Paul Hubschmid

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Paul Hubschmid
Born (1917-07-20)20 July 1917
Schoenenwerd, Switzerland
Died 31 December 2001(2001-12-31) (aged 84)
Berlin, Germany
Years active 1938-1992
Spouse(s) Ursula von Teubern (1942-1963) (her death)
Eva Renzi (1967-1980) (divorced)
Irene Schiesser (1985-2001) (his death)

Paul Hubschmid (20 July 1917 – 31 December 2001) was a Swiss actor. He was most notable for his role as Henry Higgins in a production of My Fair Lady. In some of his Hollywood films he used the name Paul Christian. He appeared in dozens of films and television series between 1938 and 1991. Many of these were German and International productions.

Selected filmography[edit]


  • Halliwell, Leslie (1981) Halliwell's Who's Who in the Movies. Harper-Collins ISBN 0-06-093507-3
  • Katz, Ephraim The Film Encyclopedia; 5th ed., revised by Fred Klein & Ronald Dean Nolen. New York: Collins ISBN 0-06-074214-3

Further reading[edit]

  • Irène Hubschmid: Paul Hubschmid - Geliebter Mann, was nun? Erinnerungen. Militzke Verlag, Leipzig 2006, ISBN 3-86189-745-8

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