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Hauptmann, Gerhart Line breaks: Ger|hart Haupt|mann
Pronunciation: /ˈhaʊptman/

Definition of Hauptmann, Gerhart in English:

( 1862–1946), German dramatist. An early pioneer of naturalism, he is known for Before Sunrise (1889) and The Ascension of Joan (1893). Nobel Prize for Literature (1912).

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