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Stefanie Tücking (1 April 1962 – 30 November or 1 December 2018)[1] was a German radio and television presenter. She won the Golden Camera award at the age of 24 for her work on the ARD music show Formel Eins (Formula One).[2]

Stefanie Tücking
Stefanie Tücking.jpg
Tücking in 2009
Born(1962-04-01)1 April 1962
Kaiserslautern, Germany
Died1 December 2018(2018-12-01) (aged 56)
Baden-Baden, Germany
Cause of deathPulmonary embolism
OccupationTV presenter, radio personality



Tücking was born in Kaiserslautern. In Germany, she worked for the German broadcaster Südwestrundfunk (SWR) as a television and radio presenter.[3]


Stefanie Tücking died unexpectedly during the night of 1 December 2018 in Baden-Baden, southwestern Germany, at age 56. The cause of death was a pulmonary embolism. She was found by a friend in her bed. Tücking had no known health or substance-related problems. According to her father, they visited a Christmas market on Thursday and on Friday (30. Nov) evening she was on air for the last time.[1][2][4][5]


  1. ^ a b "Steffi Tücking ist unerwartet gestorben | SWR3". (in German). Retrieved 1 December 2018.
  2. ^ a b "Frühere „Formel Eins"-Moderatorin: Stefanie Tücking ist tot". Spiegel Online (in German). 1 December 2018.
  3. ^ "Stefanie Tücking | SWR3". (in German). Retrieved 1 December 2018.
  4. ^ "Stefanie Tücking (✝56) wurde von einer Freundin tot im Bett gefunden". (in German). Retrieved 2018-12-03.
  5. ^ "Stefanie Tücking ist an einer Lungenembolie gestorben". SWR3 (in German). 6 December 2018.

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