Famous People Born in Berlin

Updated July 24, 2020 | Infoplease Staff

The Question:

I was wondering if you know any famous people who were born in Berlin, Germany?

The Answer:

Well, we don't know these people personally, but we have a feeling you were just looking for some names.

In that case, here is a list of five famous people born in Berlin, Germany, along with their professions, birthdates and contributions to the worlds of entertainment and learning.

MarleneDietrich, actress, 1901 (movies: The Blue Angel, Shanghai Express) ElkeSommer, actress, 1942 (movies: Boy, Did I Get a Wrong Number; A Shot in the Dark) HerbertMarcuse, philosopher, 1898 (books: One Dimensional Man; Reason and Revolution) ErnstLubitsch, film director, 1892 (movies: The Oyster Princess; Passion) NastassjaKinski, actress, 1960 (movies: Tess; Paris, Texas)

-The Editors

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