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Zarah Leander

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Also Known As: Zarah Stina Hedberg Died: June 23, 1981
Born: March 15, 1900 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Sweden Profession: actor

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This exotic, glamorous Swedish star was recruited by Germany to become the Third Reich's answer to Garbo and Dietrich (with her deep singing voice, she was more akin to the latter).

This exotic, glamorous Swedish star was recruited by Germany to become the Third Reich's answer to Garbo and Dietrich (with her deep singing voice, she was more akin to the latter).

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CAST: (feature film)

2.
 Zu Neuen Ufern (1937) Gloria Vane
3.
 Habanera, La (1937) Astree Sternhjelm
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1930:
Film debut, in "Dantes Mysterier/Mysteries of Dante" (Swedish)
1936:
Made first German-language film, "Premiere" (Austria)
1943:
Last major film, "Die Grosse Liebe/The Great Love" (Germany)
1958:
Made stage comeback in "Madame Scandaleuse" in Vienna
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husband:
Nils Leander. Actor. Divorced 1932.
husband:
Vidar Forsell.
husband:
Arne Hulphers. Orchestra leader. Married 1956.

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