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Vienna in Innenstadt, Wien, Austria
 

Greta Keller

 
 
Greta Keller Marker image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, June 16, 2017
1. Greta Keller Marker
Inscription.
In diesem Hause lebte viele Jahre

Greta Keller
1903 - 1977

Chansonsängerin
Schallplattenstar

Gewidmet von
Österreichische Lotterien 1999

[Lyrical text, above the main body:]
Wenn die Sonne hinter den Dächern versinkt,

[English translation:]
For many years in this house lived

Greta Keller
1903 - 1977

Caberet Singer
Recording Star

Dedicated by
the Austrian Lottery 1999

When the sun sinks beneath the roofs,

 
Erected 1999 by Oesterreichische Lotterien.
 
Location. 48° 12.443′ N, 16° 22.407′ E. Marker is in Vienna, Wien, in Innenstadt. Marker is on Singerstrasse just east of Liliengasse, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Singerstrasse 14, Vienna, Wien 1010, Austria.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Egon Cäsar Conte Corti (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); Gottlieb Muffat (about 90 meters away); O5 (about 150 meters away); Moritz Perles
Greta Keller Marker - Wide View image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, June 16, 2017
2. Greta Keller Marker - Wide View
The marker is visible here on the wall where the Cuisinarum and Bank buildings meet, just above the motorcycles.
(about 180 meters away); Café Frauenhuber (about 180 meters away); Charles de L'Ecluse (Clusius) (about 210 meters away); Ferenc Rákóczi (about 210 meters away); Franz Grillparzer (about 240 meters away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Vienna.
 
Also see . . .
1. Greta Keller (1960): "Wenn die Sonne hinter den Dächern versinkt" (YouTube.com, 3 min.). Ms. Keller sings the song denoted on the marker. (Submitted on July 3, 2017, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California.) 

2. Greta Keller Dies; Singer and Actress (New York Times Obituary, 11/6/1977). (Submitted on July 3, 2017.)
 
Categories. Arts, Letters, MusicEntertainment
 
<i>Portrait of Greta Keller</i> image. Click for full size.
By Carl Van Vechten, March 9, 1940
3. Portrait of Greta Keller
Image courtesy of the Library of Congress.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 4, 2017. This page originally submitted on July 3, 2017, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 104 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on July 3, 2017, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California.
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