Austrian movie stars died at 58

Here are 2 famous actresses from Austria died at 58:

Maria Eis

Maria Eis (February 22, 1896 Prague-December 18, 1954 Vienna) a.k.a. Maria ice, Mary or Mary Ice was an Austrian actor.

She first started her acting career in the early 1920s and eventually went on to appear in over 40 films. Some of her notable film credits include "The Girl With the Bruise" (1929), "Two Hearts in Waltz Time" (1930), and "The Savoy Hotel 5.40" (1932). Eis was known for her versatility as an actor, performing in everything from comedies to dramas. She was particularly well-regarded for her work in silent films, where her expressive face and physicality were put to good use. In addition to her film career, Eis also worked on stage, appearing in productions throughout Austria and Germany. She remained active in the entertainment industry until she passed away from cancer in 1954.

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Hansi Niese

Hansi Niese (November 10, 1875 Vienna-April 4, 1934 Vienna) otherwise known as Johanna Niese was an Austrian actor. She had one child, Hansi Niese-Jarno.

Hansi Niese was born in Vienna, Austria in 1875, where she grew up and honed her acting skills. She made her stage debut in 1894 in the play "Der alte Feldherr" at the Stadttheater in Leipzig. She quickly became a well-known performer in the German-speaking world, and her performances were characterized by her emotive and expressive acting style.

Niese went on to have a successful career in both theater and film, appearing in over 50 films in Germany and Austria. Some of her notable film roles include the title character in "Die Fledermaus" (1923) and Frau Sonntag in "Der Schlesische Gutsbesitzer" (1927).

In addition to her acting career, Niese was also known for her philanthropy work. She was involved with various charity organizations and donated a portion of her earnings to help support those in need.

Tragically, Niese died in 1934 in her hometown of Vienna at the age of 58. However, her legacy lived on through her daughter, Hansi Niese-Jarno, who also followed in her mother's footsteps and became an actor.

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