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Willy Birgel (1891–1973)

Willy Birgel was born on September 19, 1891 in Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany as Wilhelm Maria Birgel. He was an actor and director, known for Final Accord (1936), To New Shores (1937) and The Traitor (1936). He was married to Charlotte Michael and Carola Cajetan. He died on December 29, 1973 in Dübendorf, Zurich, Switzerland. See full bio »

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 1973 Il gesto
 1971 Glückspilze (TV Movie)
 1969 Sind wir das nicht alle? (TV Movie)
Lord Edward Grenham
 1969 Die Fee (TV Movie)
Maitre d'Hotel
 1968 Beyond Control
Public Prosecutor
 1968 Großer Mann, was nun? (TV Series)
- Die Krise (1968)
 1968 Der Meteor (TV Movie)
Koppe
 1967 Der Kreidegarten (TV Movie)
Ein Richter
 1966 No Shooting Time for Foxes
Hunting Author
 1964 Andorra (TV Movie)
Doktor
 1964 Der Gefangene der Botschaft (TV Movie)
Botschafter
 1963/II Die Möwe (TV Movie)
Peter Nikolajewitsch Sorin
 1962 Romanze in Venedig
Theodor von Bruggern
 1962 The Maharajah's Blonde
Gowan
 1959 When the Bells Sound Clearly
Graf von Warthenberg
 1959 Arzt aus Leidenschaft
Staatsanwalt Perschke
 1959 Le bellissime gambe di Sabrina
Graf Gottfried
 1959 Hippodrome
Cameron, Kunstschütze
 1958 The Priest and the Girl
von Gronau
 1958 Liebe kann wie Gift sein
Joachim Köhler
 1957 Die Heilige und ihr Narr
Fürst von Brauneck
 1956 Between Time and Eternity
Prof. Thomas Bohlen
 1956 Johannisnacht
Christian von Hergeth
 1956 Ein Herz kehrt heim
Robert Lennart
 1956 Ballerina
Professor Förster
 1955 Love's Carnival
Georg von Grobitzsch
 1955 Die Toteninsel
Frank
 1955 Ein Mann vergißt die Liebe
Dr. Kadenberg
 1954 Cavalry Captain Wronski
Rittmeister Wronski
 1954 Familie Schölermann (TV Series) (1957)
 1954 Melody Beyond Love
Konsul Strotthoff
 1954 Circus Girl
Maharadscha von Jailapur Gowan
 1953 Stars Over Colombo
Maharadscha von Jailapur Gowan
 1952 Don't Ask My Heart
Herr von Birkhausen
 1951 Wenn die Abendglocken läuten
Albrecht von Finke
 1951 Das ewige Spiel
Ulrich Campenhausen
 1950 Vom Teufel gejagt
Dr. Fingal
 1948 Im Tempel der Venus
Dr. Cornelius Riehl
 1947 Zwischen gestern und morgen
Alexander Corty
 1945 Leb' wohl, Christina
Dr. Petersen
 1945 Die Brüder Noltenius
Wolfgang Noltenius
 1944 Music in Salzburg
Anton Klinger
 1944 Ich brauche dich
Prof. Paulus Allmann
 1943 Der Majoratsherr
Bernhard von Halleborg
 1943 Du gehörst zu mir
Profesor Dr. Burkhardt
 1943 Der dunkle Tag
Martin Pauly, Oberstaatsanwalt
 1942 Diesel
Rudolf Diesel
 1941 Comrades
Major Karl von Wedell
 1941 ...reitet für Deutschland
Rittmeister Ernst von Brenken
 1940 Feinde
Keith
 1939 Kongo-Express
Viktor Hartmann
 1939 Maria Ilona
Karl Felix Fürst zu Schwarzenberg
 1939 The Governor
General Werkonen
 1939 Hotel Sacher
Stefan Schefczuk
 1938 The Blue Fox
Tabor Vary
 1938 Der Fall Deruga
Dr. Stefan Deruga
 1938 Geheimzeichen LB 17
Capt. Arvan Terno
 1938 Verklungene Melodie
Thomas Gront
 1937 Fanny Elssler
Hofrat Friedrich Gentz
 1937 The Private's Job
Major Graf Schellenberg
 1937 To New Shores
Sir Albert Finsbury
 1937 Menschen ohne Vaterland
Baron Falen
 1937 Ride to Freedom
Julek Staniewski
 1936 The Traitor
Agent Morris
 1936 Final Accord
Garvenberg, Generalmusikdirektor
 1935 Schwarze Rosen
Fürst Abarow
 1935 One Too Many on Board
Staatsanwalt Dr. Burger
 1935 Barcarole
Alfredo Zubaran
 1934 Fürst Woronzeff
Petroff, Woronzeffs Sekretär
 1934 A Man Wants to Get to Germany
English Camp Commandant
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Tall, athletic, dark-eyed star of 1930's and 40's German Ufa films, the son of a goldsmith. His first major stage role was in 1910. On screen only from 1934, invariably in masculine or romantic roles, with a noted penchant for portraying straight-backed cavalry officers, cultured governors, aristocratic landowners, industrialists and charming bon vivants. His post-war career was harmed by having ... See more »

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