Where is Cornelia Funke from?

Where is Cornelia Funke from?

Dorsten, Germany
Cornelia Funke/Place of birth
Cornelia Funke was born in 1958 in Dorsten, Germany. After she graduated from college, she worked as a social worker with children from difficult backgrounds. She returned to school three years later, this time to study book illustration at the Hamburg State College of Design.

When was Cornelia Funke born?

December 10, 1958 (age 62 years)
Cornelia Funke/Date of birth

How old is Cornelia?

62 years (December 10, 1958)
Cornelia Funke/Age

Does Cornelia Funke have kids?

Anna Funke
Ben Funke
Cornelia Funke/Children

What is Cornelia Funke famous for?

Cornelia Funke
Occupation Author
Genre Adventure, fantasy
Notable works The Thief Lord, Dragon Rider, Inkheart trilogy
Spouse Rolf Frahm ​ ​ ( m. 1979; died 2006)​

What awards has Cornelia Funke won?

Bambi – Culture
Indies Choice Book Award for Children’s LiteratureAudie Award for Spanish LanguageCorine Literature Prize for Children’s Book
Cornelia Funke/Awards

Is Cornelia Funke married?

Rolf Frahmm. 1979–2006
Cornelia Funke/Spouse

Personal life. Funke married printer Rolf Frahm in 1979. Their daughter, Anna, was born in 1989 and soon after their son, Ben, was born in 1994.

Where does Cornelia Funke live now?

North Rhine-Westphalia
Cornelia Funke/Places lived

What does Funke mean?

Funke is a family name of German origin. Funke means “spark” and refers to the work of a smith.

What does Ola mean in Nigerian?

wealth
In Yoruba, ola means ‘wealth’. Ola is also used a female name in communities where Yoruba is spoken.

What did Cornelia Funke want to be as a child?

Cornelia Funke was born in 1958 in the town of Dorsten in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany to Karl-Heinz and Helmi Funke. As a child, she wanted to become an astronaut or a pilot, but ultimately decided to study pedagogy at the University of Hamburg.

When did Cornelia Funke’s Inkheart trilogy end?

The trilogy was concluded in Inkdeath (published in Germany in 2007, English version Spring 2008, American version Fall 2008). Cornelia’s fans are sometimes referred to as Funkies. Funke also worked as a producer on the film adaptation of Inkheart.

When was Cornelia Funke married to Rolf Frahm?

Funke married printer Rolf Frahm in 1979. Their daughter, Anna, was born in 1989 and soon after their son, Ben, was born in 1994. The family lived in Hamburg for 24 years, until they moved to Beverly Hills in May 2005. In March 2006, Rolf Frahm died of cancer.

Who is the author of Listen by Cornelia Funke?

Cornelia Maria Funke ( German: [kɔʁˈneːli̯a ˈfʊŋ.kə] ( listen)) (born 10 December 1958) is a German author of children’s fiction. Born in Dorsten, North Rhine-Westphalia, she began her career as a social worker before becoming a book illustrator.

Where is Cornelia Funke from? Dorsten, Germany Cornelia Funke/Place of birth Cornelia Funke was born in 1958 in Dorsten, Germany. After she graduated from college, she worked as a social worker with children from difficult backgrounds. She returned to school three years later, this time to study book illustration at the Hamburg State College of…