Paul Henreid

Actor + Director
Born Jan 10, 1908

Paul Henreid, born Paul Georg Julius Hernreid Ritter von Wassel-Waldingau, was an Trieste-born American actor and film director, best remembered for playing Victor Laszlo in Casablanca (1942).

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1908 Birth Born on January 10, 1908.


1935 27 Years Old In 1935 he emigrated from Austria to Great Britain one year after the 1934 Austrian Civil War which ended with installation of Austrofascism. … Read More
1936 28 Years Old Henreid married Elizabeth "Lisl" Gluck (1908–1993) in 1936; the couple had two daughters. … Read More


1941 33 Years Old After a successful New York theater run, Henreid was put under contract with RKO in 1941. … Read More
1942 34 Years Old His first film for RKO was Joan of Paris which came out in 1942. … Read More
1946 38 Years Old In 1946, Henreid became a citizen of the United States. … Read More


1964 56 Years Old In 1964, Henreid directed Dead Ringer, which starred Bette Davis and featured, in a minor role, the director's daughter, Monika.


1992 84 Years Old Died on March 29, 1992.
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