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Her·zog(hĕrt′zôg′), Maurice 1919-2012.
French mountaineer noted for his ascent (1950) of Annapurna, the highest summit anyone had attained at that time.
Her·zog(hûrt′zôg, hĕrt′sōKH), Werner Born 1942.
German director noted for his exploration of unstable, obsessive characters in such films as Aguirre: The Wrath of God (1972).
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1. (Biography) Roman. born 1934, German politician; president of Germany (1994–99)
2. (Biography) Werner (ˈvɛrnər). born 1942, German film director. His films include Signs of Life (1967), Fata Morgana (1970), Fitzcarraldo (1982), Little Dieter Needs to Fly (1997), and Grizzly Man (2005)
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