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Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau (1925–2012)

Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau was born on May 28, 1925 in Berlin, Germany as Albert Dietrich Fischer. He was an actor, known for Children of Men (2006), The Talented Mr. Ripley (1999) and L'avenir (2016). He was married to Julia Varady, Christina Pugel-Schule, Ruth Leuwerik and Irmgard Poppen. He died on May 18, 2012 in Starnberg, Bavaria, Germany. See full bio »

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Known For

Children of Men
Children of Men Soundtrack
(2006)
The Talented Mr. Ripley
(1999)
L'avenir
L'avenir Soundtrack
(2016)
Le nozze di Figaro
Le nozze di Figaro Il Conte di Almaviva
(1975)

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 1981 Elektra
Orest
 1972 Novae de infinito laudes (TV Movie)
Baß
 1971 Die Zauberflöte (TV Movie)
Sprecher
 1965 Don Carlo (TV Movie)
Rodrigo, Marquis of Posa
 1965 Giuseppe Verdi: Don Carlos (TV Movie)
Marchese von Posa
 1961 Don Giovanni (TV Movie)
Don Giovanni
 1960 Arabella (TV Movie)
Mandryka
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He sang an all-Schumann program at Carnegie Hall in New York City. See more »

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His mother's apartment in Lichertfelde was bombed and he was allowed home leave to help her. They only had a handcart full of possessions moved to a friend's apartment. He was not sent to Russian front but to Italy with thousands of other German Soldiers. On May 5, 1945, he was captured and imprisoned by the Allies. During this time, he entertained the American Allies and other Prisoners of War. ... See more »

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