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Assia Wevill was previously married to David Wevill and Richard Lipsey.
Assia Wevill was in a relationship with Ted Hughes (1961 - 1969).
German Personality Assia Wevill was born Assia Esther Guttman on 15th May, 1927 in Berlin, Germany and passed away on 23rd Mar 1969 3 Okeover Manor, Clapham Common, London, England aged 41. She is most remembered for German-born woman who escaped the Nazis. Her zodiac sign is Taurus.
Assia Wevill is a member of the following lists: British Jews, People from Berlin and 1927 births.
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|Full Name at Birth||
Assia Esther Guttman
41 (age at death) years
15th May, 1927
23rd March, 1969
|Place of Death||
3 Okeover Manor, Clapham Common, London, England
|Cause of Death||
Suicide By Gas
Brown - Dark
Assia was a refugee from Nazi Germany...., Assia was linguistically gifted....
|Claim to Fame||
German-born woman who escaped the Nazis
(husband), Ted Hughes
(lover), Frieda Hughes
(Ted Hughes' daughter), Nicholas Hughes
(Ted Hughes' son), Yehuda Amichai
(Israeli poet), Alexandra Tatiana Elise
(daughter by Ted Hughes), Else Ludwig
Assia Esther Wevill (née Gutmann; 15 May 1927 – 23 March 1969) was a German woman who escaped the Nazis at the beginning of World War II and emigrated to Palestine, via Italy, then later the United Kingdom, where she had a relationship with the English poet Ted Hughes. She killed herself and their four-year-old daughter Alexandra Tatiana Elise (nicknamed Shura) using a gas oven, similar to Hughes's first wife Sylvia Plath's suicide six years earlier.