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Benjamin Christensen (I) (1879–1959)

Benjamin Christensen was born on September 28, 1879 in Viborg, Denmark. He was a director and writer, known for Häxan: Witchcraft Through the Ages (1922), Seven Footprints to Satan (1929) and The Devil's Circus (1926). He was married to Karen Winther, Sigrid Stahl and Ellen Arctander. He died on April 2, 1959 in Copenhagen, Denmark. See full bio »

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(age 79) in Copenhagen, Denmark

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Spent the last years of his life operating a movie theater in Copenhagen, Denmark. See more »

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