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Valeska Gert (1892–1978)


Valeska Gert was born on January 11, 1892 in Berlin, Germany as Gertrude Samosch. She was an actress, known for Juliet of the Spirits (1965), The 3 Penny Opera (1931) and Diary of a Lost Girl (1929). She was married to Robin Hay Anderson and Helmuth von Krause. She died on March 15, 1978 in Kampen, Sylt, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany. See full bio »

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Known For

The 3 Penny Opera
The 3 Penny Opera Mrs. Peachum
(1931)
Diary of a Lost Girl
Diary of a Lost Girl The director's wife
(1929)
Coup de grâce
Coup de grâce Tante Praskovia
(1976)

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 1976 Coup de grâce
Tante Praskovia
 1975 Die Betörung der blauen Matrosen
Ein alter Vogel
 1973 Acht Stunden sind kein Tag (TV Mini-Series)
Die andere Oma
- Franz und Ernst (1973) ... Die andere Oma
 1965 Juliet of the Spirits
Pijma
 1939 Rio
Specialty (uncredited)
 1930 Takový je zivot
Waitress
 1929 Diary of a Lost Girl
The director's wife
 1928 A Daughter of Destiny
Ein Mädchen von der Gasse
 1926 Nana
Zoe - la femme de chambre
 1925 The Joyless Street
Frau Greifer (uncredited)
 1918 Colomba
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Tennessee Williams also worked for her for a short time as a busboy, but was fired for refusing to pool his tips. Gert commented that his work was "so sloppy". See more »

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