Maria Schell

Austrian Actress
Born Jan 15, 1926

Maria Margarethe Anna Schell was an Austrian/Swiss actress, who won the Volpi Cup for Best Actress at the Venice Film Festival in 1956 for Gervaise. The daughter of a Swiss author and an Austrian actress, she was the older sister of actor Maximilian Schell and lesser-known actors Carl Schell and Immy Schell.… Read More

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    Maximilian Schell Dead: Oscar Winning Actor Dies At 83
    Huffington Post - Feb 01, 2014
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1926 Birth Born on January 15, 1926.


1976 50 Years Old She starred in the 1976 Broadway play Poor Murderer. … Read More


2005 79 Years Old Maria Schell lived reclusively in ill health in Carinthia in the Austrian Alps until her death from pneumonia in Preitenegg, Austria on 26 April 2005, aged 79. … Read More
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