Ruth Maria Kubitschek

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Ruth Maria Kubitschek
Kubitschek in 2011
Born(1931-08-02)2 August 1931
Died1 June 2024(2024-06-01) (aged 92)
NationalityGerman citizenship
Occupation(s)Actress, author
Years active1953–2013
(m. 1953; div. 1962)
Partner(s)Wolfgang Rademann
(1976–2016; his death)
Children1 son

Ruth Maria Kubitschek (German: [ʁuːt ma.ˈʁiː.a ˈku.biː.t͡ʃɛk] ; 2 August 1931 – 1 June 2024) was a German actress born in Czechoslovakia.[1]



At the end of World War II her family fled to Köthen. Ruth Maria went to the University for Theater and Music (Hochschule für Theater und Musik) in Halle and then to the German Theater Institute (Deutsches Theater-Institut) in Weimar.[2] Together with Götz Friedrich she had one son. She was in a relationship with Wolfgang Rademann from 1976 to 2016.

In 2013, she shot her last film, the comedy Frau Ella. Thereafter she withdrew from the public eye, but still exhibited her paintings.

Kubitschek died in a hospital near Ascona, Switzerland on 1 June 2024, at the age of 92.[3]

Selected filmography



  1. ^ Goble p.116
  2. ^ Ruth Maria Kubitschek in the Munzinger-Archive
  3. ^ Schauspielerin Ruth Maria Kubitschek ist tot (in German)


  • Goble, Alan. The Complete Index to Literary Sources in Film. Walter de Gruyter, 1999.