Axel von Ambesser

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Axel von Ambesser
Born (1910-06-22)22 June 1910
Hamburg, Germany
Died 6 September 1988(1988-09-06) (aged 78)
Munich, Germany
Other names Axel Eugen Alexander von Österreich
Occupation Film actor nad film director
Years active 1935–1988

Axel Eugen Alexander von Oesterreich (22 June 1910 – 6 September 1988), better known as Axel von Ambesser, was a German actor and film director.[1]

Ambesser's father was Alexander Constantin von Oesterreich. Ambesser was born in Hamburg and attended Wilhelm-Gymnasium. He appeared as a stage actor in the Hamburg Kammerspiele, and went on to play in the Stadttheater Augsburg, the Münchner Kammerspiele, from 1937 the Deutsche Theater Berlin, from 1942 the Staatstheater Berlin, and the Theater in der Josefstadt in Vienna.[2]

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  2. ^ Walk, Ines. "Axel von Ambesser". Biographie. Film Zeit. Retrieved 12 January 2011. 

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