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Ernst Winar (1894–1978)

Ernst Winar was born on September 3, 1894 in Leiden, Netherlands as Wilhelm Joseph Carl von Eichhoff. He was an actor and director, known for Der Mann im Hintergrund (1922), De man op den achtergrond (1922) and De laatste dagen van een eiland (1942). He died on June 28, 1978 in Leiden. See full bio »


(age 83) in Leiden, Netherlands

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The actor Ernst Winar was born as Wilhelm Joseph Carl von Eichhoff. After abanding an engineer study because of World War I he impersonated first small roles from 1916 in movies like "Majoor Frans" (1916), "Gloria transita" (1917), and "Een Carmen van het Noorden" (1919). See more »

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