Adolf Klein

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Adolf Klein
Adolf Klein (cropped).jpg
Born 15 August 1847
Vienna, Austrian Empire
Died 11 March 1931 (1931-03-12) (aged 83)
Berlin, Weimar Germany
Occupation Film actor
Stage actor
Years active 1916-1931 (film)

Adolf Klein (15 August 1847 – 11 March 1931) was an Austrian actor and theatre director. Klein appeared in around sixty films, mainly during the silent era. He appeared in a number of the epics made by the German film industry during the early 1920s such as his role as Cardinal Wolsey in Ernst Lubitsch's Anna Boleyn (1920).[1]

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  1. ^ Fletcher p.191


  • Fletcher, Stella. Cardinal Wolsey: A Life in Renaissance Europe. Continuum, 2009.

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