Birth Place Matching "Elberfeld [now Wuppertal], Germany" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)


10 names.


1. Horst Tappert

Actor | Derrick

Born on 26 May 1923 in Wuppertal, he served with the Nazi German Waffen-SS in World War II. After attending acting lessons at the theater in Stendal, where he also made his stage debut, he performed on several important stages in Germany, but became widely popular as cinema and television actor in ...

2. Ewald Balser

Actor | Rembrandt

Ewald Balser was born on October 5, 1898 in Elberfeld [now Wuppertal], Germany. He was an actor, known for Rembrandt (1942), Spionage (1955) and Götz von Berlichingen (1955). He was married to Ernestine Bauer and Vera Balser-Eberle. He died on April 17, 1978 in Vienna, Austria.

3. Walter Bloem

Writer | Der krasse Fuchs

Father of the writer Kilian Koll, a pseudonym of Walter Julius Bloem to distance himself from his famous father. Also father of Margareta Bloem.

4. Heinz Förster-Ludwig

Actor | Ein idealer Gatte

Heinz Förster-Ludwig was born on February 27, 1900 in Elberfeld [now Wuppertal-Elberfeld], Germany. He was an actor, known for Ein idealer Gatte (1935), The Rape of the Sabines (1936) and Furlough on Parole (1938). He died on November 3, 1953 in Berlin, Germany.

5. Ilse Obrig

Writer | Das Sandmännchen

Ilse Obrig was born on February 21, 1908 in Elberfeld [now Wuppertal], Germany. She is known for her work on Das Sandmännchen (1972) and Kinderstunde (1951). She died on October 3, 1978.

6. Hans Knappertsbusch

Soundtrack | Les cousins

Hans Knappertsbusch was born on March 12, 1888 in Elberfeld [now Wuppertal], Germany. He is known for his work on Les Cousins (1959), Eine kleine Nachtmusik (1939) and Eroica (1949). He was married to Marion von Leipzig and Ellen Selma Neuhaus. He died on October 25, 1965 in Munich, Bavaria, ...

8. P.L. Troost

P.L. Troost was born on August 17, 1878 in Elberfeld [now Wuppertal], Germany as Paul Ludwig Troost. He died on January 21, 1934 in Munich, Germany.

10. Ulrich Erfurth

Director | Finale

Ulrich Erfurth was born on March 22, 1910 in Elberfeld [now Wuppertal], Germany. He was a director and actor, known for Finale (1948), Eine Frau genügt nicht? (1955) and Frucht ohne Liebe (1956). He died on September 19, 1986 in Hamburg, West Germany.


10 names.