Runder Geburtstag

Literatur-Kritiker Hellmuth Karasek wird 80

Er prägte neben Marcel Reich-Ranicki „Das literarische Quartett“: Am 4. Januar wird der Kritiker, Abendblatt-Kolumnist, Autor und Moderator 80 Jahre alt.

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