Finnish actors died in 1959

Here are 1 famous actors from Finland died in 1959:

Jalmari Parikka

Jalmari Parikka (October 16, 1891 Sortavala-March 27, 1959 Helsinki) also known as Ilmari Parikka or Hjalmar Fabian Parikka was a Finnish actor.

He was known for his work in theater and film, appearing in over 100 productions throughout his career. Parikka began his acting career in the early 1910s, performing in various theater productions in Helsinki. In 1913, he made his film debut in the silent comedy "Kihlaus" (Engagement), which was among the first Finnish feature films ever made.

Parikka went on to have a successful career in both theater and film, becoming one of Finland's most beloved actors. He appeared in many popular films throughout the 1920s and 1930s, including "Silmänkääntötemppu" (Trick of the Eye) and "Roinilan talossa" (In the House of Roinila).

During World War II, Parikka used his acting talents for propaganda purposes, appearing in several films that promoted the Finnish military effort. After the war, he continued to act in films, but also began working in television, appearing in several popular series.

Parikka's long and successful career made him a beloved figure in Finnish culture, and he is still remembered as one of the country's greatest actors.

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