Death Place Matching "Munich, Germany" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)


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1. Christine Kaufmann

Actress | Town Without Pity

Christine Kaufmann was born on January 11, 1945 in Lengdorf, Styria, Austria as Christine Maria Kaufmann. She was an actress, known for Town Without Pity (1961), Taras Bulba (1962) and The Last Days of Pompeii (1959). She was married to Klaus Zey, Reno Eckstein, Achim Lenz and Tony Curtis. She died...

2. Rainer Werner Fassbinder

Writer | Faustrecht der Freiheit

Above all, Rainer Werner Fassbinder was a rebel whose life and art was marked by gross contradiction. Openly homosexual, he married twice; one of his wives acted in his films and the other served as his editor. Accused variously by detractors of being anticommunist, male chauvinist, antiSemitic and...

3. Max Schreck

Actor | Nosferatu, eine Symphonie des Grauens

Max Schreck was born in Berlin. He worked in an apprenticeship until his father's death before enrolling into a school for acting. He toured the country with his peers and was a member of several theaters until he became a part of Max Reinhardt's group of innovative German actors. He played mostly ...

4. Gert Fröbe

Actor | Goldfinger

Tall, portly built German born actor (and talented violinist) who notched up over 100 film appearances, predominantly in German-language productions. He will forever be remembered by Western audiences as the bombastic megalomaniac "Auric Goldfinger" trying to kill Sean Connery and irradiate the ...

5. Karin Dor

Actress | You Only Live Twice

Born Kätherose Derr in Wiesbaden, Karin Dor studied acting and ballet at school and began in films as an extra. The attractive redhead made an indelible impression on Austrian director Harald Reinl (who became her first husband in 1954) and this paved the way to higher profile roles. Her first ...

6. Hugh Beaumont

Actor | Leave It to Beaver

Beaumont began his career in show business by perfoming in theatres, nightclubs, and on the radio in 1931. He attended the University of Chattanooga, but left when his position on the football team was changed. He later attended the University of Southern California, and graduated with a Master of ...

7. Robert Graf

Actor | The Great Escape

Robert Graf was born on November 18, 1923 in Witten, Germany. He was an actor, known for The Great Escape (1963), Aren't We Wonderful? (1958) and Jonas (1957). He was married to Selma Urfer. He died on February 4, 1966 in Munich, Bavaria, West Germany.

8. Hannelore Elsner

Actress | Die Kommissarin

One of the pre-eminent divas of post-war German cinema, Hannelore Elsner (born 'Elstner') was the consummate actress: a gifted and versatile performer with a penchant for intense roles, often as emancipated, strong-willed women. A Bavarian engineer's daughter (her father died of tuberculosis when ...

9. Til Kiwe

Actor | The Great Escape

Til Kiwe did in real life what several actors played in The Great Escape. Kiwe was a German paratrooper officer, captured in North Africa in 1943, who made several escape attempts from an American POW camp in Colorado. Once, having dyed his uniform with brown vegetable juice, he made it as far as ...

10. Peter Capell

Actor | Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory

Peter Capell was born on September 3, 1912 in Berlin, Germany. He was an actor and writer, known for Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory (1971), One, Two, Three (1961) and Paths of Glory (1957). He died on March 3, 1986 in Munich, Bavaria, West Germany.

11. Robert Freitag

Actor | The Great Escape

Robert Freitag was born on April 7, 1916 in Vienna, Austria-Hungary as Robert Peter Freytag. He was an actor and director, known for The Great Escape (1963), Ein Monat auf dem Lande (1960) and Decision Before Dawn (1951). He was married to Maria Sebaldt and Maria Becker. He died on July 8, 2010 in ...

12. Helmut Griem

Actor | Cabaret

Helmut Griem was born on April 6, 1932 in Hamburg, Germany. He was an actor, known for Cabaret (1972), The Damned (1969) and Fabrik der Offiziere (1960). He was married to Helga Koehler. He died on November 19, 2004 in Munich, Bavaria, Germany.

13. Hans Christian Blech

Actor | The Longest Day

Hans Christian Blech was born on February 20, 1915 in Darmstadt, Germany. He is known for his work on The Longest Day (1962), Battle of the Bulge (1965) and Wer zu spät kommt - Das Politbüro erlebt die deutsche Revolution (1990). He was married to Erni Wilhelmi. He died on March 5, 1993 ...

14. Barbara Valentin

Actress | Welt am Draht

Barbara Valentin was born on December 15, 1940 in Vienna, Austria as Ursula Ledersteger. She was an actress, known for World on a Wire (1973), Our Man in Jamaica (1965) and The Spider's Web (1960). She was married to John Ashton and Helmut Dietl. She died on February 22, 2002 in Munich, Bavaria, ...

15. Horst Tappert

Actor | Derrick

Born on 26 May 1923 in Wuppertal, he served with the Nazi German Waffen-SS in World War II. After attending acting lessons at the theater in Stendal, where he also made his stage debut, he performed on several important stages in Germany, but became widely popular as cinema and television actor in ...

16. Klaus Löwitsch

Actor | Welt am Draht

Klaus Löwitsch was born on April 8, 1936 in Berlin, Germany. He is known for his work on World on a Wire (1973), Firefox (1982) and Cross of Iron (1977). He was married to Helga Heinrich. He died on December 3, 2002 in Munich, Bavaria, Germany.

17. Kurt Zips

Actor | Der Graf von Luxemburg

Kurt Zips was born on August 3, 1922 in Vienna, Austria. He is known for his work on The Count of Luxemburg (1972), Zwei himmlische Töchter (1978) and Die inneren Stimmen (1961). He died on August 24, 1988 in Munich, Bavaria, West Germany.

18. Ulrike Butz

Actress | Wenn die prallen Möpse hüpfen

Ulrike Butz was born on July 1, 1954 in Frankfurt am Main, Hesse, West Germany. She was an actress, known for Bedtime Stories for Grownups (1974), Muschimaus mag's grad heraus (1973) and Teenager-Report - Die ganz jungen Mädchen (1973). She died on August 27, 2000 in Munich, Germany.

19. Alistair MacLean

Writer | Where Eagles Dare

Alistair MacLean was born on April 28, 1922 in Daviot, Scotland as Alistair Stuart MacLean. He was a writer, known for Where Eagles Dare (1968), The Guns of Navarone (1961) and Bear Island (1979). He was married to Mary Marcelle Georgius and Gisela Heinrichsen. He died on February 2, 1987 in Munich...

20. Constanze Engelbrecht

Actress | Le Comte de Monte Cristo

Constanze started into the movies at an early age: as the German voice of "Jeff" from "Lassie." After "Gymnasium" (high school) the daughter of actress Alice Franz studied singing at the Richard-Strauss-Konservatorium in Munich, Germany, at Guildhall School in London, GB, and at the Mozarteum in ...

21. Hans Reiser

Actor | The Great Escape

Hans Reiser was born on June 3, 1919 in Munich, Germany. He was an actor, known for The Great Escape (1963), Zwei Münchner in Hamburg (1989) and Die Zeit und die Conways (1960). He died on June 14, 1992 in Munich, Bavaria, Germany.

22. Bernhard Wicki

Director | The Longest Day

Bernhard Wicki was born on October 28, 1919 in St. Pölten, Lower Austria, Austria. He was an actor and director, known for The Longest Day (1962), The Bridge (1959) and The Miracle of Father Malachia (1961). He was married to Elisabeth Endriss and Agnes Fink. He died on January 5, 2000 in Munich, ...

23. Sybille Schmitz

Actress | Vampyr

The enigmatic actress remains one of the most interesting figures in German film. Although she achieved stardom early in her career, the tragic Sybille Schmitz could never fit in with her surroundings. Too "alien looking" for Hollywood, Schmitz never migrated to America like her more glamorous ...

24. Lil Dagover

Actress | Das Cabinet des Dr. Caligari

A prominent German film actress born on 30 September 1887 at Madiven, Java, the daughter of a forest ranger in the service of the Dutch authorities. Sent at the age of ten to Baden-Baden to study, she later entered the cinema thanks to her marriage in 1917 to the actor Fritz Dagover who was 25 ...

25. Rudolf Schündler

Actor | Suspiria

Rudolf Schündler was born on April 17, 1906 in Leipzig, Germany as Rudolf Ernst Paul Schündler. He was an actor and director, known for Suspiria (1977), The Exorcist (1973) and The Testament of Dr. Mabuse (1933). He was married to Christine Laszar. He died on December 12, 1988 in Munich, Bavaria, ...

26. Olga Tschechowa

Actress | Die Drei von der Tankstelle

Olga Chekhova (also Olga Tschechova in German), one of the most popular stars of the silent film era, remained a mysterious person throughout her life and was accused of being a Russian agent in Nazi Germany.

She was born Olga Konstantinovna von Knipper on April 26, 1897, in Aleksandropol, ...

27. Hannelore Schroth

Actress | Der Hauptmann von Köpenick

Hannelore Schroth was born on January 10, 1922 in Berlin, Germany as Hannelore Emilie Käte Grete Schroth. She was an actress, known for The Captain from Köpenick (1956), Emil i Lönneberga (1971) and Ein glas wasser (1958). She was married to Peter Köster, Hans Hass and Carl Raddatz. She ...

28. Renate Ewert

Actress | Mikosch, der Stolz der Kompanie

Born in Königsberg in 1935, Renate Ewert and her family had to leave their home and relocate to Hamburg during WWII. As she was determined to become an actress, she applied for the "Hamburger Kammerspiele" but was rejected. By doing synchronising jobs for foreign movies she finally got her first ...

29. Dana Vávrová

Actress | Herbstmilch

Dana Vávrová was born on August 9, 1967 in Prague, Czechoslovakia. She was an actress and director, known for Autumn Milk (1989), The Last Train (2006) and Amadeus (1984). She was married to Joseph Vilsmaier. She died on February 5, 2009 in Munich, Bavaria, Germany.

30. Elisabeth Volkmann

Actress | Kein Pardon

Elisabeth Volkmann was born on March 16, 1936 in Essen, Germany. She was an actress, known for Kein Pardon (1993), Oh, diese Geister (1966) and Geierwally (1988). She was married to Eberhard Radisch and Walter Hass. She died on July 25, 2006 in Munich, Bavaria, Germany.

31. Siegfried Lowitz

Actor | Der Alte

Siegfried Lowitz was born on September 22, 1914 in Berlin, Germany as Siegfried Wodolowitz. He was an actor, known for The Old Fox (1977), Dr. M schlägt zu (1972) and Anna Maria - Eine Frau geht ihren Weg (1994). He was married to Marianne Probst and Elisabeth Felber. He died on June 27, 1999 ...

32. Ulrich Beiger

Actor | The Great Escape

Ulrich Beiger was born on August 26, 1918 in Munich, Germany. He was an actor and director, known for The Great Escape (1963), Im Weissen Rössl (1952) and Percy Stuart (1969). He was married to Hannelore Schützler. He died on September 18, 1996 in Munich, Bavaria, Germany.

33. Eddi Arent

Actor | Der Schatz im Silbersee

Eccentric, self-deprecating comedian Eddi Arent first attracted attention in a series of quirky Edgar Wallace adaptations in the 1960's. For several years, he was Germany's idea of stereotypically blithering English lords (Die seltsame Gräfin (1961), as the aptly named Lord Selwyn Moron), ...

34. Claudia Butenuth

Actress | Brass Target

Claudia Butenuth was born on September 20, 1946 in Göttingen, Lower Saxony, Germany as Claudia-Gloria Butenuth. She was an actress and director, known for Brass Target (1978), Wenn mein Schätzchen auf die Pauke haut (1971) and What Have You Done to Solange? (1972). She was married to Patrick ...

35. Wera Engels

Actress | Der Hexer

Wera Engels was born on May 12, 1909 in Kiel, Germany. She was an actress, known for The Sorceror (1932), Le parfum de la dame en noir (1931) and Hong Kong Nights (1935). She was married to Ivan Lebedeff. She died on November 16, 1988 in Munich, Germany.

36. Werner Stocker

Actor | Die weiße Rose

Werner Stocker was born on 7 April 1955 in Flintsbach am Inn, Germany and studied acting at the Munich Acting School and the noted Otto Falckenberg School. After receiving the German Movie Award as Best Younger Actor in 1983, he starred in several critically acclaimed TV movies and feature films ...

37. Inge Birkmann

Actress | Der Kirschgarten

Inge Birkmann was born on August 24, 1915 in Bremen, Germany. She was an actress, known for Der Kirschgarten (1959), John Gabriel Borkman (1967) and Baumeister Solness (1966). She died on December 26, 2004 in Munich, Bavaria, Germany.

38. Heinz Weiss

Actor | The Great Escape

Heinz Weiss was born on June 12, 1921 in Stuttgart, Germany. He was an actor, known for The Great Escape (1963), Death and Diamonds (1968) and The Violin Case Murders (1965). He was married to Elfriede. He died on November 20, 2010 in Grünwald, Munich, Germany.

39. Silvia Seidel

Actress | Anna

Silvia Seidel was born on September 23, 1969 in Munich, Bavaria, Germany. She was an actress, known for Anna (1987), Halfway Across the Galaxy and Turn Left (1993) and Storm of Love (2005). She died on July 31, 2012 in Munich, Germany.

40. Panos Papadopulos

Actor | Per qualche dollaro in più

Panos Papadopulos was born on August 1, 1920 in Kerassus, Greece. He was an actor, known for For a Few Dollars More (1965), Journey to the Lost City (1960) and Tatort (1970). He died on February 18, 2001 in Munich, Bavaria, Germany.

41. Ruth Leuwerik

Actress | Die Trapp-Familie in Amerika

Often called the First Lady of German cinema, Ruth Leuwerik was at the peak of her popularity during the 1950's when partnered on screen by the leading male stars of the post-war era: Dieter Borsche, Hannes Messemer, Curd Jürgens and O.W. Fischer. She proved her range by alternating between ...

42. Franziska Liebing

Actress | Die inneren Stimmen

Franziska Liebing was born on February 6, 1899 in Munich, Germany. She was an actress, known for Die inneren Stimmen (1961), Die Powenzbande (1973) and Funkstreife Isar 12 (1961). She died on January 3, 1993 in Munich, Bavaria, Germany.

43. Michael Habeck

Actor | Der Name der Rose

Michael Habeck was born on April 23, 1944 in Grönenbach, Germany. He is known for his work on The Name of the Rose (1986), Asterix and Obelix vs. Caesar (1999) and The Bourne Identity (1988). He died on February 4, 2011 in Munich, Bavaria, Germany.

44. Hans Leibelt

Actor | Der Schritt vom Wege

Hans Leibelt was born on March 11, 1885 in Leipzig, Germany as Hans August Hermann Leibelt. He was an actor, known for The False Step (1939), The Punch Bowl (1944) and A Woman of No Importance (1936). He was married to Jenny Orf. He died on December 3, 1974 in Munich, Bavaria, West Germany.

45. Willy Schäfer

Actor | Derrick

Willy Schäfer was born on March 6, 1933 in Saarbrücken, Germany. He is known for his work on Derrick (1974), Kommissar Freytag (1963) and An französischen Kaminen (1962). He died on May 6, 2011 in Munich, Bavaria, Germany.

46. Harald Leipnitz

Actor | Die endlose Nacht

Harald Leipnitz was born on April 22, 1926 in Wuppertal, Germany. He was an actor and director, known for Die endlose Nacht (1963), Sperrbezirk (1966) and Susanne, die Wirtin von der Lahn (1967). He was married to Walburga Dohle. He died on November 21, 2000 in Munich, Bavaria, Germany.

47. Paul Klinger

Actor | Tim Frazer

Paul Klinger was born on June 14, 1907 in Essen, Germany as Paul Karl Heinrich Klinksik. He was an actor, known for Tim Frazer (1963), Marriage in the Shadows (1947) and Rommel ruft Kairo (1959). He was married to Karin Andersen and Hildegard Wolf. He died on November 14, 1971 in Munich, Bavaria, ...

48. Paul Hartmann

Actor | The Longest Day

Paul Hartmann was born on January 8, 1889 in Fürth, Bavaria, Germany as Paul Wilhelm Constantin Hartmann. He was an actor, known for The Longest Day (1962), Bismarck (1940) and The Tunnel (1933). He was married to Elfriede Lieberum. He died on June 30, 1977 in Munich, Bavaria, West Germany.

49. Erich Kästner

Writer | The Parent Trap

Erich Kästner was born on February 23, 1899 in Dresden, Germany as Emil Erich Kästner. He was a writer and actor, known for The Parent Trap (1998), Das doppelte Lottchen (1950) and Emil and the Detectives (1931). He died on July 29, 1974 in Munich, Bavaria, West Germany.

50. Hertha Feiler

Actress | Frau im Strom

Hertha Feiler was born on August 3, 1916 in Vienna, Austria-Hungary. She was an actress, known for Frau im Strom (1939), Rembrandt (1942) and Charley's Aunt (1956). She was married to Heinz Rühmann. She died on November 1, 1970 in Munich, Bavaria, West Germany.


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