Birth Place Matching "Basel, Switzerland" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
Actress | Marathon Man
Marthe Keller was born on January 28, 1945 in Basel, Switzerland. She studied ballet as a child but stopped after a skiing accident at age 16. She changed to acting, and worked in Berlin at the Schiller Theatre and the Berliner Ensemble.
Keller's earliest film appearances were in Funeral in Berlin (...
3. Arthur Cohn
Producer | Central do Brasil
Arthur Cohn is an independent film producer. Six of his films have won an Academy Award. Cohn was born in Basel, Switzerland, to Dr. Marcus Cohn, a lawyer who saved many Jews in WWII through certificates, and Rose Cohn-Galewski, a poet from Berlin. After high school he became a journalist and a ...
Petra grew up in Switzerland. When she was seven years old, she started to train and perform with the local youth circus.
At age thirteen, the troupe was invited to Istanbul, Turkey, to unveil its annual representation. The engagement was a success and after this experience, Petra's interest in ...
Federer is the former #1 ranked tennis player in the world, having held the number one position for a record 237 consecutive weeks.
He won the Indesit ATP 2004 Race on September 14. The ATP confirmed that his lead was insurmountable, marking what is believed to be the earliest a player has locked up...
7. Lukas Ettlin
Camera Department | Transformers
Lukas Ettlin is a director and cinematographer, most well-known for his work on Black Sails, Lincoln Lawyer and Battle Los Angeles. He was born in Luzern, Switzerland and started his career as a teenager, remaking Back to the Future in German, shot for shot, VCR to VCR. After graduating from NYU ...
Actress | Alarm für Cobra 11 - Einsatz für Team 2
Charlotte Schwab was born on December 17, 1952 in Basel, Switzerland. She is an actress, known for Alarm für Cobra 11 - Einsatz für Team 2 (2003), Alarm für Cobra 11 - Die Autobahnpolizei (1996) and Kreuzfahrt ins Glück (2007). She is married to Sven-Eric Bechtolf. They have one...
10. Elisabeth Müller
Actress | Alle Tage ist kein Sonntag
Elisabeth Müller was born on July 18, 1926 in Basel, Switzerland. She was an actress, known for Alle Tage ist kein Sonntag (1959), Moselfahrt aus Liebeskummer (1953) and Dr. Crippen lebt (1958). She was married to Kurt Grigoleit. She died on December 11, 2006 in Sempach, Kanton Luzern, Switzerland.
Christian Kohlund was born on August 17, 1950 in Basel, Switzerland. He is an actor and director, known for Anna Maria - Eine Frau geht ihren Weg (1994), Die Schwarzwaldklinik (1985) and La nouvelle malle des Indes (1981). He has been married to Elke Best since 1982. They have two children. He was ...
14. Marc Allégret
Director | Entrée des artistes
Marc Allégret was born on December 22, 1900 in Basel, Switzerland. He was a director and writer, known for The Curtain Rises (1938), Avec André Gide (1952) and Julietta (1953). He was married to Nadine Vogel. He died on November 3, 1973 in Paris, France.
Actress | Die Sehnsucht der Veronika Voss
Annemarie Düringer was born on November 26, 1925 in Basel, Switzerland. She was an actress, known for Veronika Voss (1982), The Devil Strikes at Night (1957) and Vor Sonnenuntergang (1956). She died on November 26, 2014 in Baden, Lower Austria, Austria.
17. Eléonore Hirt
Actress | Un amour de sorcière
Eléonore Hirt was born on December 19, 1919 in Basel, Switzerland. She was an actress, known for Un amour de sorcière (1997), The Night of the Generals (1967) and Comédie (1966). She was married to André Rouyer and Michel Piccoli. She died on January 27, 2017 in Paris, France.
22. Lukas Ammann
Actor | Hast noch der Söhne ja...?
Lukas Ammann was born on September 29, 1912 in Basel, Switzerland. He was an actor and director, known for Hast noch der Söhne ja...? (1959), Bel-Ami Der Frauenheld von Paris (1955) and Bel Ami (1955). He was married to Liselotte Ebnet, Hedda Ippen and Hertha Heger. He died on May 3, 2017 in ...
23. Sigfrit Steiner
Actor | Der Mond is nur a nackerte Kugel
Sigfrit Steiner was born on October 31, 1906 in Basel, Switzerland as Siegfried Albert Steiner. He was an actor and director, known for Der Mond is nur a nackerte Kugel (1981), Matura-Reise (1947) and Stop Train 349 (1963). He was married to Anne-Rose Katz, Irene Mahler and Franca Erika Thoma. He ...
28. Isabelle Stoffel
Actress | Hamlet_X
Since her graduation from the Drama Academy in Bern, Isabelle Stoffel has made a stunning international acting career. Born and raised in Switzerland, with German and Spanish as mother tongues, she has played with companies in Lucerne, Zurich, Basel and Bern, in Leuven (Belgium), Hamburg, Berlin, ...
Director | Der Willi-Busch-Report
Niklaus Schilling was born on April 23, 1944 in Basel, Switzerland as Niklaus Franz Josef Schilling. He was a cinematographer and director, known for Der Willi-Busch-Report (1979), Die Vertreibung aus dem Paradies (1977) and Rhinegold (1978). He died on May 6, 2016 in Berlin, Germany.
31. Maurice Sandoz
Writer | The Maze
Having earned a doctorate in chemistry from the University of Lausanne in 1920, Sandoz devoted himself to the arts, literature and music as a patron, collector, writer and composer. Renowned traveler and host. Many of his narratives have a fantastic or surrealist flavor and were illustrated by ...
37. George Gebhardt
Actor | The Puppet Crown
George Gebhardt was born on September 21, 1879 in Basel, Switzerland. He was an actor and director, known for The Puppet Crown (1915), The Chosen Prince, or The Friendship of David and Jonathan (1917) and A Woman's Way (1908). He was married to Mrs. George Gebhardt. He died on May 2, 1919 in ...
39. Max Haufler
Director | Menschen, die vorüberziehen
Max Haufler (1910-1965), who was not only one of the most famous Swiss actors, but also the first Swiss actor to be engaged in Hollywood, was born in Basel and originally trained as a painter. From 1936, he performed as an actor on stage and in film and gave already in 1938 his directorial debut ...
44. Peter Brogle
Peter Brogle was born on June 22, 1933 in Basel, Switzerland. He was an actor, known for Der Spielverderber - Das kurze, verstörte Leben des Kaspar Hauser (1965), Lebenszeichen (1968) and Polizischt Wäckerli (1956). He died on March 27, 2006 in Zürich, Switzerland.
47. Margrit Winter
Actress | Es geschah am hellichten Tag
Margrit Winter was born on November 13, 1917 in Basel, Switzerland. She was an actress, known for It Happened in Broad Daylight (1958), Die Käserei in der Vehfreude (1958) and Anne Bäbi Jowäger - II. Teil: Jakobli und Meyeli (1962). She was married to Erwin Kohlund. She died on June ...