Tag Archives: austria stamps

Austria will Release Stamp on 20 years of Hundertwasser Museum

Austria will release stamp on artwork on 8th April 2011.Alongside the world's unique Hundertwasser collection, the museum has presented over 60 exhibitions by famous Austrian and international artists since 1991, attracting over 3 million guests in these 20 years. The … Continue reading

Posted in History Behind A Stamp, News, Themes | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Austria released stamp on Actress and inventor Hedy Lamarr

Hedy Lamarr (born in 1914 in Vienna as Hedwig Eva Maria Kiesler, died 2000 in Florida) was given her first leading role in only her third film (“You don't need money”, with Hans Moser and Heinz Rühmann). However, it was … Continue reading

Posted in Articles, History Behind A Stamp, New Stamps, News, Themes, World | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

The First Ever Stamps Issued on Rotary International

By Sudhir Jain Austria was the first country who issued the postal stamps on Rotary International. On June 22,1931   Austria issued these six stamps on the occassion of the Rotary International convention held at Viena.   The occassion was … Continue reading

Posted in Articles, Education, History Behind A Stamp, News, Philately, Stamps, World | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment