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

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1. 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 ...

2. 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.

3. Ove Sprogøe

Actor | Olsen-bandens sidste bedrifter

Ove Sprogøe was one of Denmark's finest and most treasured actors. Born in 1919 in Odense, where he also grew up, his parents were Arthur and Inger Sprogøe. He married his wife Eva in 1945, the same year as his stage debut at Folketeatret in Copenhagen.

Through a long career in film, television and ...

4. 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 ...

5. Nini Theilade

Actress | A Midsummer Night's Dream

Nini Theilade was born on June 15, 1915 in Poerwokerto, Banjoemas, Dutch East Indies as Nini Arlette Theilade. She is known for her work on A Midsummer Night's Dream (1935), The Song to Her (1934) and The Big Bluff (1933). She was married to Arne Buchter-Larsen and Peter Loopuyt. She died on ...

6. Poul Reichhardt

Actor | Soldaten og Jenny

Poul Reichhardt was born on February 2, 1913 in Ganløse, Denmark as Poul David Reichhardt. He was an actor, known for Soldaten og Jenny (1947), Flagermusen (1966) and The Viking Watch of the Danish Seaman (1948). He was married to Charlotte Ernst, Margareta Fahlén and Lili Lani. He died on October ...

7. Birgitte Price

Actress | Far til fire

Birgitte Price was born on April 29, 1934 in Copenhagen, Denmark. She was an actress, known for Father of Four (1953), Far til fire i byen (1956) and Far til fire og ulveungerne (1958). She was married to John Price. She died on July 17, 1997 in Denmark.

8. Morten Grunwald

Actor | Fem mand og Rosa

Born in Odense, Denmark on December 9th, 1934, Morten Grunwald is "World famous in Denmark" for several popular film roles. Most famous, however, will always be his Benny in all of the "Olsen Banden" films, where he starred alongside Ove Sprogøe and Poul Bundgaard.

He attended Odense Theatrical ...

9. Otto Møller Jensen

Actor | Far til fire

Otto Møller Jensen was born on July 31, 1940 in Copenhagen, Denmark. He was an actor, known for Father of Four (1953), Far til fire i byen (1956) and Far til fire med fuld musik (1961). He died on March 12, 1996 in Denmark.

10. 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...

11. Birgitte Federspiel

Actress | Babettes gæstebud

Birgitte Federspiel was born on September 6, 1925 in Copenhagen, Denmark. She was an actress, known for Babette's Feast (1987), A Stranger Knocks (1959) and The Musketeers (1961). She was married to Freddy Koch, Henning Ahrensborg and Jens Østerholm. She died on February 2, 2005 in Odense, Denmark.

12. Asta Nielsen

Actress | Hamlet

Danish leading woman of German films who became one of the greatest stars of the silent era. A native of the Copenhagen suburb of Vesterbro, Nielsen was the daughter of a coppersmith and a washerwoman, both of whom died before Nielsen was fifteen. Her stage debut came as a child in the chorus of ...

13. Peter Malberg

Actor | Ingen tid til kærtegn

Peter Malberg was born on September 21, 1887 in Aarhus, Denmark. He was an actor, known for Be Dear to Me (1957), Vor fælles Ven (1921) and Bolette's Bridal Shower (1938). He died on June 23, 1965 in Denmark.

14. 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 ...

15. Karl Stegger

Actor | Flagermusen

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 ...

16. Karin Nellemose

Actress | Kampen mod uretten

Karin Nellemose was born on August 3, 1905 in Copenhagen, Denmark. She was an actress, known for Kampen mod uretten (1949), Master of the House (1925) and Mens porten var lukket (1948). She was married to Torben Anton Svendsen. She died on August 5, 1993 in Charlottenlund, Denmark.

17. Poul Bundgaard

Actor | Hærværk

Poul Bundgaard was born on October 27, 1922 in Hellerup, Denmark as Poul Arne Bundgaard. He was an actor, known for Havoc (1977), Strike First Freddy (1965) and The Olsen Gang - Final Mission (1998). He was married to Kirsten Pedersen and Kjær, Bente Elisabeth. He died on June 3, 1998 in Gentofte, ...

18. 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.

19. Trine Michelsen

Actress | Idioterne

Trine Michelsen was born on January 21, 1966 in Gentofte, Denmark as Katrine Michelsen. She was an actress, known for The Idiots (1998), Tentazione (1988) and Delirium (1987). She died on January 17, 2009 in Copenhagen, Denmark.

20. 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.

21. Kirsten Walther

Actress | Olsen-banden på sporet

Kirsten Walther was born on August 31, 1933 in Copenhagen, Denmark. She was an actress, known for The Olsen Gang on the Track (1975), Min kones ferie (1967) and Huset på Christianshavn (1970). She was married to Palle Wolfsberg. She died on February 19, 1987 in Søllerød, Denmark.

22. Annette Stroyberg

Actress | Et mourir de plaisir

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 ...

23. Ib Schønberg

Actor | Café Paradis

Ib Schønberg was born on October 23, 1902 in Copenhagen, Denmark as Ib Christian Albert von Cotta Schønberg. He was an actor, known for Cafe Paradise (1950), Take What You Want (1947) and For frihed og ret (1949). He was married to Inger Lisbeth Hammer. He died on September 24, 1955 in Skodsborg, ...

24. Birte Tove

Actress | Riget

Birte Tove was born on January 16, 1945 in Denmark as Birte Tove Sørensen. She was an actress, known for The Kingdom (1994), The Bamboo House of Dolls (1973) and Feng kuang da ben zei (1974). She was married to Ole Schächter. She died on February 6, 2016 in Denmark.

25. Mimi Heinrich

Actress | Reptilicus

Mimi Heinrich was born on November 1, 1936 in Copenhagen, Denmark. She was an actress, known for Reptilicus (1961), Journey to the Seventh Planet (1961) and Soldaterkammerater rykker ud (1959). She died on May 31, 2017 in Ramløse, Denmark.

26. Else Hvidhøj

Actress | Far til fire på Bornholm

Else Hvidhøj was born on November 21, 1937 in Denmark. She was an actress, known for Far til fire på Bornholm (1959), Komtessen (1961) and It Happened at Møllegården (1960). She was married to Robert Saaskin. She died on September 13, 1987 in Denmark.

27. Baard Owe

Actor | Hodejegerne

Baard Owe was born on July 3, 1936 in Mosjøen, Norway as Baard Arne Owe. He was an actor and director, known for Headhunters (2011), Sea Dragon (1990) and The Kingdom (1994). He was married to Marie-Louise Coninck. He died on November 11, 2017 in Denmark.

28. Preben Kaas

Actor | Olsen-banden på spanden

Preben Kaas was born on March 30, 1930 in Aalborg, Denmark. He was an actor and writer, known for The Olsen Gang in a Fix (1969), Going for Broke (1977) and Det drejer sig om - (1967). He was married to Lisbet Dahl, Anne Mari Lie, Ulla Larsen and Bodil Nymark Nielsen. He died on March 27, 1981 in ...

29. 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), Häxan (1922) and Seven Footprints to Satan (1929). He was married to Karen Winther, Sigrid Stahl and Ellen Arctander. He died on April 2, 1959 in Copenhagen, ...

30. 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.

31. Erik Balling

Director | Adam og Eva

Erik Balling was one of the most beloved Danish filmmaker in the 20th century. Balling was a director, a producer and a writer. Erik Balling was mostly famous for creating such TV epics as "Matador" and "Huset På Christianshavn" and the film-series of "Olsen banden". Erik Balling was born the 19th ...

32. Helle Virkner

Actress | Blinkende lygter

Helle Virkner was born on September 15, 1925 in Århus, Denmark as Helle Genie Lotinga. She was an actress, known for Flickering Lights (2000), Den kære familie (1962) and Huset på Christianshavn (1970). She was married to Jens Otto Krag, Ebbe Rode and William Rosenberg. She died on June...

33. Dick Emery

Actor | Yellow Submarine

In the 1960s and 1970s, Dick Emery was one of the most successful comics on the box. He was voted BBC TV Personality of the Year, thanks to creations such as his toothy vicar, sex-starved spinster Hettie, crusty old Lampwick, outrageously camp Clarence, who coined the phrase: "Hallo honky tonks". ...

34. 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 ...

35. 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.

36. Henning Moritzen

Actor | Festen

Henning Moritzen is a well-known Danish screen and stage actor. Born in Tårbæk near Copenhagen and with a secondary school degree from Grønnevangsskolen in Ordrup, Henning Mortizen was educated as an actor at Privatteatrenes Elevskole. Since the early 1950s he has been a stage actor with countless ...

37. Ebbe Langberg

Director | Pigen og millionæren

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 ...

38. Christian Arhoff

Actor | Mig og min lillebror

Christian Arhoff was born on January 26, 1893 in Horsens, Denmark as Christian Hansen Jensen. He was an actor and writer, known for Mig og min lillebror (1967), Me and My Kid Brother and the Smugglers (1968) and Københavnere (1933). He was married to Eva Maria Brønnum. He died on August 9, ...

39. 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.

40. Ejner Federspiel

Actor | 7-9-13

Ejner Federspiel was born on August 12, 1896 in Denmark. He was an actor, known for 7-9-13 (1934), Manden der tænkte ting (1969) and Romulus den store (1969). He was married to Gunver Fønss. He died on November 24, 1981 in Denmark.

41. Bjørn Watt-Boolsen

Actor | Olsen Bandens sidste stik

Bjørn Watt-Boolsen was born on June 20, 1923 in Rudkøbing, Denmark. He was an actor, known for The Olsen Gang - Final Mission (1998), Qivitoq (1956) and Matador (1978). He was married to Lis Løwert. He died on December 28, 1998 in Frederiksberg, Denmark.

42. Agnes Rehni

Actress | Far til fire

Agnes Rehni was born on May 24, 1887 in Maribo, Denmark. She was an actress, known for Father of Four (1953), Far til fire i byen (1956) and Far til fire i sneen (1954). She died on November 3, 1966 in Denmark.

43. Peter Steen

Actor | Edderkoppen

Peter Steen was born on January 22, 1936 in Randers, Denmark. He was an actor and writer, known for Edderkoppen (2000), The Inheritance (2003) and Lenin, You Rascal, You (1972). He was married to Karen Nørregaard and Lisbet Lundquist. He died on February 7, 2013 in Bornholm, Denmark.

44. Petrine Sonne

Actress | Fyrtøjet

Petrine Sonne was born on November 25, 1870 in Copenhagen, Denmark as Johanne Petrine Møller. She was an actress, known for Fyrtøjet (1907), Barken Margrethe (1934) and Master of the House (1925). She was married to Carl Sonne. She died on May 26, 1946 in Denmark.

45. Carl Ottosen

Actor | Reptilicus

Carl Ottosen was born on July 18, 1918 in Asminderød, Denmark as Carl Ernst Ottosen. He was an actor and writer, known for Reptilicus (1961), Soldaterkammerater på bjørnetjeneste (1968) and Journey to the Seventh Planet (1961). He was married to Hanne Thuris and Tove Maës. He died on ...

46. 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 ...

47. 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.

48. 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 ...

49. Paul Hagen

Actor | Soldaterkammerater

Paul Hagen was one the most famous Danish actors after the Second World War. He was born on 19th of March 1920 in Copenhagen. His father was painter named Åge Falck Rasmussen, his mother was an opera singer named Anna Hagen. Hagen was accepted into Frederiksberg's theatre school in 1944. He ...

50. Astrid Villaume

Actress | Susanne

Astrid Villaume was born on November 3, 1923 in Denmark. She was an actress, known for Susanne (1950), Qivitoq (1956) and Five and the Spies (1969). She was married to Carl Magnus von Staffeldt. She died on February 12, 1995 in Denmark.

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