Down 119,885 this week

Betty Bird (1901–1998)

Betty Bird was born on June 18, 1901 in Vienna, Austria-Hungary [now Austria]. She was an actress, known for The Hound of the Baskervilles (1929), Ein Burschenlied aus Heidelberg (1930) and What Am I Without You (1934). She was married to Gustav Ucicky. She died on March 4, 1998 in Rome, Italy. See full bio »


(age 96) in Rome, Italy

Hollywood Romances: Our Favorite LGBTQIA+ Couples

Check out some of our favorite LGBTQIA+ couples in Hollywood.

See the gallery

Fall TV Guide: The Best Shows Coming This Year

IMDb's guide to the most anticipated new and returning TV shows coming this fall.

See the full list

Related News

These Stars Are on the Rise

These stars are on the rise. How many have you seen?

See the gallery

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 2489 people
created 4 months ago

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDb page

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Betty Bird's work have you seen?

User Polls


Known For

What Am I Without You Paula Schwarz, genannt Polly, seine Frau


Hide Hide Show Show Actress (42 credits)
 1935 Held einer Nacht
Elvira Thompson & Hanni, ihr Double
 1934 Der Herr Senator. Die fliegende Ahnfrau
Steffi Andersen (Daughter)
 1934 What Am I Without You
Paula Schwarz, genannt Polly, seine Frau
 1933 Flucht nach Nizza
Ramona Novalez
 1933 Salon Dora Green
Ellen Brinkmann
 1932 Secret of the Blue Room
Betty - Zofe
 1932 I Do Not Want to Know Who You Are
Käthe, ihre Nichte
 1932 Grandstand for General Staff
Lilli Kopsch, Braut von Jennewein
 1931 The Great Love
Anny Huber, Tochter
 1931 The Company's Mother
Else Krüger
 1931 Opera Ball
Vicky, die Zofe
 1931 Walzerparadies
Anna, Zofe bei Lona Mertens
 1931 Wiener Liebschaften
 1931/I Grock
Ines, seine Assistentin
 1930 Ein Burschenlied aus Heidelberg
Elinor Miller
 1929 Verzeih mir (Short)
Seine Gattin
 1929 Das grüne Monokel
Christa Varell
 1929 Madame im Strandbad
Mabel Smith
 1929 Der Held aller Mädchensträume
Marianne Turbon
 1929 Midnight Taxi
 1929 Die vierte von rechts
 1929 Waterloo
Rieke, seine Braut
 1928 Hinter Klostermauern
Käthe, seine Tochter
 1928 Corazones sin rumbo
Maria Luise
 1928 Der Ladenprinz
Lucians Kusine
 1928 Der Herzensphotograph
Ilse, seine Tochter
 1926 Masked Mamas (Short)
Cafe Customer (uncredited)
 1926 Hubby's Quiet Little Game (Short)
Minor Role (uncredited)
 1925 From Rags to Britches (Short)
Bathing Beauty (uncredited)
 1925 Dangerous Curves Behind (Short)
Minor Role (uncredited)
 1925 Butter Fingers (Short)
Dancing Girl (uncredited)
 1925 Giddap! (Short)
Minor Role (uncredited)
 1925 The Plumber (Short)
Minor Role (uncredited)
 1924 Feet of Mud (Short)
Student (uncredited)

Personal Details

Publicity Listings:

1 Article | See more »


? Hruska | See more »

Did You Know?


The actress Betty Bird was born as Hilde Elisabeth Ptack and grew up in the surroundings of count Alexander Kolowrat-Krakowsky (where her father worked), which was the owner of the Sascha film factory. There she met the cinematographer und later director Gustav Ucicky, they got married in 1923. See more »

Contribute to This Page

Recently Viewed