Hermann Vallentin
Hermann Vallentin (24 May 1872 – 18 September 1945) was a German actor.Vallentin was born in Berlin and died at age 76 in Tel Aviv, Israel.
Elisabeth Bergner
Elisabeth Bergner (August 22, 1897 – May 12, 1986) was a German language film and stage actress who acted in Germany until moving to England to escape the Nazi threat to the Jews. Joseph L. Mankiewicz...
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Kurt Gerron
Kurt Gerron (11 May 1897 – 28 October 1944) was a German Jewish actor and film director.
Born Kurt Gerron into a well-off merchant family in Berlin, he studied medicine before being called up for ...
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Hedwig Pringsheim
Hedwig Pringsheim (born Gertrud Hedwig Anna Dohm; 13 July 1855 – 27 July 1942) was a German actress.Born in Berlin, she was the daughter of Ernst Dohm and Hedwig Dohm-Schleh, who were Jewish converts ...
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Lilli Palmer
Lilli Palmer (24 May 1914 – 27 January 1986), born Lilli Marie Peiser, was a German actress. She won the Volpi Cup, the Deutscher Filmpreis three times, and was nominated twice for a Golden Globe Awar...
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Jacob Herzfeld
Jacob Herzfeld (born 1763 in Dessau, died 24 October 1826 in Hamburg) was a German theatre director and actor. He was admired by Goethe and Schiller and corresponded with both, and became known as the...
John Gottowt
John Gottowt (15 June 1881 – 29 August 1942) was a German actor, stage director and film director for theatres and silent movies.He was born as Isidor Gesang in Lemberg, Austria-Hungary. After his e...
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Ernst Deutsch
Ernst Deutsch, aka Ernest Dorian (16 September 1890 in Prague – 22 March 1969 in Berlin), was an Austrian actor. In 1916 he played the protagonist in the world première of Walter Hasenclever's Express...
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Fritz Kortner
Fritz Kortner (12 May 1892 – 22 July 1970) was an Austrian stage and film actor and theatre director.
Kortner was born in Vienna as Fritz Nathan Kohn. He studied at the Vienna Academy of Mus...
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Ferdy Mayne
Ferdy Mayne (11 March 1916—30 January 1998) was a German actor.
He was born Ferdinand Philip Mayer-Horckel in Mainz, Germany. His German father was the Judge of Mayence, while his half-Engli...
Rosa Valetti
Rosa Valetti (17 March 1878 – 10 December 1937), born Rosa Vallentin, was a German actress, cabaret performer and singer.
Rosa Valetti was born in Berlin, the daughter of industrialist Felix Valle...
Alexander Granach
Alexander Granach (April 18, 1893 – March 14, 1945) was a popular German actor in the 1920s and 1930s.
Granach was born Jessaja Granach in Werbowitz (Wierzbowce/Werbiwci) (Horodenka district...
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Dominique Horwitz
Dominique Horwitz (born April 23, 1957) is a French film and television actor and singer.
Horwitz was born on April 23, 1957 in Paris, France to German Jewish refugee parents, who had both fled N...
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Dora Gerson
Dora Gerson (23 March 1899 – 14 February 1943) was a Jewish German cabaret singer and motion picture actress of the silent film era who died with her family at Auschwitz concentration camp.
Born D...
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Ernst Dohm
Friedrich Wilhelm Ernst (or Ernest) Dohm (b. Elias Levy Dohm; also known by his pseudonym Karlchen Mießnick; 24 May 1819, Breslau – 5 February 1883, Berlin) was a German editor, actor, and translator....
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Therese Giehse
Therese Giehse (6 March 1898 – 3 March 1975), born Therese Gift, was a distinguished German actress. Born in Munich to German-Jewish parents, she first appeared on the stage in 1920. She became a majo...
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