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Hildegard Knef

Hildegard Knef was an actress, singer and writer. Known briefly as Hildegard Neff.

She was sometimes compared to that other great German diva, Marlene Dietrich, in that they both were, or portrayed, the liberated, self-confident woman. Hildegard Knef was one of the most important actresses of post-war Germany.

Note: This profile was written in or before 2004.

Hildegard Knef Facts

Birth NameHildegard Frieda Albertine Knef
OccupationActress, Musician
BirthdayDecember 28, 1925
BirthplaceUlm, Germany
Date of deathFebruary 1, 2002 (age 76)
Height5' 5" (1m65)  How tall is Hildegard Knef compared to you?

Selected Filmography

The Snows Of Kilimanjaro
The Hemingway Classics Collection
The Man Between
The Lost Continent/The Reptile
The Lost Continent
Code Seven
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