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Alois Joseph Weichslgartner, German writer. Recipient awards Herwig-Weber-Preis, International Press Club of Munich, 1973, Bayerischer Poetentaler, Munchner Turmschreiber, Munich, 1982, Bundesverdienstkreuz am Bande, Germany, 1991. Member International Press Club of Munich, Munchner Turmschreiber.

Background

Weichslgartner, Alois Joseph was born on September 13, 1931 in Kelheim, Bavaria, Germany. Son of Alois and Maria (Hoetschl) Weichslgartner.

Education

Diploma, Gymnasium, Kelheim, Germany, 1951.

Career

Junior editor, Tagesanzeiger, Regensburg, Germany, 1955-1958; editor, Press Agency "nld" Munich, Regensburg, 1958-1962; freelance journalist and writer, Press Agency "nld" Munich, Regensburg, 1962-1969; editor, Stadtanzeiger/Suddeutsche Zeitung, Munich, 1969-1971; chief editor, Altbayerische Heimatpost, Trostberg, Germany, 1972-1994; freelance journalist and writer, since 1995.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor: (poetry book) Bayerischer Psalter, 1975, 90. Author: (poetry book) Wie Wolkenflug, 1991, (essays), Vom Nordgau zum Chiemgau, 1985, Bayer Originale: Ernst und Heiter, 1998, (book) Bayerisches Lesebuch, 1981.

Membership

Member International Press Club of Munich, Munchner Turmschreiber.

Connections

Married Sieglinde Anna Katharina Mair, August 17, 1955. Children: Petra, Norbert, Thomas, Gunther.

father:
Alois Weichslgartner

mother:
Maria (Hoetschl) Weichslgartner

spouse:
Sieglinde Anna Katharina Mair

children:
Norbert Weichslgartner

Petra Weichslgartner

Gunther Weichslgartner

Thomas Weichslgartner