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Karin Himboldt (1920–2005)

Karin Himboldt was born on February 8, 1920 in Munich, Germany as Karin Käte Lissy Himboldt. She was an actress, known for The Punch Bowl (1944), Quax, der Bruchpilot (1941) and Verführte Hände (1949). She died on December 1, 2005 in Basel, Switzerland. See full bio »


(age 85) in Basel, Switzerland

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The Punch Bowl
The Punch Bowl Eva Knauer
Quax, der Bruchpilot
Quax, der Bruchpilot Marianne Bredow
Verführte Hände
Verführte Hände Elizza Ebenwyl
Quax in Afrika
Quax in Afrika Marianne Bredow


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 1959 Bezaubernde Arabella
 1957 Ober zahlen
 1956 Nina
 1952-1953 Orient Express (TV Series)
Lisa / Thea Lemoine
- The Hunted (1953) ... Lisa
- Blue Camellia (1952) ... Thea Lemoine
 1951 Die Frauen des Herrn S.
Frau Sinon
 1951 A Tale of Five Women
Charlotte Smith (as Karin Himbold)
 1949 Verführte Hände
Elizza Ebenwyl
 1944 Tierarzt Dr. Vlimmen
Nel van der Kalk
 1942 Der Seniorchef
Helene von Schulte
 1940 Falschmünzer
Hanna, Kunstschülerin

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German leading lady of the 1940's, chiefly remembered for co-starring opposite Heinz Rühmann in the commercially successful hit comedies Quax, der Bruchpilot (1941) and The Punch Bowl (1944). The fact that her husband was half Jewish effectively limited her acting opportunities under the NS regime. See more »

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