Death Place Matching "Copenhagen, Denmark" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)


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1. Morten Lindberg

Writer | Clemens Show

Morten Lindberg was born on September 23, 1965 in Munkebo, Fyn, Denmark. He was an actor and writer, known for Clemens Show (2000), The Hideaway (1991) and Spektrum (1994). He was married to Herminia Mabunda. He died on March 26, 2019 in Copenhagen, Denmark.

2. Carl Theodor Dreyer

Writer | La passion de Jeanne d'Arc

The illegitimate son of a Danish farmer and his Swedish housekeeper, Carl Theodor Dreyer was born in Copenhagen on the 3th of February, 1889. He spent his early years in various foster homes before being adopted by the Dreyers at the age of two. Contrary to popular belief (perhaps nourished by the ...

3. Annette Stroyberg

Actress | Les liaisons dangereuses

Pouty-lipped, kittenish Annette Stroyberg was best known, and briefly known, as the sexy young nubile blonde who replaced bombshell Brigitte Bardot in the late 1950s as the wife and object of exploitation of Svengali-like French director Roger Vadim. Possessing Bardot's similar erotic balance of ...

4. Trine Michelsen

Actress | Idioterne

Trine Michelsen was born on January 21, 1966 in Gentofte, Denmark as Katrine Michelsen. She was an actress, known for Idioterne (1998), Tentazione (1988) and The Girl in a Swing (1988). She died on January 17, 2009 in Copenhagen, Denmark.

5. Benjamin Christensen

Director | Hævnens Nat

Benjamin Christensen was born on September 28, 1879 in Viborg, Denmark. He was a director and writer, known for Blind Justice (1916), Seven Footprints to Satan (1929) and The Devil's Circus (1926). He was married to Karen Winther, Sigrid Stahl and Ellen Arctander. He died on April 2, 1959 in ...

6. Dirch Passer

Actor | Mig og mafiaen

Dirch Hartvig Passer was born on May 18, 1926, on Østerbro, Copenhagen, to Ragnhild Fich and Capt. Vilhelm Passer (seaman). He never did well in school, being the class clown, which had a negative effect on his grades. He did especially badly in mathematics, which came to follow him the rest of his...

7. Ib Mossin

Actor | Kampen om Næsbygård

Ib Mossin was born on July 3, 1933 in Denmark. He was an actor and director, known for The Battle for Naesbygaard (1964), Krybskytterne på Næsbygård (1966) and The Torndal Cousins (1973). He was married to Anne-Marie Juhl. He died on December 21, 2004 in Copenhagen, Denmark.

8. Hans Christian Andersen

Writer | The Red Shoes

H.C. Andersen was born in 1805. His father (Hans Andersen) was a poor shoemaker and his mother a washerwoman. The family did not have a permanent address until 1807. The family lived for the first time together at Munkemøllestræde. The father worked as an independent shoemaker, with a workshop in ...

9. Søren Spanning

Actor | En kongelig affære

Søren Spanning was born on May 30, 1951 in Frederiksberg, Denmark. He was an actor, known for A Royal Affair (2012), Borgen (2010) and Park Road (2009). He was married to Karen-Lise Mynster. He died on February 12, 2020 in Copenhagen, Denmark.

10. Ole Søltoft

Actor | Sangen om den røde rubin

Ole Søltoft was born on January 8, 1941 in Denmark. He was an actor. He was married to Ulla Asbjørn Andersen. He died on May 9, 1999 in Copenhagen, Denmark.

11. Gabriel Axel

Director | Babettes gæstebud

Gabriel Axel was born on April 18, 1918 in Århus, Denmark as Gabriel Axel Mørch. He was a director, known for Babette's Feast (1987), Hagbard and Signe (1967) and Christian (1989). He was married to Lucie Axel Moerch. He died on February 9, 2014 in Copenhagen, Denmark.

12. Jens Okking

Actor | Strømer

Jens Okking was born on December 18, 1939 in Copenhagen, Denmark as Jens Dyhr Okking. He was an actor and writer, known for Cop (1976), One Hand Clapping (2001) and 19 Red Roses (1974). He was married to Anette Walther. He died on January 21, 2018 in Copenhagen.

13. Carl Brisson

Actor | The Ring

Carl Brisson was born on December 24, 1893 in Copenhagen, Denmark as Carl Frederik Ejnar Pedersen. He was an actor, known for The Ring (1927), The Manxman (1929) and All the King's Horses (1935). He was married to Cleo Willard Brisson. He died on September 26, 1958 in Copenhagen.

14. Grace Moore

Actress | One Night of Love

Grace Moore, the internationally famous star of the Metropolitan Opera, Broadway, motion pictures, radio and recordings, was born December 5, 1898, in Del Río near Newport, Tennessee. Her family moved to Jellico when she was a young girl. She attended Jellico High School where she was captain of ...

15. Henning Carlsen

Director | Dilemma

Henning Carlsen was born on June 4, 1927 in Aalborg, Denmark. He was a director and writer, known for Dilemma (1962), People Meet and Sweet Music Fills the Heart (1967) and Hunger (1966). He was married to Else Heidary and Hjørdis Wirth Jensen. He died on May 30, 2014 in Copenhagen, Denmark.

16. Ebbe Langberg

Actor | Soldaterkammerater på efterårsmanøvre

Danish actor Ebbe Langberg was the son of actor Sigurd Langberg and actress Karna Loewenstein-Jensen. He started his carrier as a child actor in the theater, and later had his first film debut in the movie "Ditte menneskebarn" in 1946. He studied theater in London from 1950-1951, and continued his ...

17. Axel Strøbye

Actor | Gertrud

Strøbye was most famous for his comedy roles, as the confused uncle in Min søsters børn (My sisters Children) and the hustler Gyldenkål in Familien Gyldenkål (The Goldcabbage Family).

But his biggest role and success was in Matador the TV series a lawyer Skjold Hansen, he started his acting career ...

18. Karl Stegger

Actor | Ballade på Christianshavn

Karl Stegger was one of the greatest Danish actors. Karl Stegger was born: Carl Johan Stegger Sørensen. He later replaced the "c" in his first name with a "k" to further his acting-career. He was born in Aarhus on the January 11th 1911. Stegger was educated at Aarhus theatre, where he was hired as ...

19. Valdemar Psilander

Actor | Elskovsleg

Young Danish Valdemar tried to make a success in the theatre when he first appeared on Casino Teater in 1901. He never succeeded on the stage - his voice didn't sound right! But notices were otherwise kind to him.

Psilander was good-looking, charming and exuding a certain joie-de-vivre. He soon ...

20. Frits Helmuth

Actor | Det forsømte forår

Frits Helmuth was born on July 3, 1931 in Copenhagen, Denmark. He was an actor, known for Stolen Spring (1993), Memories of a Marriage (1989) and Mirror, Mirror (1978). He was married to Kirsten Frederiksen, Jeanne Darville and Agneta Segerskog. He died on December 12, 2004 in Copenhagen.

21. Mira Wanting

Actress | L'auberge espagnole

Mira Wanting was born on April 19, 1978 in Denmark as Mira Herfort Wanting. She was an actress, known for L'auberge espagnole (2002), Anja & Viktor - Flaming Love (2007) and Love at First Hiccough (1999). She died on December 22, 2012 in Copenhagen, Denmark.

22. Werner Hedman

Director | Agent 69 Jensen i Skyttens tegn

Werner Hedman was born on April 6, 1926 in Copenhagen, Denmark. He was a cinematographer and production manager. He was married to Anne-Katrine Garde. He died on July 26, 2005 in Copenhagen.

23. Otto Brandenburg

Actor | Hør, var der ikke en som lo?

Otto Brandenburg was born on September 4, 1934 in Hegnsvig, Vestjylland, Denmark as Otto Herman Max Brandenburg. He was an actor, known for Did Somebody Laugh? (1978), Rubber Tarzan (1981) and The Kingdom (1994). He was married to Vivi Bach. He died on March 1, 2007 in Copenhagen, Denmark.

24. Link Wray

Soundtrack | Twelve Monkeys

Rock'n'roll musician Link Wray reigns supreme as one of the best, most important, influential, and innovative guitarists to emerge from the 1950's. Wray was the creator of the power-chord and was one of the first musicians to experiment with both distortion and the burning fuzz-tone guitar sound in...

25. Clara Pontoppidan

Actress | En kvinde er overflødig

Clara Pontoppidan was born on April 23, 1883 in Copenhagen, Denmark. She was an actress, known for En kvinde er overflødig (1957), Der var engang (1922) and The Commodore's Daughter (1912). She was married to Povl Pontoppidan and Carlo Wieth. She died on January 22, 1975 in Copenhagen.

26. Ellen Winther Lembourn

Actress | Matador

Ellen Winther Lembourn was born on August 11, 1933 in Aarhus, Denmark as Ellen Sørensen. She was an actress, known for Matador (1978), Flagermusen (1968) and In the Green of the Woods (1968). She was married to Hans-Jørgen Lembourn and John Winther. She died on August 13, 2011 in Copenhagen, ...

27. Buster Larsen

Actor | Jeppe på bjerget

Buster Larsen was one of most well-known and beloved Danish actors - ever! Buster Larsen was born Axel Landing Larsen, a name which he later chanced to Buster Larsen. He was born in Copenhagen. Even as a child his talent for acting was recognised. He was a child actor at the age of 8, when he had ...

28. Bodil Kjer

Actress | Babettes gæstebud

Bodil Kjer was born on September 2, 1917 in Odense, Denmark as Bodil Valborg Karen Ellen Kjer. She was an actress, known for Babette's Feast (1987), Mød mig paa Cassiopeia (1951) and Soldaten og Jenny (1947). She was married to Frits Hinrichsen, Ebbe Rode and Olaf Nordgreen. She died on ...

29. Niels Bohr

Self | Niels Bohr

Niels Bohr was born on October 7, 1885 in Copenhagen, Denmark as Niels Henrik David Bohr. He was married to Margrethe Norlund. He died on November 18, 1962 in Copenhagen.

30. Lotte Tarp

Actress | Farlige kys

Lotte Tarp was born on February 14, 1945 in Århus, Denmark as Ann-Charlotte Tarp. She was an actress and writer. Her mother Åase Gyrithe Tarp (born Rising) was a make-up artist. Her step-father, Svend Erik Tarp, was a stage director and composer. Lotte Tarp's biological father was a German officer,...

31. Ole Ernst

Actor | Flugten

Ole Ernst graduated from Odense Teater in 1967 where shortly afterwards he was hired as a stage-actor. Ernst had his debut playing Chino in Westside Story (1965). In 1969 he jumped from Odense Teater to Det Kongelige Teater where he continued stage-acting until 1976. Ernst performed in a lot of ...

32. Astrid Henning-Jensen

Director | Vinterbørn

Astrid Henning-Jensen was born on December 10, 1914 in Copenhagen, Denmark as Astrid Smahl. She was a director and writer, known for Winterborn (1978), The Moment (1980) and Boy of Two Worlds (1959). She was married to Bjarne Henning-Jensen. She died on January 5, 2002 in Copenhagen.

33. Holger Juul Hansen

Actor | Riget

Holger Juul Hansen was born on August 14, 1924 in Nyborg, Denmark. He was an actor, known for The Kingdom (1994), Matador (1978) and Flagermusen (1966). He was married to Inge Olafsen and Else-Marie. He died on March 19, 2013 in Copenhagen, Denmark.

34. Henning Bahs

Production Designer | Europa

Henning Bahs was born on March 12, 1928 in Denmark. He was a production designer and writer, known for Europa (1991), Miraklet i Valby (1989) and Johannes' hemmelighed (1985). He died on March 29, 2002 in Copenhagen, Denmark.

35. Kirsten Rolffes

Actress | Riget

Kirsten Rolffes was born on September 20, 1928 in Denmark. She was an actress, known for The Kingdom (1994), Memories of a Marriage (1989) and Qivitoq (1956). She was married to Carl Viggo Becker. She died on April 10, 2000 in Copenhagen, Denmark.

36. Bodil Udsen

Actress | Min farmors hus

Bodil Udsen was born on January 12, 1925 in Copenhagen, Denmark. She was an actress, known for My Granny's House (1984), Huset på Christianshavn (1970) and Støv på hjernen (1961). She died on February 26, 2008 in Copenhagen.

37. Elsebeth Reingaard

Actress | Stille dage i Clichy

Elsebeth Reingaard was born on September 16, 1947 in Denmark. She was an actress, known for Quiet Days in Clichy (1970), Vi besøger (1971) and Deadline (1971). She was married to Jesper Høm. She died on May 23, 2004 in Copenhagen, Denmark.

38. Hanne Borchsenius

Actress | Støv på hjernen

Hanne Borchsenius was born on November 30, 1935 in Frederiksberg, Denmark. She was an actress, known for Støv på hjernen (1961), Passer passer piger (1965) and Det støver stadig (1962). She was married to Axel Strøbye, Bob Gilston, Per Saabye Edvardsen and Harold Goldberg Mc ...

39. Erik Wedersøe

Actor | Rejseholdet

Erik Wedersøe was born on July 18, 1938 in Helsingør, Denmark. He was an actor and director, known for Unit 1 (2000), Idioterne (1998) and Anna (2000). He was married to Birgitte Wedersøe. He died on September 27, 2011 in Copenhagen, Denmark.

40. Jess Ingerslev

Actor | Far til fire - tilbage til naturen

Jess Ingerslev was born on August 7, 1947 in Aalborg, Denmark as Jess Ingerslev-Jensen. He was an actor, known for Far til fire - tilbage til naturen (2011), Far til fire gi'r aldrig op (2005) and Father of Four - In Japanese Mode (2010). He was married to Inger Hovman. He died on October 13, 2014 ...

41. Lise Henningsen

Actress | Jetpiloter

Lise Henningsen was born on September 5, 1931 in Copenhagen, Denmark as Lise Rasmussen. She was an actress, known for Jetpiloter (1961). She was married to Bent Henningsen . She died on January 28, 2019 in Copenhagen.

42. William Rosenberg

Actor | Min søsters børn

William Rosenberg was born on February 12, 1920 in Copenhagen, Denmark as William Walt Rosenberg. He was an actor, known for Six Kids and Their Uncle (1966), Kid Gang on the Go (1971) and Magic in Town (1968). He was married to Jette Kling Bech Christensen, Jeanne Darville and Helle Virkner. He ...

43. Birger Larsen

Director | Lad isbjørnene danse

Birger Larsen was born on December 22, 1961 in Denmark. He was a director and writer, known for Dance of the Polar Bears (1990), SuperBrother (2009) and Den 5:e kvinnan (2002). He died on October 26, 2016 in Copenhagen, Denmark.

44. Kathrine Windfeld

Director | Bron/Broen

Kathrine Windfeld was born on August 21, 1966 in Copenhagen, Denmark as Kathrine Behrendt. She was a director and assistant director, known for Bron/Broen (2011), Little Man (2002) and Rita (2012). She died on February 6, 2015 in Copenhagen.

45. Marguerite Viby

Actress | Peggy på vift

Marguerite Viby was born on June 25, 1909 in Viby Jylland, Denmark as Ida Marguerite Steenberg Jensen Viby. She was an actress, known for Peggy on a Spree (1946), I dag gifter sig min man (1943) and Han, hun og Hamlet (1932). She was married to Erik Henry Tangfelt, Preben Mahrt, Knud Wold, Emanuel ...

46. Phil Baker

Soundtrack | Start Cheering

Composer, songwriter ("Park Avenue Strut"), comedian, author and accordionist, educated in Boston schools. His first stage appearance was in a Boston amateur show. He teamed up with violinist Ed Janis, and later with Ben Bernie. He served in the US Navy during World War I, and then worked in ...

47. Ulla-Britt Söderlund

Costume Designer | Barry Lyndon

Ulla-Britt Söderlund was born on August 12, 1943 in Växjö, Sweden. She is known for her work on Barry Lyndon (1975). She died on July 21, 1985 in Copenhagen, Denmark.

48. Søren Strømberg

Actor | Der må være en sengekant!

Søren Strømberg was born on November 27, 1944 in Denmark. He was an actor. He died on May 14, 2001 in Copenhagen, Denmark.

49. Viggo Larsen

Director | Der Eid des Stephan Huller

Viggo Larsen was born on August 14, 1880 in Copenhagen, Denmark. He was a director and actor, known for Der Eid des Stephan Huller (1912), The Grey Lady (1909) and Das Kriegslied der Rheinarmee (1914). He died on January 6, 1957 in Copenhagen.

50. Søren Kierkegaard

Writer | Le journal du séducteur

Søren Kierkegaard, a Danish philosopher who imposed restrictions on his own love and emotions and declared the idea of subjectivity as truth, is now recognized as the founder of Existentialism, an influential author in psychology, and an important figure in Postmodernism.

He was born Søren Aabye ...


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