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Hans Albers

  • Birth 22 Sep 1891 Hamburg-Mitte, Hamburg-Mitte, Hamburg, Germany
  • Death 24 Jul 1960 Kempfenhausen, Starnberger Landkreis, Bavaria (Bayern), Germany
  • Burial Ohlsdorf, Hamburg-Nord, Hamburg, Germany
  • Plot Y23 (245-254)/Y23 (325)
  • Memorial ID 8743930

Actor. He was Germany's top selling motion picture star in the years before World War II, and was it's most famous screen figure from 1930 to 1945. His career started in silent films, where he was a part of over 100 films. In 1929 he appeared in "Die Nacht gehört uns (The Night Belongs to Us)", which was Germany's first talking motion picture. That led to a starring role in 1930 in "Der blaue Engel (The Blue Angel)", which co-starred actress Marlene Dietrich, and solidified him as Germany's top leading man.

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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Originally Created by: MC
  • Added: 11 May 2004
  • Find A Grave Memorial 8743930
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Hans Albers (22 Sep 1891–24 Jul 1960), Find A Grave Memorial no. 8743930, citing Ohlsdorfer Friedhof, Ohlsdorf, Hamburg-Nord, Hamburg, Germany ; Maintained by Find A Grave .