Fanny Cecilia Hensel

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Fanny Cecilia Hensel (Mendelssohn)

Birthdate: (41)
Birthplace: Hamburg, Germany
Death: Died in Berlin, Germany
Cause of death: cerebral hemorrhage
Place of Burial: Berlin, Germany
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Abraham Mendelssohn Bartholdy and Leah Mendelssohn Bartholdy
Wife of Professor Wilhelm Hensel
Mother of Ludwig Felix Sebastian Hensel and Leo Hensel
Sister of Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy; Rebecka Henriette Dirichlet; Paul Hermann Mendelssohn-Bartholdy and Caecilia Mendelssohn

Occupation: Komponistin
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About Fanny Cecilia Hensel

Fanny Cäcilie Mendelssohn (November 14, 1805 – May 14, 1847), later Fanny Hensel, was a German pianist and composer, and was the sister of Felix Mendelssohn; they were both the grandchildren of the philosopher Moses Mendelssohn.

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Fanny Cecilia Hensel's Timeline

November 14, 1805
Hamburg, Germany
Age 10
Berlin, Berlin, Germany
June 16, 1830
Age 24
Berlin, Germany
May 14, 1847
Age 41
Berlin, Germany
May 1847
Age 41
Berlin, Germany