Marlene Dietrich

Marlene Dietrich

Marie Magdalene Dietrich, conocida por su nombre artístico Marlene Dietrich (Berlín, 27 de diciembre de 1901 – París, 6 de mayo de 1992) fue una actriz y cantante alemana que adoptó la nacionalidad estadounidense. Es considerada como uno de los más eminentes mitos del séptimo Arte, y también como la novena mejor estrella femenina de todos los tiempos según el American Film Institute.

  • Fecha de nacimiento: 1901-12-27
  • Falleció: 1992-05-06
  • Lugar de nacimiento: Schöneberg, Berlin, Germany


From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Marlene Dietrich ( 27 December 1901 – 6 May 1992) was a German actress and singer. Dietrich remained popular throughout her long career by continually re-inventing herself. In 1920s Berlin, she acted on the stage and in silent films. Her performance as Lola-Lola in The Blue Angel, directed by Josef von Sternberg, brought her international fame and a contract with Paramount Pictures in the US. Hollywood films such as Shanghai Express and Desire capitalised on her glamour and exotic looks, cementing her stardom and making her one of the highest paid actresses of the era. Dietrich became a US citizen in 1937;[3] during World War II, she was a high-profile frontline entertainer. Although she still made occasional films in the post-war years, Dietrich spent most of the 1950s to the 1970s touring the world as a successful show performer. In 1999 the American Film Institute named Dietrich the ninth greatest female star of all time. Description above from the Wikipedia article Marlene Dietrich, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.