Celia Lovsky

Celia Lovsky

Original Name Caecilie Lvovsky
Vienna, Wien Stadt, Vienna (Wien), Austria
Death 12 Oct 1979 (aged 82)
Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, California, USA
Burial Hollywood, Los Angeles County, California, USA
Plot Cathedral Mausoleum
Memorial ID 12200 · View Source
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Actress. Born Caecilie Lvovsky in Vienna, Austria, she attended the Royal Academy of Arts and Music and rose to stardom as a stage performer in Europe. Just prior to World War II, she fled Berlin and Nazi oppression with fellow actor and lover Peter Lorre. The two were married in London in 1934 and moved to Santa Monica, California that same year. After their divorce in 1945, she became a prolific character actor, appearing in numerous TV shows and in some films. Often billed as "Celia Lovsky", her screen credits included: "Wagon Train", "Have Gun - Will Travel", "Alfred Hitchcock Presents", "77 Sunset Strip", "Dragnet", "The Untouchables", "Star Trek", "Bonanza", "Streets of San Francisco", "Foxfire", "Airport", and "Soylent Green". She died in Los Angeles, California at 82 from natural causes. 

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