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Marlene Dietrich

Birthdate: 27. December 1901
Date of death: 6. May 1992
Other names: Marlene Dietrichová, Marlen Ditrich, Marlen Ditrichová

Marie Magdalene "Marlene" Dietrich was a German-American actress and singer. Throughout her long career, which spanned from the 1910s to the 1980s, she continually reinvented herself.In 1920s Berlin, Dietrich acted on the stage and in silent films. Her performance as Lola-Lola in The Blue Angel brought her international acclaim and a contract with Paramount Pictures. Dietrich starred in Hollywood films such as Morocco , Shanghai Express , and Desire . She successfully traded on her glamorous persona and "exotic" looks, and became one of the highest-paid actresses of the era. Throughout World War II, she was a high-profile entertainer in the United States. Although she still made occasional films after the war such as Witness for the Prosecution , Dietrich spent most of the 1950s to the 1970s touring the world as a marquee live-show performer.

Dietrich was known for her humanitarian efforts during the war, housing German and French exiles, providing financial support and even advocating their U.S. citizenship. For her work on improving morale on the front lines during the war, she received several honors from the United States, France, Belgium, and Israel. In 1999, the American Film Institute named Dietrich the ninth greatest female star of classic Hollywood cinema.

Quotes Marlene Dietrich

„Forgiveness: Once a woman has forgiven her man, she must not reheat his sins for breakfast.“

—  Marlene Dietrich

Marlene Dietrich's ABC https://books.google.com/books?id=u7x5UYHMs0IC&printsec=frontcover&dq=intitle:Marlene+intitle:Dietrich%27s+intitle:abc&hl=en&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwjv7qiV8cPfAhWinuAKHcZLAWQQ6AEIKjAA#v=snippet&q=forgiveness&f=false (1962)

„Sex: In America an obsession. In other parts of the world a fact.“

—  Marlene Dietrich

Marlene Dietrich's ABC https://books.google.com/books?id=u7x5UYHMs0IC&pg=PT158#v=snippet&q=sex%20in%20amaerica&f=false (1962)

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