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Friedrich Benfer (1905–1996)

Friedrich Benfer was born on August 28, 1905 in Naples, Italy. He was an actor, known for The Heart of a Queen (1940), Mädchenjahre einer Königin (1936) and Nights in Andalusia (1938). He was married to Jenny Jugo. He died on January 30, 1996. See full bio »

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(age 90)

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Known For

The Heart of a Queen
The Heart of a Queen David Riccio
(1940)
Mädchenjahre einer Königin
(1936)
Nights in Andalusia
(1938)
Die Flucht vor der Liebe
Die Flucht vor der Liebe Mario von Hollberg
(1929)

Filmography

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 1942 Oro nero
Nicola (as Federico Benfer)
 1941 Turbine
Mario Lamberti (as Federico Benfer)
 1941 Confessione
Mario (as Federico Benfer)
 1941 Mamma
Giulio Roero (as Federico Benfer)
 1940 Lucrezia Borgia
Alessandro Strozzi (as Federico Benfer)
 1940 The Heart of a Queen
David Riccio
 1939 Schneider Wibbel
André
 1938 Nights in Andalusia
Don José
 1938 Revolutionshochzeit
Ernest
 1936 The Night with the Emperor
Heinz Heckmann (as Enrico Benfer)
 1936 Mädchenjahre einer Königin
Prince Albert
 1935 Der Außenseiter
Hans Rückert
 1935 Little Mother
Alexander Berkhoff
 1934 Herz ist Trumpf
Reno
 1934 Hard Luck Mary
Peter
 1934 La signora di tutti
Roberto Nanni (as Federico Benfer)
 1934 ...heute abend bei mir
Graf Mario Valoni, pilot
 1933 Three Bluejackets and a Blonde
Willy Thiem
 1931 Mon béguin
Tristan - le neveu (as Enrico Benfer)
 1929 Der Bund der Drei
Henri, Renards Sohn (as Enrico Benfer)
 1929 Die Flucht vor der Liebe
Mario von Hollberg (as Enrico Benfer)
 1929 Die Schmugglerbraut von Mallorca
Pedro, Fischer (as Enrico Benfer)
 1928 Docks of Hamburg
Racing cyclist
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Personal Details

Alternate Names:

Enrico Benfer | Federico Benfer | Friederich Benfer
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Trivia:

Italian-born German character actor of the 1930's and 40's. Married to the actress Jenny Jugo, in whose films he first appeared in 1928. After the war, ran a successful chemist's business in Bazzano, Italy, near Bologna.

Star Sign:

Virgo

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