Claude Lanzmann


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Claude Lanzmann

Claude Lanzmann Death

Claude passed away on July 5, 2018 at the age of 92 in Paris, France.

Claude Lanzmann death quick facts:
  • When did Claude Lanzmann die?

    July 5, 2018
  • How old was Claude Lanzmann when died?

  • Where did Claude Lanzmann die? What was the location of death?

    Paris, France

Claude Lanzmann Birthday and Date of Death

Claude Lanzmann was born on November 27, 1925 and died on July 5, 2018. Claude was 92 years old at the time of death.

Birthday: November 27, 1925
Date of Death: July 5, 2018
Age at Death: 92

Claude Lanzmann - Biography

Claude Lanzmann was born on November 27, 1925 in Paris, France. He is a writer and director, known for Shoah (1985), The Last of the Unjust (2013) and Claude Lanzmann: Spectres of the Shoah (2015). He has been married to Dominique Petithory since 1995. They have one child. He was previously married to Angelika Schrobsdorff and Judith Magre.
Lanzmann was born on 27 November 1925 in Paris, France, the son of Paulette (née Grobermann) and Armand Lanzmann. His family was Jewish, and had immigrated to France from Eastern Europe. He was the brother of writer Jacques Lanzmann. Lanzmann attended the Lycée Blaise-Pascal (fr) in Clermont-Ferrand. While his family disguised their identity went into hiding during World War II, he joined the French resistance at the age of 17, along with his father and brother, and fought in Auvergne. Lanzmann opposed the French war in Algeria and signed the 1960 antiwar petition Manifesto of the 121.

From 1952 to 1959,[citation needed] he lived with Simone de Beauvoir. In 1963 he married French actress Judith Magne. They divorced in 1971, and he later married Angelika Schrobsdorff, a German-Jewish writer. He divorced a second time and married Dominique Petithory in 1995. He was the father of Angélique Lanzmann, born in 1950 and Félix Lanzmann who died in 2017, aged 23. Claude Lanzmann died on 5 July 2018 at his Paris home, after having been ill for several days. He was 92.