Lotte Lenya

1898 - 1981

Lotte Lenya

Lotte Lenya (born Karoline Wilhelmine Charlotte Blamauer; 18 October 1898 – 27 November 1981) was an Austrian-American chanteuse, diseuse, and actress, long based in the United States. In the German-speaking and classical music world, she is best remembered for her performances of the songs of her first husband, Kurt Weill. In English-language cinema, she was nominated for an Academy Award for her role as a jaded aristocrat in The Roman Spring of Mrs. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Lotte Lenya has received more than 634,864 page views. Her biography is available in 30 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 940th most popular actor.

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Among actors, Lotte Lenya ranks 933 out of 8,832Before her are Ruth Gordon, Michael Fassbender, Michael York, Jean-Pierre Marielle, Bekim Fehmiu, and Robert Downey Sr.. After her are Gary Busey, Jean-Claude Brialy, Pedro Infante, Judith Anderson, Otto Sander, and Lee Remick.

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Among people born in 1898, Lotte Lenya ranks 72Before her are Ernő Gerő, Jean Borotra, Luigi Fagioli, Günther Korten, Prince Amedeo, Duke of Aosta, and Alfred Eisenstaedt. After her are Arletty, Giuseppe Saragat, Berenice Abbott, Randolph Scott, Emil Artin, and Matvei Zakharov. Among people deceased in 1981, Lotte Lenya ranks 48Before her are Bernard Lee, Mike Hailwood, Josep Pla, Heinz Kohut, Rómulo Betancourt, and Mao Dun. After her are Gyula Lóránt, Albert Cohen, Princess Margarita of Greece and Denmark, Stefan Wyszyński, Muhammad Husayn Tabatabai, and Natalia Pavlovna Paley.

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In Austria

Among people born in Austria, Lotte Lenya ranks 336 out of 799Before her are Jörg Lanz von Liebenfels (1874), Maria Christina, Princess of Transylvania (1574), Otto Robert Frisch (1904), Viktor Kaplan (1876), Max Adler (1873), and Frederick I, Duke of Austria (1175). After her are Ivana Brlić-Mažuranić (1874), Herbert Bayer (1900), Archduchess Clementina of Austria (1798), Otto Gross (1877), Rudolf Hilferding (1877), and Franz Vranitzky (1937).

Among ACTORS In Austria

Among actors born in Austria, Lotte Lenya ranks 12Before her are Helmut Berger (1944), Klaus Maria Brandauer (1943), Maria Schell (1926), Katharina Schratt (1853), Oskar Werner (1922), and Senta Berger (1941). After her are Helene Weigel (1900), Martin Weinek (1964), Marisa Mell (1939), Peter Alexander (1926), Bernhard Wicki (1919), and Christine Kaufmann (1945).