Here are 2 famous actresses from Austria died in 1998:
Ida Krottendorf (April 5, 1927 Ebreichsdorf-June 23, 1998 Vienna) was an Austrian actor. She had two children, Barbara Wussow and Ernst Stankovsky.
Ida Krottendorf started her acting career in the 1940s and went on to become a prominent figure in the Austrian theater and film industries. She acted in over 60 films throughout her career and was especially known for her work in German-language films. Her notable performances include her role in the drama film "The Counterfeit Traitor" and the comedy film "Engelchen oder Die Jungfrau von Bamberg." Besides acting, Krottendorf also worked as a voice actor, dubbing foreign films into German. She was honored with several awards for her contributions to the arts, including the Decoration of Honour for Services to the Republic of Austria in Gold. Krottendorf passed away on June 23, 1998, in Vienna, at the age of 71, leaving behind a lasting legacy in Austrian cinema.
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Betty Bird (June 18, 1901 Vienna-March 4, 1998 Italy) a.k.a. Hilde Elisabeth Ptack or Betty Bird Ucicky was an Austrian actor.
She began her career in the 1920s and appeared in over 50 films throughout her career. Bird was also known for her work as a voice actor, with several of her roles becoming iconic in the Austrian cinema. Bird married the Austrian film director Gustav Ucicky in 1926 and worked with him on several films. During World War II, she was briefly imprisoned for her association with the Nazi Party. After the war, she continued her acting career, appearing in films such as "1. April 2000" and "The Congress Dances". In addition to her work in film, Betty Bird was also a stage actress and appeared in several theater productions throughout her career. She passed away in Italy at the age of 96.
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