Rudolf Klein-Rhoden was born on 27 January 1871 in Ober-Gerspitz, Moravia, Austria-Hungary [now Brno/Horní Herspice, Czech Republic]. He was an actor and director, known for Die Welt des Scheines (1920), Wer war es? (1921) and Ihre zwei Buckligen (1920). He was previously married to Claire Klein Krona. He died on 5 January 1936 in Lichterfelde, Berlin, Germany.