Military Officer, Noble person
1720 – 1797
Who was Baron Münchhausen?
Hieronymus Carl Friedrich Baron von Münchhausen was a German nobleman and a famous recounter of tall tales. He joined the Russian military and took part in two campaigns against the Ottoman Turks. Upon returning home, Münchhausen is said to have told a number of outrageously farfetched stories about his adventures.
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- May 11, 1720
- Also known as
- Baron Munchhausen
- Hieronymus Carl Friedrich von Münchhausen
- Lived in
- Feb 22, 1797
on July 23, 2013
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