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Albert Schweitzer (1875–1965)

Albert Schweitzer was born on January 14, 1875, in Kaysersberg, near Strasbourg, Elsass-Lothringen, Germany (now in Alsace, France). His father and both grandfathers were pastors and organists. His family had been devoted to education, religion and music for generations. Schweitzer took music lessons from his grandfather, a church organist. He ... See full bio »


(age 90) in Lambaréné, Gabon

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 1958 Bimbo the Great
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 1960 Die Irre von Chaillot (TV Movie)
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 2011 Eighty Letters (performer: "Ich ruf' zu dir, Herr Jesu Christ")
 2009 Lourdes ("Toccata un Fuge in D-moll BWV 565")
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 1953 It Is Midnight, Doctor Schweitzer (TV Movie) (organ music - as Dr. Albert Schweitzer)
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 1972 Film Portrait (Documentary)
 1957 Albert Schweitzer (Documentary)
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 1964 The Jack Paar Program (TV Series)
- Episode #2.15 (1964) ... Himself
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 2003 Unsere Besten (TV Series)
- Wer ist der größte Deutsche? (2003) ... Himself
 2001 Animal Rights (Documentary short)
 1994 Reputations (TV Series documentary)
 1963 Hollywood Without Make-Up (Documentary)

Personal Details

Other Works:

Book: "The Decay and Restoration of Civilization" See more »

Publicity Listings:

6 Biographical Movies | 3 Print Biographies | 1 Portrayal | See more »

Alternate Names:

Dr. Albert Schweitzer

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Happiness is nothing more than good health and a bad memory. See more »


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