Birth Place Matching "Frankfurt am Main, Germany" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
2. Hans Zimmer
Composer | Gladiator
German-born composer Hans Zimmer is recognized as one of Hollywood's most innovative musical talents. He featured in the music video for The Buggles' single "Video Killed the Radio Star", which became a worldwide hit and helped usher in a new era of global entertainment as the first music video to ...
Actress | The Towering Inferno
She stands out easily in a crowd with her wholesome beauty, knock-out figure and dazzling smile. Ever-radiant TV and film resident Susan Blakely found success on several paths she chose for herself over the years -- first as a model, then as an award-winning actress. The trim and trendy blonde also ...
4. P.J. Soles
Actress | Halloween
P.J. (Pamela Jayne) Soles was born on July 17, 1950 in Frankfurt, Germany. Her father came from Holland and her mother from New Jersey. Because her father was working for an international insurance company, the family moved all over the world. P.J. lived in Casablanca, Morocco, and Maracaibo, ...
Actor | Spaceballs
Sandy Helberg was born in Frankfurt, Germany, and grew up in Toledo, Ohio. He moved to New York where he studied acting at the Lee Strasberg Theatre Institute with John and Lee Strasberg and the Neighborhood Playhouse with Sanford Meisner. Sandy then went on to co-create the improvisational group, ...
Actress | Get Smart
Susanne apparently had a tumultuous private life. She married actor Hermann Nehlsen in 1956. Apparently that did not go well, as she tried to commit suicide twice in 1957 and was soon divorced. In 1958, she married actor Helmuth Lohner and was divorced five months later. She married Helmut a second...
9. Klaus Badelt
Composer Klaus Badelt started his musical career writing and producing music for dozens of highly successful movies and commercials in his native Germany. In 1998, Oscar-winning composer Hans Zimmer invited him to move his musical home to Media Ventures in Santa Monica, CA. Since then, Klaus has ...
12. Ruth Westheimer
Actress | Dr. Ruth's House
Ruth Westheimer was born on June 4, 1928 in Frankfurt am Main, Germany as Karola Ruth Siegel. She is an actress, known for Dr. Ruth's House (1990), One Woman or Two (1985) and Electric Dreams (1984). She was previously married to Manfred "Fred" Westheimer.
13. Anne Frank
Writer | Anne Frank Remembered
Born in Germany in 1929 and raised and raised in Germany and Amsterdam. In 1942, shortly after receiving a diary for her 13th birthday, she and her family were forced to go into hiding to escape Hitler's persecution of the Jews. Hiding with another family and a dentist in an annex behind the ...
14. Ulrike Butz
Actress | Wenn die prallen Möpse hüpfen
Ulrike Butz was born on July 1, 1954 in Frankfurt am Main, Hesse, West Germany. She was an actress, known for Bedtime Stories for Grownups (1974), Muschimaus mag's grad heraus (1973) and Teenager-Report - Die ganz jungen Mädchen (1973). She died on August 27, 2000 in Munich, Germany.
15. Herman Bing
Actor | The Great Waltz
Herman Bing was born on March 30, 1889 in Frankfurt am Main, Germany. He was an actor and assistant director, known for The Great Waltz (1938), Hide-Out (1934) and The Great Lover (1931). He was married to Carla Lichtenstein. He died on January 9, 1947 in Los Angeles, California, USA.
16. Jo Weil
Actor | Sodom
Jo was born August 29, 1977 in Frankfurt, Germany. As soon as he realized that acting was his future, he enrolled in drama workshops and classes in order to prepare for his future in theatre and television.
Throughout 1998 through 2006, Jo studied in play workshops, Arturo Drama School and enrolled ...
Actress | Home Stay
Yvonne Maria Schaefer is an actress and a film producer, living in New York City. She was born and raised in Frankfurt Main Germany. As a child she began her career as a model and actress and studied ballet, while also acting in theatre productions. Later on Yvonne Maria Schäfer worked ...
20. Camilla Horn
Actress | Faust: Eine deutsche Volkssage
The daughter of a railroad official, Camilla Horn was educated in Germany and Switzerland. She initially trained as a dressmaker and received her first job experience in a fashion salon in Erfurt. This was merely a stepping stone for a performing career which began with dance lessons in Berlin and ...
Soundtrack | Valkyrie
Johann Wolfgang Goethe was born on 28 August 1749 in Frankfurt am Main, Germany as son of a lawyer. After growing up in a privileged upper middle class family, he studied law in Leipzig from 1765 to 1768, although he was more interested in literature. As he was seriously ill, he had to interrupt ...
26. Eleonore Melzer
Actress | Bloodline
Born as Eleanor Melzer in Frankfurt am Main, Germany. In the late 70s Eleanor played little parts in some commercials and German TV shows, but also in films like Inflation im Paradies and Bloodline from Terence Young with Audrey Hepburn and James Mason (both uncredited). In the early 80s Eleanor ...
35. Sabine Bach
Actress | Paradiso - Sieben Tage mit sieben Frauen
Sabine Bach was born on September 16, 1956 in Frankfurt am Main, Hesse, Germany. She is an actress, known for Paradiso: Seven Days with Seven Women (2000), The Country Doctor (1987) and Storm of Love (2005). She was previously married to Nikodemus Frisch.
38. Charlotte Kerr
Actress | Anna Weidacher - In Memoriam
Charlotte Kerr was born on May 29, 1927 in Frankfurt am Main, Hesse, Germany. She was an actress and director, known for Anna Weidacher - In Memoriam (1975), Heldinnen (1960) and Edith Head (1981). She was married to Friedrich Dürrenmatt and Harry R. Sokal. She died on December 28, 2011 in Bern, ...
40. Gussy Holl
Actress | Sehnsucht
Gussy Holl was born on February 22, 1888 in Frankfurt am Main, Germany as Auguste Marie Holl. She was an actress, known for Desire (1921), Prostitution (1919) and Menschen im Rausch (1921). She was married to Emil Jannings and Conrad Veidt. She died on July 16, 1966 in Salzburg, Austria.
41. Tim Trageser
Director | Die letzte Sekunde
Tim Trageser was born 1969 November 28th in Frankfurt am Main, graduated from High School in Darmstadt in 1989, and then did his civil service. He studied journalism and theatre in Munich in 1991 while interning with Tele 5-TV. From 1992 to 1994, he worked as freelance TV contributor and reporter ...
44. Fritz Tillmann
Actor | Herrscher ohne Krone
Fritz Tillmann was born on December 13, 1910 in Frankfurt am Main, Germany. He is known for his work on King in Shadow (1957), The Plot to Assassinate Hitler (1955) and Die Feuerzangenbowle (1970). He died on October 30, 1986 in Munich, Bavaria, West Germany.
Actor | Dr. Mabuse, der Spieler
Hans Adalbert Schlettow was born on June 11, 1887 in Frankfurt am Main, Germany as Hans Adelbert Droescher von Schlettow. He was an actor, known for Dr. Mabuse the Gambler (1922), Die Nibelungen: Siegfried (1924) and Volga Volga (1928). He died on April 30, 1945 in Berlin, Germany.
49. Saro Emirze
Actor | Harry Haft
Saro Emirze was born in 1977 in Frankfurt am Main / West Germany, his parents are Armenians. Between 1999 and 2003 he studied acting at the "Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy" Academy of Music and Theatre in Leipzig in former East Germany and between 2001 and 2003 at the Staatsschauspiel Dresden (Studio)...