Houston Chamberlain

Houston Stewart Chamberlain (1855 - 1927)

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Houston Stewart Chamberlain
Born in Southsea, Hampshire, Englandmap
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Husband of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
[children unknown]
Died in Bayreuth, Bavaria, Germanymap
Profile last modified | Created 4 Apr 2014
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Categories: Political Philosophers | Bayreuth, Bayern | English Authors | Alter Friedhof, Bayreuth, Bavaria | British Notables.

Biography

Houston Chamberlain is Notable.

Houston Stewart Chamberlain was born in 1855 to William Chamberlain and Elizabeth Jane Hall.[1]

Married: The Prussian Anna Horst, Divorced in 1905.

Married: In 1908, Eva von Bülow-Wagner, daughter of German composer Richard Wagner and granddaughter of Hungarian composer Franz Liszt.

Death: 9 January 1927, Bayreuth, Bavaria, Germany.

Houston Stewart Chamberlain was an author of books on political philosophy, natural science and Richard Wagner.

"His two-volume book, 'Die Grundlagen des neunzehnten Jahrhunderts' (The Foundations of the Nineteenth Century), published in 1899, became one of the many references for the pan-Germanic movement of the early 20th century, and, later, of the völkisch antisemitism of Nazi racial policy."[2]

See the cited source for in depth information on Chamberlain.

Sources

  1. Birth registration for Houston Stewart Chamberlain, Oct-Nov-Dec 1855, Portsea Island, Hampshire, England. "England and Wales Birth Registration Index, 1837-2008," database, FamilySearch.
  2. Crawford, Peter. "An Englishman at the Court of the Kaiser"


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