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Dieter Dengler (1938–2001)

Dieter Dengler was born on May 22, 1938 in Wildberg, Baden-Württemberg, Germany. He was married to Yukiko Ichihashi, Irene Lam and Marina Adamich. He died on February 7, 2001 in Mill Valley, California, USA. See full bio »

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We Can Keep You Forever
We Can Keep You Forever Himself - Former Pathet Lao Prisoner
The Ed Sullivan Show
I've Got a Secret
I've Got a Secret Himself - Contestant


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 1997 Little Dieter Needs to Fly (Documentary)
 1988 We Can Keep You Forever (TV Movie documentary)
Himself - Former Pathet Lao Prisoner
 1967 I've Got a Secret (TV Series)
Himself - Contestant
- Episode dated 30 January 1967 (1967) ... Himself - Contestant
 1966 The Ed Sullivan Show (TV Series)
- Episode #20.2 (1966) ... Himself (as Dieter Dentler)

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Other Works:

Book "Escape from Laos", paperback, Presidio Pr, ISBN 089141293X

Publicity Listings:

1 Biographical Movie | 1 Print Biography | 1 Portrayal | See more »

Alternate Names:

Dieter Dentler

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Escaped from a Vietcong-run Laotian POW camp on 29 June 1966; retrieved 23 days later by U.S. forces. See more »

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