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Karlheinz Böhm (I) (1928–2014)

The son of conductor Karl Böhm began his acting career on stage in Germany. In Europe, he is still best known for his role in the Sissi (1955) series, although he later starred in several movies of cult director Rainer Werner Fassbinder. Since 1981, he has been exclusively involved in charitable work in Ethiopia. See full bio »

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 1996 Der Bergdoktor (TV Series)
- Tropenfieber (1996)
 1983 Inflation im Paradies
 1979 Kur in Travemünde (TV Movie)
Manfred Angenendt
 1978 Tatort (TV Series)
Dr. Ferdinand Prelinger
- Schwarze Einser (1978) ... Dr. Ferdinand Prelinger (as Karl Heinz Böhm)
 1976 Die Tannerhütte (TV Movie)
 1976 Seniorenschweiz (TV Movie)
 1975 Fox and His Friends
Max (as Karl-Heinz Böhm)
 1975 Im Hause des Kommerzienrates (TV Movie)
Dr. Bruck
 1974 Effi Briest
Wüllersdorf (as Karl-Heinz Böhm)
 1974/I Martha (TV Movie)
Helmut Salomon
 1973 Vabanque (TV Movie)
Thomas J. Lockwood
 1973 Immobilien (TV Movie)
 1972 Motiv Liebe (TV Series)
 1972 Verdacht gegen Barry Croft (TV Movie)
Barry Croft
 1972 Magic Graz (Short)
 1970 Literatur (TV Movie)
 1969 Traumnovelle (TV Movie)
 1966 The Venetian Affair
Robert Wahl (as Karl Boehm)
 1966 An Ideal Husband (TV Movie)
Lord Goring
 1965 L'heure de la vérité
Jonathan (as Karl Boehm)
 1963 Combat! (TV Series)
- The Wounded Don't Cry (1963) ... Bauer (as Karl Boehm)
 1963 Burke's Law (TV Series)
Professor Thomas Marton
- Who Killed Julian Buck? (1963) ... Professor Thomas Marton (as Karl Boehm)
 1963 Rififi in Tokyo
Carl Mersen
 1963 Come Fly with Me
Baron Franz Von Elzingen (as Karl Boehm)
 1963 The Virginian (TV Series)
Karl Rilke
- The Golden Door (1963) ... Karl Rilke (as Karl Boehm)
 1962 Cross of the Living
 1960 Crook and the Cross
Pater Steiner
 1960 Playgirl After Dark
Robert Jouvel (as Carl Boehm)
 1960 Peeping Tom
Mark Lewis (as Carl Boehm)
 1959 La Paloma
Robert Dahlberg
 1959 Court Martial
Oberleutnant Düren
 1958 That Won't Keep a Sailor Down
Peter Hille
 1958 The Stowaway
Jean (as Carl-Heinz Boehm)
 1958 Examen des Lebens (TV Movie)
Paul Gardiner
 1957 Castle in Tyrol
Thomas Stegmann
 1957 Seamen
Alfred Hanstein
 1956 Nina
Frank Wilson
 1956 Kitty and the Great Big World
Robert Ashlin
 1956 Marriage of Dr. Danwitz
Dr. med. Danwitz
 1955 Her Crime Was Love
 1955 Swedish Girl
Klaus Richter
 1955 Operation Sleeping Bag
Kanonier Gravenhorst
 1954 Die goldene Pest
Karl Hellmer
 1954 Die Hexe
 1954 Sacred Lie
 1954 Son of St. Moritz
Dr. Robert Frank
 1953 Hochzeit auf Reisen
Dr. Walter Delius
 1953 Der unsterbliche Lump
Johannes Ritter / Petroni
 1953 Arlette erobert Paris
Gérard Laurent
 1953 Salto Mortale
 1952 Der Tag vor der Hochzeit (as Karl Heinz Böhm)
 1952 Der Weibertausch
Lorenz Holler
 1952 Mandragore
Frank Braun (as Karl Boehm)
 1952 Haus des Lebens
Pit Harlacher
 1952 Wienerinnen
 1949 Very Passionate Love
Blumenbote (uncredited)
 1948 The Angel with the Trumpet
Franz Alt jr. (uncredited)
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Alternate Names:

Carl-Heinz Boehm | Carl Boehm | Karl Boehm | Carl Bohm | Carl Böhm | Karl Heinz Böhm | Karl-Heinz Böhm | Karl Böhm

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Father of Sissi (born in 1955) from his first wife Elisabeth Zonewa; Kristina Böhm (born in 1959), Michael (born in 1960) and Daniela (born in 1961) from his second wife Gudula Blau and Katharina Böhm (born in 1964) from his third wife Barbara Lass. With his last wife, Almaz Böhm, he had the children Nicolas Böhm in (b. December 1990) and Aida Böhm (February 1993). See more »

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RIP lintelhawwen
Karlheinz Böhm involved in an accident. rdbzhch-1
Should have been cast in more films.... chiara1194
Deserves more credit for 'Sissi' chiara1194
May you rest in peace naughtyjimmy
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