Birth Name: Johann Hölzel
Date of Birth: 19 February, 1957
Place of Birth: Vienna, Austria
Date of Death: 6 February, 1998
Place of Death: between Villa Montellano and Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
Falco was an Austrian singer and songwriter.
He was the son of Maria (Saurer) and Alois Hölzel. His stage name derived from East German former ski jumper Falko Weißpflog.
Falco’s paternal grandparents were a man surnamed Hölzel, and Cäcilia.
Falco’s maternal grandfather was Johann Rehling (the son of Tobias “Toberl” Rehling and Maria Beigelbeck). Tobias was the son of Johann Rehling and Maria Amtmann. Falco’s great-grandmother Maria was the daughter of Josephus Beigelbeck and Maria Hahn.
Falco’s maternal grandmother was named Maria Saurer.
Source: Genealogy of Falco (focusing on his mother’s side) – https://www.myheritage.com