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Ferdinand Schumann-Heink (1893–1958)

Ferdinand Schumann-Heink was born on August 9, 1893 in Hamburg, Germany. He was an actor and writer, known for Hell's Angels (1930), Four Sons (1928) and Worldly Goods (1930). He was married to June Osborne. He died on September 15, 1958 in Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

Hell's Angels
Hell's Angels First Officer of Zeppelin
Four Sons
Four Sons A Staff Sergeant
Worldly Goods
Phantom Shadows


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 1944 The Story of Dr. Wassell
Ensign Watch Officer USN (uncredited)
 1943 The Cross of Lorraine
German Guard (uncredited)
 1943 The North Star
Doctor's Assistant (uncredited)
 1943 Action in the North Atlantic
German (uncredited)
 1943 The Boy from Stalingrad
German Sentry (uncredited)
 1943 This Land Is Mine
Karl - German Soldier (uncredited)
 1943 Above Suspicion
Gestapo Officer in Opera Box (uncredited)
 1943 Mission to Moscow
German Reporter (uncredited)
 1943 Assignment in Brittany
German Lieutenant (uncredited)
 1942 Desperate Journey
Sentry (uncredited)
 1942 Invisible Agent
German Telephone Operator (uncredited)
 1940 Mystery Sea Raider
Submarine Captain (uncredited)
 1940 British Intelligence
German Officer (uncredited)
 1939 Espionage Agent
Train Conductor (uncredited)
 1939 Thunder Afloat
German Operator (uncredited)
 1939 The Ash Can Fleet (Short)
Submarine Commander (uncredited)
 1939 Confessions of a Nazi Spy (uncredited)
 1939 Never Say Die
Associate Doctor (uncredited)
 1938 Artists and Models Abroad
German Reporter (uncredited)
 1938 Sharpshooters
Aide (uncredited)
 1938 Submarine Patrol
German Officer (uncredited)
 1938 Romance in the Dark (uncredited)
 1937 Madame X
Maitre d'Hotel (uncredited)
 1937 Confession
Man in Court (uncredited)
 1937 Talent Scout
Costume Designer (uncredited)
 1937 Dance Charlie Dance
Proprietor in Play (uncredited)
 1937 Slim
Waiter (uncredited)
 1937 Fly Away Baby
Frankfurt Hotel Clerk (uncredited)
 1937 The Case of the Stuttering Bishop
Ambulance Helper (uncredited)
 1937 Kid Galahad
Ringsider - Title Fight (uncredited)
 1937 The King and the Chorus Girl
Chauffeur (uncredited)
 1937 Ready, Willing and Able
Purser (uncredited)
 1937 Her Husband's Secretary
Rankin (scenes deleted)
 1937 Guns of the Pecos
Ellis - Governor's Secretary (uncredited)
 1937 Smart Blonde
Reporter Grant (uncredited)
 1936 Fugitive in the Sky
Albuquerque Airline Attendant (uncredited)
 1936 The Case of the Black Cat
Mason's Driver (uncredited)
 1936 Down the Stretch
Court Clerk (uncredited)
 1936 Love Begins at Twenty
Man Yelling from Window (uncredited)
 1936 Two Against the World
Sound Mixer (as Ferdinard Schumann-Heink)
 1936 Public Enemy's Wife
Secretary (uncredited)
 1936 The Song of a Nation (Short)
Lieutenant (uncredited)
 1936 The Law in Her Hands
Second Trial Defense Attorney (uncredited)
 1936 Times Square Playboy
Stonham - Clerk (uncredited)
 1936 The Preview Murder Mystery
English Officer (uncredited)
 1936 The Story of Louis Pasteur
Reporter (uncredited)
 1936 The Murder of Dr. Harrigan
Orderly (uncredited)
 1935 The Widow from Monte Carlo
Torrents' Chauffeur (uncredited)
 1935 The Case of the Lucky Legs
Hotel Clerk Presenting Bill (uncredited)
 1935 Condemned to Live
Franz Kristan (as Ferdinand Schuman-Heink)
 1935 Don't Bet on Blondes
Laboratory Assistant (uncredited)
 1935 Oil for the Lamps of China
Worried McCarger Employee (uncredited)
 1935 'G' Men
Congressman (uncredited)
 1935 The Florentine Dagger
Policeman Otto (uncredited)
 1935 Traveling Saleslady
Clerk (uncredited)
 1935 While the Patient Slept
Reporter (uncredited)
 1935 Symphony of Living
The Doctor
 1934 Fugitive Road
 1934 The World Moves On
Fritz von Gerhardt
 1934 Madame Spy
Cafe Owner
 1933 From Headquarters
George - Lab Tech (uncredited)
 1933 Gigolettes of Paris (as F. Schumann-Heink)
 1932 Blonde Venus
Henry (uncredited)
 1932 My Pal, the King
General Wiedeman (uncredited)
 1931 Seas Beneath
Adolph Brucker (uncredited)
 1930 Worldly Goods
 1930 Hell's Angels
First Officer of Zeppelin (as F. Schumann-Heink)
 1929 Blaze o' Glory
Carl Hummel
 1928 Riley the Cop
Julius Kuchendorf (uncredited)
 1928 The Awakening (uncredited)
 1928 The Wedding March
Imperial Guard (uncredited)
 1928 Four Sons
A Staff Sergeant
 1926 The Gallant Fool
Crown Prince Boris
 1925 The Fighting Romeo
James Warner
Show Show Writer (1 credit)

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Alternate Names:

Ferdinand Schuman-Heink | F. Schumann-Heink | Ferde Schumann-Heink | Ferdinard Schumann-Heink


5' 10" (1.78 m)

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Son of opera singer Mme. Ernestine Schumann-Heink.

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