Paul Horbiger’s Age, Height, Weight, Net Worth, Parents, Girlfriend, Wife, Biography, Wikipedia, Children, Birth Date

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Paul Horbiger was born on April 28, 1894, and was an Austrian theater and film actor.It must be noted that Paul Horbiger was born in Budapest, Hungary to Hanns Horbiger. Hanns Horbiger was an engineer and the brain behind Welteislehre cosmological concept.

With respect to education, Paul Horbiger attended the gymnasium at St. Paul’s Abbey in Carinthia. He successfully earned a Matura degree and subsequently served in the Austro-Hungarian Army in World War I. Paul Horbiger who had the rank of an Oberleutnant by then was discharged in 1918. He decided to make time for drama lessons. His acting career is known to have began at the city theater of Reichenberg in 1919.

It must be emphasized that from 1928, Paul Horbiger made appearances in over 250 films. He set up his own filming company known as Algefa with director E.W. Emo. From 1947 to 1949, Paul Horbiger was the chairman of the First Vienna football club.In 1921, Paul Horbiger married Josepha Gettke who was an actress. They had four children together. Paul Horbiger died in Vienna when he was 86 years old. He was laid to rest in an Ehrengrab at the Vienna Zentralfriedhof.

Some of the films to the credit of Paul Horbiger include Sechs Mädchen suchen Nachtquartier (1928), Spione (1928, directed by Fritz Lang), as Chauffeur Franz, The Great Adventuress (1928), as Detective, Song (1928), as Sam, The Gallant Hussar (1928), as Baron von Korporetzky, Strauss Is Playing Today (1928), as Lamperlhirsch, The Lady with the Mask (1928), as Michael – ein russischer Bauernknecht, Dyckerpotts’ Heirs (1928), Tales from the Vienna Woods (1928), as Alois Guschlbauer, Hungarian Rhapsody (1928), as Kellner and Das Letzte Souper (1928), as Balletmeister.

He has won or received some awards. The awards are State Actor (Staatsschauspieler) (1942), Decoration of Honour in Gold for Services to the Republic of Austria (1964), Medal of the Austrian capital Vienna (1964), Kammerschauspieler (1969), Film Award for many years of excellent work in the German film industry (1969), Girardi Ring (1972), Austrian Cross of Honour for Science and Art, 1st class (1974), Honorary Ring of Vienna (1977) and Nestroy Ring (1980).

Paul Horbiger’s Age, Birth Date

Paul Horbiger was born on April 28, 1894. He die at the age of 68.

Paul Horbiger’s Biography, Wikipedia

His details are available on Wikipedia.

Paul Horbiger’s Girlfriend, Wife, Children,

Paul Horbiger was married to Josepha Gettke. She was an actress. Paul Horbiger and Josepha Gettke got married in 1921 and they had four children.

Paul Horbiger’s Parents

Paul Horbiger was born to Hanns Horbiger. Hanns Horbiger was an engineer and the brain behind Welteislehre cosmological concept.

Paul Horbiger’s Height, Weight

Details about the height and weight of Paul Horbiger are currently not available.

Paul Horbiger’s Net Worth

His net worth is pegged between $1 million and $ 5 million


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