Zarah Leander (1907–1981)

Actress | Music Department | Composer

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  • Zarah Leander in Premiere (1937)
  • Zarah Leander in Die große Liebe (1942)
  • Zarah Leander in The Blue Fox (1938)
  • Zarah Leander and Viktor Staal in To New Shores (1937)
  • Lissy Arna and Zarah Leander in To New Shores (1937)
  • Zarah Leander in To New Shores (1937)

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In 2003, a bronze statue was placed in Zarah Leander's home town Karlstad, by the Opera house of Värmland where she first began her career. After many years of discussions, the town government accepted this statue on behalf of the local Zarah ...


Trademark

Was known for portraying glamorously elegant martyrs in most of the films she made in Nazi Germany, such as: Queen Mary of Scots, a famous opera singer disowned by her father, a music hall star covering up for her lover's crimes, etc.


Nickname

Replacement Dietrich


Star Sign

Pisces

Personal Details

Born

Sara Stina Hedberg

Karlstad, Värmlands län, Sweden

Died

(age 74)
Stockholm, Stockholms län, Sweden

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