Stephanie, (Johann) Gottlieb
- Peter Branscombe
(b Breslau, Feb 19, 1741; d Vienna, Jan 23, 1800). Austrian dramatist and actor. He is sometimes referred to as ‘the younger’, half-brother of (Christian) Gottlob Stephanie (‘the elder’). He enrolled as a law student at Halle but enlisted as a Prussian hussar in the Seven Years War, was captured by the Austrians in ...