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Otto Steiger

Otto Steiger, Swiss author, novelist. Recipient numerous prizes, awards, including Swiss Children's Books prize, 1980, certified honor. International Board Books for Young People; award City of Zurich, award Canton of Zurich, 1989. Member Swiss Authors Association, Pro Litteris.


  • Steiger, Otto was born on August 4, 1909 in Thun, Berne, Switzerland. Son of Robert Steiger and Maria Steiger Wasmer.

  • Education

    • Educated, University Berne. Educated, University Paris.



    Member Swiss Authors Association, Pro Litteris.


    • Married Rosmary Salber, 1949. Children: Martin, Marianne.
    • father: Robert Steiger
    • mother: Maria Steiger Wasmer
    • spouse: Rosmary Salber
    • children: Martin Steiger
    • Marianne Steiger
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    Born August 4, 1909