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Franciska Gaal (1904–1973)

Franciska Gaal was born on February 1, 1904 in Budapest, Austria-Hungary as Szidónia Silberspitz. She was an actress, known for The Buccaneer (1938), Little Mother (1935) and The Girl Downstairs (1938). She was married to Francis Dajkovich. She died on January 2, 1973 in New York City, New York, USA. See full bio »

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The Buccaneer
The Buccaneer Gretchen
Little Mother
Little Mother Marie Bonnard
The Girl Downstairs
The Girl Downstairs Katerina Linz
Peter 17-year old Eva


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 1946 Renee XIV
 1939 Paris Honeymoon
 1936 Fräulein Lilli
Fräulin Lilli
 1936 Catherine the Last
Katharina, Küchenmädchen
 1935 Little Mother
Marie Bonnard (as Franziska Gaál)
 1934 Peter
17-year old Eva
 1934 Frühjahrsparade
 1934 Csibi, der Fratz
Lucie Carell, nicknamed Csibi
 1933 Skandal in Budapest
Eva Balogh
 1933 Pardon, tévedtem
Balogh Éva (as Gaál Franciska)
 1933 Gruß und Kuß - Veronika
 1932 Paprika
Ilona von Takacs
 1921 A cornevillei harangok
Serpolette, cselédlány (as Gaál Franciska)
 1921 Az egér (Short)
Márta,az Egér (as Gaál Franciska)
 1921 New-York express kábel
Riporter (as Gaál Franciska)
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Alternate Names:

Gaál Franciska | Franziska Gaal | Franziska Gaál


5' 3" (1.6 m)

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Gaal was groomed and promoted in Hungary as a young, child-like singing star of light film romance by producer Joe Pasternak, who later settled in the United States and did the same thing for Deanna Durbin. See more »

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