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03 Jan 2006

Mozart-Schädel: Geheimnis um Echtheit wird gelüftet

Eine DNA-Analyse wurde bei Innsbrucker Gerichtsmediziner in Auftrag gegeben: TV-Doku "Mozart. Eine Spurensuche" löst Rätsel
[Der Standard, 3 January 2006]

Innsbruck/Salzburg/Wien - Stammt der seit 1902 von der Internationalen Stiftung Mozarteum Salzburg aufbewahrte Schädel tatsächlich von Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart oder nicht? Dieser Frage ging im vergangenen Jahr das Institut für Gerichtsmedizin an der Medizinischen Universität Innsbruck nach. Das Rätsel soll am kommenden Sonntag (8.1., 21.55 Uhr, ORF 2) in der ORF-Dokumentation "Mozart. Eine Spurensuche" von Burgl Czeitschner (Buch) und Ute Gebhardt (Regie) gelüftet werden.

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