Eckart Von Hirschhausen Biography
Eckart von Hirschhausen is a German doctor, talk show host, and comedian, born on August 25, 1967, in Frankfurt.
He received a scholarship from the German Academic Scholarship Foundation to study medicine at the Free University of Berlin, the University of Heidelberg, and the University of London.
He received his magna cum laude degree from the University of Heidelberg, and his PhD thesis examined the efficacy of intravenous immunoglobulin therapy on pigs in the hyperdynamic phase of endotoxemia.
Von Hirschhausen has worked in journalism and television in addition to his medical practice. In 1996, he began writing for magazines such as Focus and Der Tagesspiegel.
He made his first television appearance as a guest participant on Jürgen von der Lippe’s show “Geld oder Liebe” (Money or Love), doing magic acts.
He hosted the health advice show “Service: Gesundheit” (Service: Health) on Hessischer Rundfunk Television from 1998 until 2003. Since 2004, he has also been a weekly contributor to Stern magazine with his column “Die Etwas Andere Medizinkolumne” (The Somewhat Different Medicine Column).
Von Hirschhausen has worked in the entertainment sector as a stand-up comedian, show host, and magician since the mid-1990s. He has performed in cabaret shows and festivals in Berlin, London, and Cologne.
He’s also appeared as a guest artist on TV programs including the Knoff-Hoff-Show and 7 Tage, 7 Köpfe. Since 2004, he has been addressing fans’ queries on the scientific television show “W wie Wissen” (K for Knowledge) in his column “Dr. von Hirschhausen wills wissen.”
Von Hirschhausen is interested in humanitarian activities in addition to his entertainment profession.
In 2009, he was also named “Tie-man of the Year” by the German Institute of Fashion.
In his personal life, von Hirschhausen has lived in Berlin his entire life. Christian von Hirschhausen, his brother, is an economist.
Who Is Eckart Von Hirschhausen Married To?
Eckart Von Hirschhausen is not married currently as there is no report to ascertain whether he is a married man with children.
Hirschhausen is focused on his career as a German doctor, talk show host and comedian.
Von Hirschhausen’s art has earned him numerous honors, including the Garchinger Kleinkunstpreis, the Paulaner-Solo Kabarettpreis, and the St. Ingberter Pfanne. He received the Münchhausen Prize in Bodenwerder in 2011.