The famous SWR3 presenter Stefanie Tücking died tonight in Baden-Baden. She was 56 years old. Nothing is yet known about the cause of death.
Baden-Baden – The famous SWR3 presenter Stefanie Tücking died quite unexpectedly on Saturday night in Baden-Baden. She was 56 years old. Tücking was a moderator for pop-wave SWR3 for about 30 years. It became known nationwide, especially through the ARD cult program "Formel Eins" in the 1
"Radio was her passion, rock music, her love. She was one of the biggest radio personalities in Germany, and we are all stunned by her sudden death," said SWG3 program director Thomas Jung after Steffi Tücking's death threat. "The team is deeply shocked. SWR3 not only loses an excellent radio woman, colleagues also calm down the loss of a warm-hearted friend." Steffi Tücking has inspired the generations of people for music. "
This is boring news for us here on SWR3. Steffi Tücking died unexpectedly on December 1, at the age of 56. Steffi has been a regular member of SWR3 for 30 years. We are speechless and infinitely sad. Http://t.co/n2x0GwcFDR pic.twitter.com/tDHGnsy1jG
– SWR3 (@ swr3) 1. December 2018
Stefanie Tücking also hosted Rock am Ring
Tücking was considered as a music expert and also featured on the stages of major festivals such as Rock am Ring. Already in 1987 she got the golden camera at the age of 24 for her moderation on "Formula One".
In the early 1980s she worked in television productions like Monaco Franze and Tatort in smaller roles. In the 1990s, she moderated the daily WDR broadcast "Here and Today" and later on SWR TV, including the "Ready To Go – Car magazine" program. Nothing is known about the cause of death.
Sad! A great colleague and a wonderful person # Tücking https://t.co/aTDEsXkVyl
– Tina Hassel (@TinaHassel) 1. December 2018
Such a distinct radio broadcast, which always was home to me. She already followed me when radio was still a dream and not a profession. Hello Steffi Tücking! I'm sorry about your relatives and the radio family at @ swr3 . # tücking
– Olli Briesch (@ollibriesch) 1. December 2018
I can not believe it. Stefanie Tücking is dead! I've never met them, but I often heard them on @ swr3 . She was the voice of German radio and should be quiet now forever? It makes me deeply sad. A big piece of German radio has gone … # Tücking
– Matthias Gindorf (@MGindorf) 1 December 2018
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