Koenig, Franz

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Franz, German surgeon, 1832-1910.
Koenig syndrome - alternating attacks of constipation and diarrhea, with colic, meteorism, and gurgling in the right iliac fossa.
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Certain progressive cardinals such as Franz Koenig of Austria and Aloisio Lorscheider of Brazil, both thoroughly formed by the spirit of Vatican II, had promoted Wojtyla's candidacy in 1978 because they expected him to apply that strength of character and of will to the service of the church behind the Iron Curtain and in the Third World.
But his cafe drawing says it all in a few competent lines and it comes from a collection of the Dutchman Franz Koenig and is estimated to fetch around pounds 1 million.
The 1980 Beijing visits of two cardinals (Roger Etchegaray of Marseilles and Franz Koenig of Vienna) at the invitation of the Chinese were preliminary steps towards a dialogue.