Helga Czeike

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Helga Czeike (born April 28, 1928 in Vienna ; † October 9, 2014 in Hall ) was an Austrian historian .


Helga Czeike studied German, history, theater studies and music in Vienna and received her doctorate in 1950 from the University of Vienna on the Swiss writer Albert Steffen . From 1958 to 1962 she worked as press manager at the Verein für Konsumenteninformation and from 1962 to 1976 head of women's and consumer programs at ORF .

For the presentation of international and Austrian fashion shows she received the “ Golden Badge of Honor of the Vienna Women's Fashion Week ”. She has also written over 300 scripts. Her work was awarded, among other honors, the Golden Cross of Merit of the City of Vienna . Furthermore she received the Chamber of Labor Prize, the Theodor-Körner-Prize and the nomination as Austrian delegate of the ORF for the "Association of women in radio and television" ( BBC ).

In addition to its own publications she supported her husband Felix Czeike in various publications ( Vienna lexicon , district cultural leaders , Dumont Arts and guide Vienna and Burgenland , Seven centuries Viennese history , Vienna pharmacies history ) and was also on his magnum opus, the Historical Dictionary of Vienna , involved.

She died in 2014 at the age of 86 and was buried in the Hernals cemetery in Vienna .

Individual evidence

  1. a b Helga Czeike in the search for the deceased at friedhoefewien.at
  2. Helga Czeike. Ennstal Wiki, accessed on March 15, 2019 .
  3. ^ History of the Viennese pharmacies. Retrieved March 15, 2019 .