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Marika Rökk (1913–2004)

Marika Rokk was born in Cairo on the 3rd of November 1913. As a child she moved to Hungary. In Paris at the Moulin Rouge she started her career as a dancer, soon moving on to Broadway New York City, USA. She made her first films Why Sailors Leave Home (1930) in London, & also Kiss Me Sergeant (1930) in London, U.K. After that she made 2 very fine ... See full bio »

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Die Frau meiner Träume
Die Frau meiner Träume Julia Koestner
Marika Marika
Kora Terry
Kora Terry Kora Terry / Mara Terry


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 1988 Schloß Königswald
Freifrau von Boehme
 1980 Die Gräfin vom Naschmarkt (TV Movie)
Rozsi Sandor
 1973 Der letzte Walzer (TV Movie)
 1972 Die Schöngrubers (TV Series)
Therese Schöngruber
 1968 Uit met... Bob Benny (TV Movie)
 1967 Schlager International (TV Movie)
 1965 Adieu 65: Hello 66 (TV Movie)
 1964 Silvester Show (TV Movie)
 1963 So schön wie heut' ... (TV Movie)
 1962 Hochzeitsnacht im Paradies
Ilonka Davarosch
 1961 Heute gehn wir bummeln
Marika Sabo
 1961 Mein Mann, das Wirtschaftswunder
Ilona Farkas
 1959 Die Nacht vor der Premiere
Carola Lorm
 1958 Bühne frei für Marika
Marion Müller / Marika Karoly
 1957 Nachts im grünen Kakadu
Irene Wagner
 1953 The Divorcée
Gonda van der Loo
 1953 Mask in Blue
Juliska Varady
 1951 Die Csardasfürstin
Sylva Varescu
 1951 Sensation in San Remo
 1950 Marika
 1948 Fregola
 1944 Die Frau meiner Träume
Julia Koestner
 1942 Hab mich lieb
Monika Koch
 1941 Tanz mit dem Kaiser
Christine von Alvin
 1941 Frauen sind doch bessere Diplomaten
Marie-Luise Pally
 1940 Zirkusblut (unfinished)
 1940 Wunschkonzert
 1940 Kora Terry
Kora Terry / Mara Terry
 1939 Tanzendes Herz (unfinished)
 1939 It Was a Gay Ballnight
Nastassja Petrowna Jarowa, Dancer
 1939 Vadrózsa
 1938 A Night in May
Inge Fleming
 1937 Gasparone
 1937 Karussell
Erika Hübner
 1937 Und du mein Schatz fährst mit
Maria Seydlitz
 1936 Der Bettelstudent
Ihre Tochter: Bronislawa
 1936 Hot Blood
Marika von Körössy
 1933 Kísértetek vonata
 1932 Csókolj meg, édes!
 1930 Kiss Me Sergeant
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Recently declassified documents suggest that Rokk was recruited as a Soviet Spy in the 1940's along with her husband Georg Jacoby whilst studying in Berlin. The network she worked for passed on military intelligence including plans for Operation Barbarossa and the Battle of Kursk. See more »


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