Birth Place Matching "Basel, Switzerland" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)


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1. Marthe Keller

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 (...

2. Marc Benjamin

Actor | Eddie the Eagle

Marc Benjamin was born on April 15, 1986 in Basel, Basel, Switzerland. He is an actor, known for Eddie the Eagle (2016), Unsere Zeit ist jetzt (2016) and Homeland (2011).

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 ...

4. Petra Sprecher

Independence Day: Resurgence

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 ...

5. Heinz K. Krattiger

Actor | Perdidas

Heinz K. Krattiger was born on May 10, 1964 in Basel, Switzerland. He is an actor, known for Perdidas, Aventurera (2014) and Callcenter.

6. Roger Federer

Self | The Argentine Miracle of Tennis

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 ...

8. Dani Levy

Director | Alles auf Zucker!

Dani Levy was born on November 17, 1957 in Basel, Switzerland. He is an actor and director, known for Go for Zucker (2004), Stille Nacht (1995) and RobbyKallePaul (1989). He is married to Sabine Liedl. They have two children.

9. Charlotte Schwab

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.

11. Christian Kohlund

Actor | Anna Maria - Eine Frau geht ihren Weg

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 ...

12. Tim Fehlbaum

Director | Hell

Tim Fehlbaum was born in 1982 in Basel, Basel, Switzerland. He is a director and writer, known for Hell (2011), Shipbreaker and Für Julian (2003).

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.

15. Annemarie Düringer

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.

16. László I. Kish

Actor | The Seventh Scroll

László I. Kish was born on March 24, 1957 in Basel, Switzerland. He is an actor and director, known for The Seventh Scroll (1999), Freunde wie wir (1997) and Gänsehaut (1993). He has been married to Ulrike Bliefert since 1990. They have one child.

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.

18. Sandra Speichert

Actress | Profil bas

Sandra Speichert was born on January 22, 1971 in Basel, Switzerland. She is an actress, known for Profil bas (1993), Les bleus: premiers pas dans la police (2006) and Largo Winch (2001).

19. Patrick Elias

Actor | Inglourious Basterds

Patrick Elias was born on April 9, 1966 in Basel, Switzerland. He is an actor, known for Inglourious Basterds (2009), Die Schule am See (1997) and Rosamunde (1990).

20. Birthe Wingren

Actress | Gränsfall

Birthe Wingren was born in 1967 in Basel, Switzerland. She is known for her work on Gränsfall (2007), Venny (2003) and Apinajuttu (2000). She is married to Ville Virtanen.

21. Sascha Pederiva

Actor | Unter uns

Sascha Pederiva was born on October 30, 1982 in Basel, Switzerland. He is an actor, known for Unter uns (1994), Verbotene Liebe (1995) and Der Bestatter (2013).

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 ...

24. Jürg Löw

Actor | Toni Erdmann

Jürg Löw was born on January 27, 1946 in Basel, Switzerland. He is an actor, known for Toni Erdmann (2016), German Fried Movie (1992) and El suizo - un amour en Espagne (1985).

25. Mathis Künzler

Actor | Verliebt in Berlin

Mathis Künzler was born on June 13, 1978 in Basel, Switzerland. He is an actor, known for Verliebt in Berlin (2005), Geld.Macht.Liebe (2009) and R.I.S. - Die Sprache der Toten (2007).

26. Marcello De Nardo

Actor | The Quest

Marcello De Nardo was born on July 25, 1963 in Basel, Switzerland. He is an actor and producer, known for The Quest (2014), The Last Ship (2014) and Karaoke Knights (2018).

27. Naomi Krauss

Actress | The International

Naomi Krauss was born in 1967 in Basel, Switzerland. She is an actress, known for The International (2009), 8 Uhr 28 (2010) and Deine Farbe (2017).

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, ...

29. Heidy Forster

Actress | Vorletzter Abschied

Heidy Forster was born on September 6, 1931 in Basel, Switzerland. She is an actress, known for Vorletzter Abschied (2005), Der 42. Himmel (1962) and Hinter den sieben Gleisen (1959).

30. Niklaus Schilling

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 ...

32. Granit Xhaka

Self | 2014 FIFA World Cup

Granit Xhaka was born on September 27, 1992 in Basel, Switzerland. He has been married to Leonita Lekaj since July 6, 2017.

33. Mia Martin

Actress | Almenrausch und Pulverschnee

Mia Martin was born on October 19, 1965 in Basel, Switzerland. She is an actress, known for Almenrausch und Pulverschnee (1993), Too Cold to Swim (2018) and Rosamunde Pilcher (1993).

34. Julie Bräuning

Actress | Klimt

Julie Bräuning was born in 1977 in Basel, Switzerland. She is an actress, known for Klimt (2006), Die Österreichische Methode (2006) and Jazzclub - Der frühe Vogel fängt den Wurm. (2004).

35. Isabelle Holland

Writer | The Man Without a Face

She earned a bachelor's degree from Tulane University in 1942.

36. Helmut Förnbacher

Director | Beiß mich, Liebling

Helmut Förnbacher was born on January 26, 1936 in Basel, Switzerland. He is an actor and director, known for Beiß mich, Liebling (1970), Youth (2015) and Schonzeit für Füchse (1966). He has been married to Kristina Nel since 1975.

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 ...

38. Agnes Dünneisen

Actress | Wann heiraten Sie meine Frau?

Agnes Dünneisen was born on September 17, 1955 in Basel, Switzerland. She is an actress, known for Wann heiraten Sie meine Frau? (1978), Die Nacht mit Chandler (1979) and Mission: Eureka (1989).

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 ...

40. Erwin Landau

Camera Department | Loaded

Since 2007: SOC Society Of Camera Operators.

42. Stina Werenfels

Director | Pastry, Pain and Politics

Earned a degree in Pharmacology and later started working as a freelance journalist and screenwriter. In 1991 she enrolled in the graduate program of film and television at New York University.

44. Peter Brogle

Actor | Der Spielverderber - Das kurze, verstörte Leben des Kaspar Hauser

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.

45. Michèle Nicolet

Actress | The Myth of the Devil

Michèle Nicolet was born on August 1, 1984 in Basel, Switzerland. She is known for her work on The Myth of the Devil (2007), Eine wen iig, dr Dällebach Kari (2012) and One More Attempt (2013).

46. Raphael Sommer

Northmen - A Viking Saga

Raphael Sommer was born on March 8, 1989 in Basel, Basel, Switzerland. He is known for his work on Northmen - A Viking Saga (2014), Eine wen iig, dr Dällebach Kari (2012) and Das Missen Massaker (2012).

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 ...

48. Katie French

Self | Tubridy Tonight

Katie French was born on October 31, 1983 in Basel, Switzerland as Katy Ellen French. She died on December 6, 2007 in Navan, Ireland.

49. Cecil Remmler

Composer | Vollidiot

Cecil Remmler was born on December 12, 1988 in Basel, Switzerland as Cecil Carlos Remmler.


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