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Leopold von Sacher-Masoch

Leopold von Sacher-MasochAKA Leopold Ritter von Sacher-Masoch

Born: 27-Jan-1836
Birthplace: Lemberg, Ukraine, Austria
Died: 9-Mar-1895
Location of death: Lindheim, Germany
Cause of death: unspecified

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Novelist

Nationality: Austria
Executive summary: Venus in Furs

Father: (chief of police, Lemberg)
Mother: Charlotte von Masoch
Wife: Aurora Rümelin ("Wanda", m. 1873, div. 1883, one child)
Wife: Hulda Meister (two children)

    University: University of Prague
    University: Doctor of Laws, University of Graz (1855)

    Eponyms masochism
    Ukrainian Ancestry Maternal

Author of books:
Venus im Pelz (1870, novel, trans. Venus in Furs)

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