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Max Schmeling (I) (1905–2005)

Schmeling was seriously wounded in WW2 when he took part in the attack against Crete in 1941 as a parachutist and spent the rest of the war in a hospital. After the war he became the head of the Coca Cola company in Germany. See full bio »

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Filmography

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 1971 Glückspilze (TV Movie)
Polizist
 1942 Das große Spiel
Zuschauer des Fussballspiels (uncredited)
 1930 Love in the Ring
Max - Sohn der Obsthänderlin / Son of The Fruit Peddler
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3 Biographical Movies | 4 Print Biographies | 4 Portrayals | 3 Articles | 6 Pictorials | 4 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Height:

6' 1" (1.85 m)
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Trivia:

Although Schmeling was the German heavyweight champ during the height of the Nazi regime, he never joined the Nazi party. In fact, he risked his own life hiding Jews in his own apartment from the Nazis. See more »

Nickname:

The Black Uhlan

Star Sign:

Libra

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