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Lyda Salmonova (1889–1968)

Lyda Salmonova was born on July 14, 1889 in Prague, Bohemia, Austria-Hungary. She was an actress, known for The Student of Prague (1913), Evinrude (1914) and Monna Vanna (1922). She was married to Paul Wegener. She died on November 18, 1968 in Prague, Czechoslovakia. See full bio »

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Known For

The Student of Prague Lyduschka, a Gypsy Girl
Evinrude Ellen Wentheim
Monna Vanna Maddalena Pazzi
The Island of Tears Frau des Matrosen Jack


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 1923 The Island of Tears
Frau des Matrosen Jack
 1922 Monna Vanna
Maddalena Pazzi
 1922 Herzog Ferrantes Ende
 1922 Lucrezia Borgia
Diabola, Tierbändigerin
 1922 The Loves of Pharaoh
 1921 Irrende Seelen
Tochter Aglaia Jepantschin
 1921/I Brennendes Land
 1921 The Lost Shadow
Dorotheas Pflegeschwester Barbara
 1920 The Golem
Miriam, des Rabbi Tochter / Miriam, the Rabbi's Daughter
 1920 Die Tänzerin Barberina
Tänzerin Barberina Campanini
 1919 Der Galeerensträfling
 1919 Malaria
Solotänzerin Tatjana Sergeijowna
 1919 Gegen den Bruderkrieg (Short)
 1918 Apokalypse (Short)
 1918 Der fremde Fürst
Eva, Brodersens Tochter
 1917 Hans Trutz im Schlaraffenland
Marthe, Frau des Hans Trutz
 1917 Der Yoghi
 1916 Rübezahls Hochzeit
 1916 Peter Lump
 1915 Die Rache des Blutes (Short)
 1915 The Golem
 1914 Evinrude
Ellen Wentheim
 1914 Kadra Sâfa
 1913 The Ideal Wife (Short)
 1913 The Student of Prague
Lyduschka, a Gypsy Girl (as L. Salmonowa)
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L. Salmonowa

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After 1923 Lyda Salmonova retired from the film business and worked as an acting teacher for the UFA. Later she founded her own acting school called "Schauspielstudio Lyda Wegener". See more »

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