Gustav von Seyffertitz

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Gustav von Seyffertitz
Gustav von Seyffertitz in Mystery Liner.jpg
von Seyffertitz in Mystery Liner (1934)
Born Gustav Carl Viktor Bodo Maria von Seyffertitz
(1862-08-04)4 August 1862
Haimhausen, Kingdom of Bavaria, German Empire
Died 25 December 1943(1943-12-25) (aged 81)
Los Angeles, California, United States
Occupation Actor
Years active 1917–1939

Gustav von Seyffertitz (4 August 1862 – 25 December 1943) was a German film actor and director who settled in the United States.


Gustav von Seyffertitz appeared in 118 films between 1917 and 1939. He had also been a successful Broadway stage actor and director. He appeared as an actor in such lavish productions as The Brass Bottle in 1910. This play was turned into several films and was the idea for the television show I Dream of Jeannie in the 1960s.[1]

He was born in Haimhausen, Bavaria and died in Los Angeles, California, aged 81.

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  1. ^ "Gustav von Seyffertitz at Internet Broadway Database". IBDb. April 27, 2012. Retrieved April 27, 2012. 

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