Birth Place Matching "Frankfurt am Main, Hesse, Germany" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
1. 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 ...
2. 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 | Martin
Martin Lawrence was born on April 16, 1965 in Frankfurt am Main, Hesse, Germany as Martin Fitzgerald Lawrence. He is an actor and writer, known for Martin (1992), Bad Boys II (2003) and Bad Boys (1995). He has been married to Shamicka Gibbs since July 10, 2010. They have two children. He was ...
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 on TV and, finally, as a jewelry...
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, ...
8. 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 ...
9. 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 ...
10. 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. 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 Sie und er im Rausch der Wollust (1973). She died on August 27, 2000 in Munich, Germany.
15. Camilla Horn
Actress | Schloß Königswald
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 ...
17. 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), Edith Head (1981) and Heldinnen (1960). She was married to Friedrich Dürrenmatt and Harry R. Sokal. She died on December 28, 2011 in Bern, ...
18. 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.
27. Margot Frank
Margot Frank was born on February 16, 1926 in Frankfurt am Main, Hesse, Germany as Margot Betty Frank. She died on March 9, 1945 in Bergen-Belsen Concentration Camp, Lower Saxony, Germany.
Actor | Die Unbezähmbare Leni Peickert
Theodor W. Adorno was born on September 11, 1903 in Frankfurt am Main, Hesse, Germany as Theodor Ludwig Wiesengrund. He was an actor, known for The Indomitable Leni Peickert (1970). He was married to Gretel Karplus. He died on September 10, 1969 in Visp, Oberwallis, Switzerland.
38. 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 ...
41. Heinz Gietz
Soundtrack | The Reader
Heinz Gietz was born on March 31, 1924 in Frankfurt am Main, Hesse, Germany. He was a composer, known for The Reader (2008), Jetzt dreht die Welt sich nur um dich (1964) and The White Horse Inn (1960). He died on December 24, 1989 in Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany.
46. Else Knott
Actress | Die Familie Hesselbach
Else Knott was born on December 7, 1909 in Frankfurt am Main, Hesse, Germany. She was an actress, known for Die Familie Hesselbach (1954), Herr Hesselbach und die Firma (1956) and Familie Hesselbach im Urlaub (1955). She died on August 10, 1975 in Frankfurt am Main.
49. Detlev Lais
Soundtrack | Thanks for Everything
Detlev Lais was born on June 11, 1911 in Frankfurt am Main, Hesse, Germany as Detlev Augustus Lais. He was an actor, known for Thanks for Everything (1938), A Song to Remember (1945) and Diese Nacht vergess ich nie (1949). He died in 1978 in East Sussex, England.