Austrian movie stars died at 61

Here are 2 famous actresses from Austria died at 61:

Gretl Theimer

Gretl Theimer (November 27, 1910 Vienna-May 14, 1972 Munich) was an Austrian actor.

She was well-known for her performances in films such as "Die Rothschilds" (1940), "Rittmeister Wronski" (1940), and "Mozart" (1955). During her career, she worked with renowned directors like Max Ophüls and Franz Antel. After the World War II, she moved to Munich where she continued to act in films and on stage productions. She was married to actor Heinrich Gretler and they had a son together. Gretl Theimer passed away in Munich at the age of 61.

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Barbara Valentin

Barbara Valentin (December 15, 1940 Vienna-February 22, 2002 Munich) also known as Ursula Ledersteger, Uschi Ledersteger or Barbara Valentine was an Austrian actor.

She died in stroke.

Barbara Valentin was known for her performances in films such as "The Blue Max" (1966), "Moritz, Dear Moritz" (1978), and "Tattoo" (1981). She began her career in the 1960s and quickly became a popular actress in Germany, appearing in many successful films and TV shows throughout the decades.

Aside from her acting career, Barbara Valentin was also known for her personal life which included high-profile relationships with famous men such as Rainer Werner Fassbinder and Helmut Dietl. She struggled with addiction and had several run-ins with the law before her untimely death at the age of 61.

Despite her personal struggles, Barbara Valentin remains a beloved figure in German cinema, remembered for her talent and unique presence on screen.

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