Nadja Tiller

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Nadja Tiller
Born (1929-03-16) March 16, 1929 (age 85)
Vienna, Austria
Occupation Actress
Years active 1949-2005

Nadja Tiller (born March 16, 1929, Vienna, Austria) is an Austrian actress. She was one of the most popular German actresses of the 1950s and 1960s.[1]

She won the Miss Austria competition in 1949,[1] a national beauty pageant for unmarried women in Austria. She had her major film debut in 1952 in 'Märchen vom Glück (Good Luck Fairytale).[1]

In 1955, she acted opposite O.W. Fischer in the film, Ich suche Dich, which is based on a play by A.J. Cronin. Her international breakthrough role was that of Rosemarie Nitribitt in the 1958 German movie Das Mädchen Rosemarie (de) (1958).[2]

Family[edit]

Tiller married actor Walter Giller in 1956; they had a son and a daughter. Giller died of cancer in 2011, aged 84.

Selected filmography[edit]

Decorations and awards[edit]

This article incorporates information from the equivalent article on the German Wikipedia.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c Bock, Hans-Michael Bock & Bergfelder, Tim. The concise Cinegraph: encyclopaedia of German cinema, pp. 476-77 (2009); ISBN 978-1-57181-655-9
  2. ^ Nadja Tiller wird 80 Jahre alt (9 March 2009)
  3. ^ "Reply to a parliamentary question" (pdf) (in German). p. 1288. Retrieved 27 December 2012. 

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