Birth Place Matching "Brünn, Moravia, Austria-Hungary [now Brno, Czech Republic]" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
Composer | The Adventures of Robin Hood
Erich Wolfgang Korngold was the son of a well-known music critic. A child prodigy, he accompanied his father in playing four-handed piano arrangements by the age of five. By the age of eleven he drew his first plaudits from enthusiastic Viennese audiences (including the emperor Franz Josef) with ...
2. Hugo Haas
Actor | Bílá nemoc
A portly, somewhat grubby and bohemian-looking character star, Hugo Haas was one of the most celebrated Czech actors back in the 30s, a comic star who only grew in stature as he delved creatively into writing, directing and producing. The Nazi invasion forced him to leave his beloved country and ...
Actress | Notorious
Leopoldine Konstantin was born on March 12, 1886 in Brünn, Moravia, Austria-Hungary as Leopoldine Eugenie Amelie Konstantin. She was an actress, known for Notorious (1946), Lola Montez (1918) and Die Insel der Seligen (1913). She was married to Geza Herczeg and Alexander Strakosch. She died on ...
Writer | Die Csikosbaroneß
Fritz Grünbaum was born on April 7, 1880 in Brünn, Moravia, Austria-Hungary as Franz Friedrich Grünbaum. He was an actor and writer, known for Die Csikosbaroneß (1930), Liebeskommando (1931) and Jeder fragt nach Erika (1931). He was married to Lilly Herzl, Mizzi Dressl and Karolina ...
Writer | Some Like It Hot
Robert Thoeren was born on April 21, 1903 in Brünn, Moravia, Austria-Hungary as Robert Thorsch. He was a writer and actor, known for Some Like It Hot (1959), The Fighting O'Flynn (1949) and Singapore (1947). He was married to Erica Beer and Manina Tischler. He died on July 13, 1957 in Munich, ...
11. Maria Jeritza
Actress | Großfürstin Alexandra
Maria Jeritza was born on October 6, 1887 in Brünn, Moravia, Austria-Hungary as Maria Jedlickova. She was an actress, known for Großfürstin Alexandra (1933) and Die Stimme Österreichs (1949). She was married to Irving P. Seery, Winfield R. Sheehan, Friedrich Lleopold Salvator ...
17. Emil Pirchan
Writer | Der zeugende Tod
Emil Pirchan was born on May 27, 1884 in Brünn, Moravia, Austria-Hungary. He was a writer and art director, known for Der zeugende Tod (1921), Puppen des Todes (1920) and Der Frauenarzt (1921). He was married to Johanna Diehl. He died on December 20, 1957 in Vienna, Austria.
18. Luise del Zopp
Writer | Ein Schwur
Luise del Zopp was born on June 16, 1871 in Brünn, Moravia, Austria-Hungary as Aloisia Theresia Johanna Luksch. She was a writer and actress, known for Ein Schwur (1913), Er soll dein Herr sein oder - In der eigenen Schlinge gefangen (1915) and Das Kriegslied der Rheinarmee (1914). She died in 1946.
19. Theo Siegmund
Actor | Der siebente Tag
Theo Siegmund was born on October 26, 1861 in Brünn, Moravia, Austria-Hungary. He was an actor, known for Der siebente Tag (1920), Die wunderlichen Geschichten des Theodor Huber (1924) and Soll und Haben (1924). He died on February 22, 1929 in Berlin, Germany.