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Wera Engels (1909–1988)

Wera Engels was born on May 12, 1909 in Kiel, Germany. She was an actress, known for Man spricht über Jacqueline (1937), Stjenka Rasin (1936) and Hong Kong Nights (1935). She was married to Ivan Lebedeff. She died on November 16, 1988 in Munich, Germany. See full bio »


(age 79) in Munich, Germany

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Known For

Man spricht über Jacqueline
Man spricht über Jacqueline Jacqueline Topelius
Stjenka Rasin
Stjenka Rasin Prinzessin Dolgoruki
Hong Kong Nights
Hong Kong Nights Trina Vidor
Fugitive Road
Fugitive Road Sonya Valinoff


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 1937 Man spricht über Jacqueline
Jacqueline Topelius
 1936 Stjenka Rasin
Prinzessin Dolgoruki
 1935 The Great Impersonation
Princess Stephanie Elderstrom
 1935 Hong Kong Nights
Trina Vidor
 1935 Together We Live
 1935 Sweepstake Annie
Baroness Yvonne Baritska
 1934 Fugitive Road
Sonya Valinoff
 1933 The Great Jasper
Norma McGowd
 1932 Lumpenkavaliere
 1931 Le parfum de la dame en noir
Edith Rance (as Vera Engels)
 1931 L'anglais tel qu'on le parle
Miss Betty Hogson (as Véra Engels)
 1930 Der Greifer
Mabel (German Version) (as Vera Engel)
 1929 Fighting the White Slave Traffic
Irene Wendtland
 1929 The Streets of London
 1928 Befehl zur Ehe
Zofe Hella
 1927 Hast Du geliebt am schönen Rhein?
Ellen Shiffer, seine Tochter
 1927 Lützows wilde verwegene Jagd
Eleanore Prochaska, ein Bürgermädchen

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Alternate Names:

Vera Engel | Vera Engels | Véra Engels


5' 6" (1.68 m)

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