Austrian movie actresses deceased in Illness

Here are 1 famous actresses from Austria died in Illness:

Ruth Sobotka

Ruth Sobotka (September 4, 1925 Vienna-June 17, 1967 New York City) also known as Ruth Kubrick, Ruth Sobotka Kubrick or Ruth A. Sobotka was an Austrian costume designer, film art director, actor, dancer and painter.

She was best known for her works in films like "2001: A Space Odyssey" and "Clockwork Orange," both directed by her second husband, Stanley Kubrick. Sobotka started her career as a ballerina and dancer in Vienna before moving to New York in the 1950s. She became a prominent figure in the avant-garde art scene and worked with famous artists such as Robert Rauschenberg and John Cage. She met Kubrick in 1956 and they got married the same year. She worked on several of Kubrick's films as a costume designer and art director and was responsible for creating some of the most iconic looks in cinema history. Despite her success, Sobotka struggled with mental health issues and tragically took her own life in 1967. She left behind a legacy of innovative work that continues to inspire artists and filmmakers to this day.

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