth, a writer and journalist.
He won many awards in his lifetime including the Adolf Grimme Awards in 1968, the Bambi Prize in 1972 and the Kalinga Prize in 1978.

Hoimar von Ditfurth was born in Berlin on 15. October 1921. He originated from the family of the classical philologist Hans-Otto von Ditfurth, a national conservative Prussian cavalry captain. After his Abitur at the Viktoria-Gymnasium in Potsdam (today Helmholtz-Gymnasium Potsdam) in 1939, he studied medical science, psychology and philoso...more


Average rating: 4.34 · 168 ratings · 2 reviews · 22 distinct works · Similar authors
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4.46 of 5 stars 4.46 avg rating — 39 ratings — published 1975 — 4 editions
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4.26 of 5 stars 4.26 avg rating — 23 ratings — published 1973 — 5 editions
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Der Geist fiel nicht vom Hi...
4.41 of 5 stars 4.41 avg rating — 22 ratings — published 1976 — 4 editions
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Wir sind nicht nur von dies...
4.1 of 5 stars 4.10 avg rating — 21 ratings — published 1986 — 3 editions
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Dinozorların Sessiz Gecesi (1)
4.58 of 5 stars 4.58 avg rating — 12 ratings — published 1974
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Dinozorların Sessiz Gecesi (3)
4.4 of 5 stars 4.40 avg rating — 10 ratings — published 1981
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Dinozorların Sessiz Gecesi (2)
4.44 of 5 stars 4.44 avg rating — 9 ratings — published 1994
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So laßt uns denn ein Apfelb...
4.67 of 5 stars 4.67 avg rating — 6 ratings — published 1985 — 3 editions
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Başlangıçta hidrojen vardı
4.2 of 5 stars 4.20 avg rating — 5 ratings — published 2007
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Dimensionen des Lebens: Rep...
3.67 of 5 stars 3.67 avg rating — 3 ratings — published 1984 — 2 editions
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