• Born date: 1883-07-03
  • Born in: Czech Republic
  • Death date: 1924-06-03
  • Death in: Vienna
Franz Kafka

Franz Kafka (3 July 1883 – 3 June 1924) was a German-language writer of novels and short stories, regarded by critics as one of the most influential authors of the 20th century. Kafka strongly influenced genres such as existentialism.