Trofaiach

Austria

Trofaiach is a municipality in the Leoben district of the state of Styria in Austria, the site of a post World War II British sector displaced persons camp.

Sons and daughters of the town

  • Josef Forster (1838-1917), composer, he wrote several, at that time successful, but now forgotten operas
  • Hellmuth Stachel (born 1942), grew up in Trofaiach, Austrian mathematician and professor of geometry at the Vienna University of Technology.
  • Hannes Arch (1967-2016), aerobatics pilot, first Austrian participant in the Red Bull Air Race Series
  • Monika Maierhofer (born 1967), former ski racer

TROFAIACH INFO

City name: Trofaiach

Country: Austria

Population: 8,313

Languages: Croatian, Hungarian, Slovene, German

Currency: Euro

TimeZone: Europe/Vienna

Contact

Trofaiach
email
gemeinden.steiermark@telekom.at
address
Trofaiach
phone
0800 100 199 33