Marcel Reich-Ranicki

Marcel Reich-Ranicki (German: [maɐˈsɛl ˈʁaɪç ʁaˈnɪtski]; 2 Juin 1920 – 18 September 2013) wis a Pols-born German leeterary creetic an member o the leeterary group Gruppe 47.[1] He wis regardit as ane o the maist influential contemporary leeterary creetics in the field o German leeteratur an haes eften been cried Literaturpapst ("Pape o Leeteratur") in Germany.[2]

Marcel Reich-Ranicki
Reich-Ranicki in 2007
BornMarcel Reich
2 Juin 1920(1920-06-02)
Włocławek, Poland
Dee'd18 September 2013(2013-09-18) (aged 93)
Frankfurt, Germany
ThriftLeeterary creetic
Notable awairdsGoethe Prize (2002)
SpooseTeofila (m. 1942; weed. 2011)


  1. "Marcel Reich-Ranicki ist tot - SPIEGEL ONLINE". Spiegel Online. Retrieved 18 September 2013. (in German)
  2. WHO'S WHO profile: Marcel Reich-Ranicki (in German)