Austrian movie stars died at 39

Here are 1 famous actresses from Austria died at 39:

Maria Cebotari

Maria Cebotari (February 10, 1910 Chișinău-June 9, 1949 Vienna) also known as Maria Cebotaru was an Austrian singer, actor and opera singer.

She died caused by cancer.

Maria Cebotari was born in Chișinău, the capital city of Moldova, to a family of musicians. She started her singing career during her teenage years and made her professional debut in 1928. She later moved to Vienna to pursue her studies at the Vienna Music Academy.

Cebotari appeared in over 20 films during her career, most of which were filmed in Nazi Germany. She was known for her baroque soprano voice and was widely considered one of the greatest interpreters of Richard Strauss' music. She performed regularly at the Vienna State Opera and the Salzburg Festival.

During World War II, Cebotari was forced to perform for the Nazi regime in Germany. After the war, she faced criticism for her actions but also received support from colleagues who stated her performances brought hope to soldiers and prisoners of war.

Cebotari's life was tragically cut short by cancer at the age of 39. Despite her short life, she is remembered as one of the most talented and versatile singers of her time.

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