Here are 4 famous actors from West Germany died at 79:
Friedrich Hollaender (October 18, 1896 London-January 18, 1976 Munich) a.k.a. Frederick Hollander, Friedrich Holländer or Frederik Hollander was a West German film score composer, composer, film director, actor, writer and author. He had two children, Melody Hollaender and Philine Hollaender.
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Harry Halm (January 17, 1901 Berlin-November 1, 1980 Munich) also known as H. Halm was a West German actor.
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Ewald Balser (October 5, 1898 Elberfeld-April 17, 1978 Vienna) was a West German actor.
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Sig Arno (December 27, 1895 Hamburg-August 17, 1975 Woodland Hills) a.k.a. Siegfrid Arno, Siegfried Arno, Siegrfred Arno, Sigfried Arno or Siegfried Aron was a West German actor, comedian, painter, singer and dancer.
He died as a result of parkinson's disease.
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