Austrian movie stars died in 1966

Here are 1 famous actresses from Austria died in 1966:

Gussy Holl

Gussy Holl (February 22, 1888 Frankfurt-July 16, 1966 Salzburg) also known as Ruth Maria Holl, Auguste Marie Holl or Augusta Holl was an Austrian actor and singer.

Gussy Holl was born in Frankfurt, Germany in 1888 to Austrian parents. She began her career as a soprano singer, performing in operas and operettas in Vienna, Berlin, and elsewhere in Germany. Holl also made several recordings, including popular songs like "Ich bin die fesche Lola" and "Ich liebe Dich."

In addition to her singing career, Holl also acted in films and on stage. She appeared in several silent films in the early 1900s, transitioning to talkies in the 1930s. Holl also acted in theater productions, both in Austria and abroad.

During World War II, Holl continued to perform in Austria and Germany, despite the political climate. She was briefly imprisoned by the Gestapo in 1944 but was released due to poor health. After the war, she continued to act and sing, becoming a popular performer in post-war Austria.

Holl passed away on July 16, 1966 in Salzburg, Austria. She is remembered as a talented performer and a trailblazer for women in the entertainment industry.

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