Wolfgang Jeschke

writer, editor

Wolfgang Jeschke (19 November 1936 – 10 June 2015) was a German sci-fi author and editor. He was best known for his novel The Last Day of Creation (1981). In 1987, he won the Harrison Award for international achievements in science fiction. His works were published at Heyne publishing house (German: Heyne-Verlag).

Jeschke in March 2008.

Jeschke was in Tetschen, Czechoslovakia (now Děčín, Czech Republic). He grew up in Asperg near Ludwigsburg, Baden-Württemberg.

Jeschke died on 10 June 2015 in Munich, aged 78.[1]


  1. "Wolfgang Jeschke (1936-2015)". Locus Online. 12 June 2015. Retrieved 13 June 2015.