Place of Birth:
Ehrenbreitstein near Koblenz (today in Koblenz), Electorate of Trier, Holy Roman Empire
Place of Death:
Clemens Wenzeslaus Brentano (also Klemens; pseudonym: Clemens Maria Brentano brɛnˈtɑːnoʊ; bʁɛnˈtaːno; 9 September 1778 – 28 July 1842) was a German poet and novelist, and a major figure of German Romanticism. He was the uncle, via his brother Christian, of Franz and Lujo Brentano.