Birth Place Matching "Alsace, France" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)


37 names.


1. William Wyler

Director | Ben-Hur

William Wyler was an American filmmaker who, at the time of his death in 1981, was considered by his peers as second only to John Ford as a master craftsman of cinema. The winner of three Best Director Academy Awards, second again only to Ford's four, Wyler's reputation has unfairly suffered as the...

2. Alix Bénézech

Actress | En attendant Violette

Alix Bénézech was born on September 25, 1991 in Alsace, France as Alix Lucrèce Bérénice Bénézech. She is an actress and director, known for En attendant Violette (2017), Summertime (2015) and Mission: Impossible - Fallout (2018).

3. Robert Wyler

Writer | Detective Story

Older brother of director William Wyler and often associated with William's films.

4. Alphonse Martell

Director | Gigolettes of Paris

Alphonse Martell was born on March 27, 1890 in Straßburg, Alsace, Germany. He was an actor and director, known for Gigolettes of Paris (1933), Strings of Steel (1926) and The Buccaneer (1938). He died on March 18, 1976 in San Diego, California, USA.

5. Ray Bloch

Music Department | Science Fiction Theatre

Composer, songwriter ("When Love Has Gone"), conductor, pianist, author and arranger, he came to the USA during World War I. He was a pianist in New York Ballrooms, then organized his own orchestra and toured the US in vaudeville. He was a pianist on radio, then a music director and arranger for ...

6. Theo Shall

Actor | Anna Christie

Theo Shall was born on February 24, 1896 in Metz, Alsace-Lorraine, Germany as William Guldner. He was an actor, known for Anna Christie (1930), Ten Minute Alibi (1935) and Ernst Thälmann - Führer seiner Klasse (1955). He died on October 4, 1955 in East Berlin, East Germany.

7. Albert Schweitzer

Soundtrack | Lourdes

Albert Schweitzer was born on January 14, 1875, in Kaysersberg, near Strasbourg, Elsass-Lothringen, Germany (now in Alsace, France). His father and both grandfathers were pastors and organists. His family had been devoted to education, religion and music for generations.

Schweitzer took music ...

8. Sam Marx

Monkey Business

Sam Marx was born on October 23, 1859 in Alsace, France as Simon Marrix. He was an actor, known for Monkey Business (1931). He was married to Miene Schönberg. He died on May 10, 1933 in Los Angeles, California, USA.

9. Hans Paetsch

Actor | Buddenbrooks - 1. Teil

After school-leaving examination Hans acted on several stages: Giessen, Stadttheater (1931); Heidelberg; Theater der Stadt Luebeck; Buehnen der Hansestadt Saarbruecken; Saarlaendisches Staatstheater (-1939; Prag, Deutsches Theater (1939-1945); Brunswick; Staatstheater Stuttgart; Wuerttembergisches ...

10. Jules Kruger

Cinematographer | L'argent

Jules Kruger was born on July 12, 1891 in Straßburg, Alsace, Germany. He was a cinematographer, known for L'Argent (1928), End of the World (1931) and End of the World (1931). He died on December 13, 1959 in Clichy, Hauts-de-Seine, France.

11. Gertrud Wolle

Actress | Der Hund von Baskerville

Gertrud Wolle was born on March 11, 1891 in Urbis, Alsace, Germany as Gertrud Elisabeth Martha Wolle. She was an actress, known for The Hound of the Baskervilles (1937), Der Ball (1931) and Three from the Filling Station (1930). She died on July 6, 1952 in Munich, Bavaria, Germany.

12. Rudy Lenoir

Actor | La grande vadrouille

Rudy Lenoir was born on April 20, 1913 in Straßburg, Alsace, Germany as Rodolphe Hubert Schwartz. He was an actor, known for La Grande Vadrouille (1966), Violette (1978) and Special Mission (1946). He died on November 23, 1995 in Montfermeil, Seine-Saint-Denis, France.

13. Victor Wetter

The Wizard of Oz

Victor Wetter was born on June 11, 1902 in Metz, Alsace-Lorraine, France. He was an actor, known for The Wizard of Oz (1939). He died on December 8, 1990 in New Brunswick, New Jersey, USA.

14. Hans Bethe

Self | The Day After Trinity

Hans Bethe was born on July 2, 1906 in Straßburg, Alsace, Germany as Hans Albrecht Bethe. He was married to Rose Ewald. He died on March 6, 2005 in Ithaca, New York, USA.

15. Hans-Joachim Grubel

Actor | Sperling

Hans-Joachim Grubel was born on January 7, 1944 in Mülhausen, Alsace, Germany. He was an actor, known for Sperling (1996), Solinger Rudi (1991) and Tatort (1970). He was married to Gabriele Schramm. He died on August 4, 2004 in Berlin, Germany.

17. Günther Stapenhorst

Producer | Ein Burschenlied aus Heidelberg

Originally an export salesman he began to work in film business in 1924. In 1928 he was given commission by the Ufa to build another production group besides the one of Erich Pommer. After his last Ufa production Amphitryon (1935) he emigrated to the UK in 1935 where he worked with cinematographer ...

18. Pete Wyoming Bender

Composer | Abenteuer Ruhrpott

Pete Wyoming Bender was born on September 14, 1943 in Neuf-Brisach, Alsace, France. He died on February 15, 2014 in Berlin, Germany.

19. Charles Münch

Soundtrack | Phantom Thread

Charles Münch was born on September 26, 1891 in Straßburg, Alsace, Germany. He died on November 6, 1968 in Richmond, Virginia, USA.

20. Heinrich Lisson

Director | Ans Vaterland, ans teure

Heinrich Lisson was born on August 18, 1867 in Gebweiler, Alsace, Germany as Heinrich Nischwitz. He was a director and actor, known for Ans Vaterland, ans teure (1915), Brandung (1915) and Piff und Paff... Strategen (1915). He died on January 6, 1933 in Berlin, Germany.

21. Conny Carstennsen

Production Manager | Zwölf Herzen für Charly

Conny Carstennsen was born on December 8, 1888 in Colmar, Alsace, Germany. He was a production manager and actor, known for Zwölf Herzen für Charly (1949), Die Dubarry (1951) and The Comeback (1930). He died on June 14, 1957 in Wiesbaden, Hesse, Germany.

23. Karl Brandt

Karl Brandt was born on January 8, 1904 in Mülhausen, Alsace, Germany. He was married to Anni Rehborn. He died on June 2, 1948 in Landsberg am Lech, Bavaria, Germany.

25. Louis Langrée

Music Department | Ombra felice

Louis Langrée was born in 1961 in Alsace, France. He is known for his work on Ombra felice (2000), The Metropolitan Opera HD Live (2006) and Becoming Traviata (2012). He is married to Aimée Olmsted Clark. They have two children.

26. Benoît Moerlen

The Essential Mike Oldfield

Benoît Moerlen was born on February 6, 1956 in Colmar, Alsace, France.

27. Oskar Joost Orchester

Soundtrack | Suite Française

Oskar Joost Orchester was born on June 9, 1898 in Wissembourg, Alsace, France. He was an actor, known for Suite Française (2014), Der Herr Finanzdirektor (1931) and No Day Without You (1933). He died on May 29, 1941 in Berlin, Germany.

28. Brian McAllistair

Stunts | Frank

Brian McAllistair was born on July 2, 1980 in Alsace, France. He is known for his work on Frank (2014), The Two Brians (1997) and The Perfect Posse (1992).

29. Ulrich Frank

Actor | Lost Horizon

Ulrich Frank was born on February 2, 1943 in Straßburg, Alsace, Germany. He was an actor, known for Lost Horizon (2010), Big Mäc (1985) and Die Krimistunde (1982). He died on April 17, 2017 in Gauting, Bavaria, Germany.

31. Anne-Marie Duchemin

Actress | Tant qu'il y aura des femmes

Anne-Marie Duchemin was born on May 25, 1963 in Alsace, France. She is an actress, known for Tant qu'il y aura des femmes (1987).

32. Jean Schlumberger

Costume Designer | Siren of Atlantis

Jean Schlumberger was born on May 26, 1877 in Gebweiler, Alsace, Germany. He was a costume designer, known for Siren of Atlantis (1949) and With André Gide (1951). He was married to Suzanne Weyher. He died on October 25, 1968 in Paris, France.

33. Hermann Meyer-Falkow

Actor | Die Czardasfürstin

Hermann Meyer-Falkow was born on March 16, 1898 in Straßburg, Alsace, Germany. He was an actor, known for The Csardas Princess (1934), Kongo-Express (1939) and Homeland (1939). He died on August 1, 1963.

34. Elisabeth Grümmer

Actress | Mozart's Don Giovanni

Elisabeth Grümmer was born on March 31, 1911 in Niederjeutz, Alsace-Lorraine, Germany as Elisabeth Schilz. She was an actress, known for Mozart's Don Giovanni (1955), Don Giovanni (1961) and Civilisation (1969). She was married to Detlef Grümmer. She died on November 6, 1986 in Warendorf, North ...

36. Hans Georg von Friedeburg

Self | Triumph des Willens

Hans Georg von Friedeburg was born on July 15, 1895 in Straßburg, Alsace, Germany. He died on May 17, 1945 in Flensburg, Germany.

37. Pierre de Vizcaya

Self | Grand Prix Motor Racing

Pierre de Vizcaya was born on July 5, 1894 in Alsace, France. He died on July 15, 1933 in Paris, Île-de-France, France.


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