Actresses by Nationality - Austria-Hungarianby shell_eleven | created - 09 Mar 2017 | updated - 3 weeks ago | Public
1. Marisa Mell
Actress | Diabolik
Marisa Mell was born on February 24, 1939 in Graz, Austria as Marlies Theres Moitzi. She was an actress, known for Danger: Diabolik (1968), Secret Agent Super Dragon (1966) and Una sull'altra (1969). She was married to Henri Tucci. She died on May 16, 1992 in Vienna, Austria.
2. Lída Baarová
Actress | Die Fledermaus
Lída Baarová was born on September 14, 1914 in Prague, Bohemia, Austria-Hungary as Ludmila Babková. She was an actress, known for Die Fledermaus (1937), Virginity (1937) and Jsem devce s certem v tele (1933). She was married to Kurt Lundwall and Jan Kopecky. She died on October 28, 2000 in Salzburg...
3. Hedy Lamarr
Actress | Samson and Delilah
Hedy Lamarr, the woman many critics and fans alike regard as the most beautiful ever to appear in films, was born Hedwig Eva Kiesler in Vienna, Austria. She was the daughter of Gertrud (Lichtwitz), from Budapest, and Emil Kiesler, a banker from Lember (now known as Lviv). Her parents were both from...
4. Senta Berger
Actress | Kir Royal
Senta Berger was born in 1941 in Vienna, Austria to her father Josef Berger who was a musician and her mother Therese Berger, a school teacher. Senta and her father performed together when she was just four years old. She sang and her dad played the piano. At five years old, she took ballet lessons...
5. Maria Schell
Actress | Superman
Maria Schell studied in a religious institution in Colmar (Haut-Rhin, France). She received a dramatic training in Zurich, Switzerland. To pay her studies, she was a secretary there. Besides being a film star; Maria appeared in plays in Zurich, Basel, in Vienna (Josefstad Theater), Berlin, Munich (...
6. Liane Haid
Actress | Marquis d'Eon, der Spion der Pompadour
Liane Haid was a prima ballerina, dancer, singer, stage and film actress. As a child, she studied voice and dancing and played at the Viennese Open Ballet. She worked in Budapest and Vienna as a dancer. On stage, she was in Berlin and Vienna. She also made close to a hundred movies - silents and ...
Actress | Paris Calling
Elisabeth Bergner was the daughter of the merchant Emil Ettel and his wife Anna Rosa Wagner. She grew up in Vienna, and she made her theatre debut in Innsbruck in 1915. In 1916 she obtained a contract in Zürich, where she played Ophelia next to the famous Alexander Moissi, who fell in love with her...
10. Zsa Zsa Gabor
Undoubtedly the woman who had come to epitomize what we recognize today as "celebrity", Zsa Zsa Gabor, is better known for her many marriages, personal appearances, her "dahlink" catchphrase, her actions, life gossip, and quotations on men, rather than her film career.
Zsa Zsa Gabor was born Sári ...
11. Eva Gabor
Actress | The Rescuers
Eva Gabor was born on February 11, 1919 in Budapest, Hungary, to Jolie Gabor (née Janka Tilleman) and Vilmos Gabor (born Farkas Miklós Grün), a soldier. Her older siblings were Magda Gabor, an actress, and Zsa Zsa Gabor, an actress and socialite. Her parents were both from Jewish families. She went...
12. Romy Schneider
Actress | La mort en direct
Romy Schneider was born on 23 September 1938 in Vienna, Austria into a family of actors. Making her film debut at the age of 15, her breakthrough came two years later in the very popular trilogy Sissi (1955). Her mother, supervising her daughter's career, immediately approved Romy's participation ...
13. Paula Wessely
Actress | Episode
Paula Wessely was born on January 20, 1907 in Vienna, Austria-Hungary as Paula Anna Maria Wessely. She was an actress and producer, known for Episode (1935), Maria Theresia (1951) and Maskerade (1934). She was married to Attila Hörbiger. She died on May 11, 2000 in Vienna, Austria.
14. Claude Farell
Actress | Titanic
Claude Farell was born on May 7, 1914 in Vienna, Austria-Hungary as Paulette von Suchan. She was an actress, known for Titanic (1943), The Secret of Mayerling (1949) and The Andromeda Breakthrough (1962). She died on March 17, 2008 in Mâcon, Saône-et-Loire, France.
15. Eva Bartok
Actress | The Crimson Pirate
Eva Bartok was both a beautiful lady and a talented actor whose roots were in classical theater. Her first and only film in Hungary, Mezei próféta (1947) ("Prophet of the Fields"), was banned by communist censorship. Actually her life up to that point had been marked by confusion and ...
16. Adina Mandlová
Actress | Kouzelný dum
Adina Mandlová was born on January 28, 1910 in Mladá Boleslav, Austria-Hungary. She was an actress, known for Kouzelný dum (1939), Pacientka Dr. Hegla (1940) and The Master Builder (1950). She was married to Ben Pearson and Joe Knight. She died on June 16, 1991 in Pribram, Czechoslovakia.
17. Nora Gregor
Actress | -But the Flesh Is Weak
Nora Gregor was an operetta diva, stage and film actress. She made her debut in Graz, Austria, and from there went to the Volksbühne an das Raimund-Theater in Vienna. She also worked at the Reinhardt Bühne in Berlin. From 1930 to 1933 she lived in Hollywood and also in Berlin. She made her first ...
19. Ilona Massey
Actress | Frankenstein Meets the Wolf Man
Sultry, opulent blonde Hungarian singer Ilona Massey survived an impoverished childhood in Budapest, Hungary to become a glamorous talent both here and abroad. As a dressmaker's apprentice she managed to scrape up money together for singing lessons and first danced in chorus lines, later earning ...
20. Mari Töröcsik
Actress | Kölyök
She graduated in 1957 after which she went to work to the National Theatre. Her first role was Solveig in Peer Gynt. She was a student in the College when Zoltan Fabri gave her the main character cast in the film: Korhinta (1955). She is a well-balanced (sense and sensibility) actress, who can act ...
21. Maria Rohm
Actress | Marquis de Sade: Justine
Maria Rohm was one of the rare gems in the movie business - acting, and in particular theatre and movies was truly her life's work. She started acting on-stage at the famous Vienna Burgtheatre as a child actor from ages 4 through 13. Having performed in such classics as William Shakespeare's "...
22. Hilde Krahl
Actress | Das Glas Wasser
Hilde Krahl was born on January 10, 1917 in Brod, Austria-Hungary as Hildegard Kolacný. She was an actress, known for Das Glas Wasser (1960), No Greater Love (1952) and Liebe '47 (1949). She was married to Wolfgang Liebeneiner. She died on June 28, 1999 in Vienna, Austria.
23. Maria Palmer
Actress | Lady on a Train
This lovely Austrian-born actress was born (in 1917) and raised in Vienna, performing as a child on stage and appearing in various productions for the renown Max Reinhardt. Trained in dance, she was a member of the Bodenwieser Ensemble, a European troupe. Following a few high school plays and dance...
24. Vanessa Brown
Actress | The Ghost and Mrs. Muir
The attractive daughter of Austrian-Jewish émigrés who fled their homeland to Paris in 1937 before coming to America, "B" actress Vanessa Brown grew up exceptionally fluent in German, French, Italian and English. She auditioned for Lillian Hellman at age 13 sporting a perfect Teutonic accent and ...
26. Laura Solari
Actress | Roman Holiday
Laura Solari was born on January 5, 1913 in Trieste, Austria-Hungary as Laura Camaur. She was an actress, known for Roman Holiday (1953), Il vento m'ha cantato una canzone (1947) and Luisa Sanfelice (1942). She was married to Oscar Semere and Arthur Roper Caldbeck. She died on September 13, 1984 in...
27. Hilde von Stolz
Actress | Castelli in aria
Hilde von Stolz was born on July 8, 1903 in Schäßburg/Segesvár, Hungary, Austria-Hungary. She was an actress, known for Castelli in aria (1939), Mein Herz ruft nach dir (1934) and Jud Süß (1940). She died on December 16, 1973 in West Berlin, West Germany.
30. Jocelyn Lane
Actress | Tickle Me
Jocelyn Lane is one of the most stunningly beautiful, and overlooked, actresses to grace the screen. Born Jocelyn Bolton in Austria to British parents in 1937, she was the younger sister of Mara Lane, who was considered one of the most beautiful models in the UK during the early 1950s. Either ...
31. Franciska Gaal
Actress | The Girl Downstairs
Franciska Gaal was born on February 1, 1904 in Budapest, Austria-Hungary as Szidónia Silberspitz. She was an actress, known for The Girl Downstairs (1938), Little Mother (1935) and The Buccaneer (1938). She was married to Francis Dajkovich. She died on January 2, 1973 in New York City, New York, ...
32. Angelika Hauff
Actress | Figaros Hochzeit
Angelika Hauff was born on December 15, 1922 in Vienna, Austria as Alice Paula Marie Suchanek. She was an actress, known for The Marriage of Figaro (1949), Straße zur Heimat (1952) and Die Göttin vom Rio Beni (1951). She died on December 3, 1983 in Vienna.
33. Sabine Peters
Actress | Figaros Hochzeit
Sabine Peters was born on December 29, 1912 in Berlin, Germany. She was an actress, known for The Marriage of Figaro (1949), Acht Mädels im Boot (1932) and Herz ohne Heimat (1940). She was married to Willy Domgraf-Fassbaender. She died on October 10, 1982 in Munich, Bavaria, West Germany.
34. Dorit Kreysler
Actress | Die Fledermaus
Dorit Kreysler was born on December 5, 1909 in Mödling, Lower Austria, Austria-Hungary as Dorothea Josephina Friederike Nicoletta Kreisler. She was an actress, known for Die Fledermaus (1946), Maiden vs. Monk (1934) and Zwölf Herzen für Charly (1949). She was married to Timothé Stuloff. ...
35. Hertha Feiler
Actress | Frau im Strom
Hertha Feiler was born on August 3, 1916 in Vienna, Austria-Hungary. She was an actress, known for Frau im Strom (1939), Rembrandt (1942) and Charleys Tante (1956). She was married to Heinz Rühmann. She died on November 1, 1970 in Munich, Bavaria, West Germany.
37. Helga Anders
Actress | Mädchen, Mädchen
Helga Anders was born on January 11, 1948 in Innsbruck, Tirol, Austria as Helga Scherz. She is known for her work on Mädchen, Mädchen (1967), The Brutes (1970) and Zuckerbrot und Peitsche (1968). She was married to Roger Fritz. She died on March 31, 1986 in Haar, Bavaria, Germany.