Here are 1 famous actors from Switzerland died in 1957:
Fredy Scheim (December 26, 1892 Biel/Bienne-December 5, 1957 Zürich) also known as Freddy Scheim, August Ferdinand Scheim or Ferdinand Scheim was a Swiss actor.
He began his career on stage in Switzerland before transitioning to film in the 1910s. Scheim appeared in over 60 films throughout his career, often playing the role of the villain. He was known for his expressive face and theatrical style of acting.
Scheim also worked as a theater director and producer, and founded his own theater company in the 1940s. He was a respected figure in the Swiss theater community and helped to promote new talent.
In addition to his work in entertainment, Scheim was also an advocate for animal rights and a vegetarian. He was a member of the Swiss animal welfare organization, Tierische Wohlfahrt, and frequently spoke out against animal cruelty.
Scheim passed away in 1957 at the age of 64 in Zürich, Switzerland. He is remembered for his contributions to Swiss theater and film, as well as his passion for animal welfare.