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Coco Schumann (1924–2018)

Coco Schumann was born on May 14, 1924 in Berlin, Germany as Heinz Jakob Schumann. He was married to Gertraud Goldschmidt. He died on January 28, 2018 in Berlin. See full bio »

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(age 93) in Berlin, Germany

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 2001 Marlene Dietrich: Her Own Song (Documentary) (thanks)
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 2008 La Paloma. Sehnsucht. Weltweit (Documentary)
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 2006 Play Your Own Thing: A Story of Jazz in Europe (Documentary)
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 2005 Mein Kriegsende (TV Mini-Series documentary)
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- Coco Schumann (2005) ... Himself
 2002 Prisoner of Paradise (Documentary)
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 2001 Das Jahrhundert des Kabaretts (TV Mini-Series documentary)
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 2000 Beckmann (TV Series)
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- Episode dated 18 September 2000 (2000) ... Himself
 1999 Kurt Gerrons Karussell (Documentary)
 1944 Theresienstadt (Short)
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Book: The Ghetto Swinger: A Berlin Jazz-Legend Remembers". Los Angeles: DoppelHouse Press. ISBN-13: 978-0983254041 with others

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In 1943, he was arrested and deported to the Theresienstadt concentration camp in what is now the Czech Republic. There, he joined a band, the Ghetto Swingers; they were forced to perform for Nazi SS officers. Along with the other members of the band, he was sent to Auschwitz, where he had to play for prisoners. After WWII, he returned to Germany and his musical career, making several records. He... See more »

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