This article is within the scope of WikiProject Germany, a collaborative effort to improve the coverage of Germany on Wikipedia. If you would like to participate, please visit the project page, where you can join the discussion and see a list of open tasks.
In Budd Schulberg's autobiography, it is said that Jannings had himself declared illegitimate in order to avoid being classified as Jewish--Jrm2007 (talk) 03:19, 23 December 2010 (UTC)
Josef von Sternberg claimed that when Jannings was Hitler's Senator of Culture, he boasted to Sternberg that his mother was Jewish. (Must have boasted rather quietly.) 126.96.36.199 (talk) 14:04, 26 October 2011 (UTC)