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Rudolf Klein-Rogge was a German film actor born on November 24, 1885. He is considered the best known in popular culture for the role he played as an archetypal mas scientist in Metropolis. It must also be noted that Rudolf Klein-Rogge in the late 1920s and early 1930s, played a pivotal role and appeared in very important French films.
The parents of Rudolf Klein-Rogge were Hermann Rudolf Klein and Maria Bertha Emma Rose. Hermann worked as a military lawyer and was a Judge Advocate General for the 15th Division of the Prussian Army. Rudolf Klein-Rogge’s mother was known to be the daughter of a prominent landowner in Lichteinen, East Prussia.
In 1896, Rudolf Klein-Rogge’s father died. He studied art history at the University of Bonn in Berlin for three years. He also had acting lessons from Hans Siebert. The debut of Rudolf Klein-Rogge on stage was in 1909 and he played Cassius in Julius Caesar in Halberstadt.
Rudolf Klein-Rogge married actress Gerda Melchoir but the marriage did not last. This was due to the fact that Rudolf Klein-Rogge met actress and novelist Thea von Harbou. Rudolf Klein-Rogge and Thea von Harbou married in 1914. They relocated to Berlin in 1918.
Later on, Thea von Harbou left Rudolf Klein-Rogge due to an affair she was having with director Fritz Lang. She went ahead to marry director Fritz Lang. Interestingly, even though Thea von Harbou had left Rudolf Klein-Rogge and married Fritz Lang, Rudolf Klein-Rogge made several appearances in films written by Thea and directed by Fritz.
Rudolf Klein-Rogge got married twice; to Margarette Neff and to Swedish actress Mary Johnson. Rudolf Klein-Rogge died in 1955.
Rudolf Klein Rogge’s Parents
The parents of Rudolf Klein-Rogge are Hermann Rudolf Klein and Maria Bertha Emma Rose. Hermann worked as a military lawyer and was a Judge Advocate General for the 15th Division of the Prussian Army. Maria Bertha Emma Rose was the daughter of a prominent landowner in Lichteinen, East Prussia.
Rudolf Klein-Rogge’s Biography, Wikipedia
Details about Rudolf Klein-Rogge are available on Wikipedia.
Rudolf Klein-Rogge’s Age, Birth Date
Rudolf Klein-Rogge was born on November 24, 1885. He was about 70 years old before he died.
Rudolf Klein-Rogge’s Height, Weight
The height of Rudolf Klein-Rogge is 1.73 meters. His weight is not available.
Rudolf Klein-Rogge’s Net worth,
His net worth is believed to be between $100, 000 and $ 1 million.
Rudolf Klein-Rogge’s Girlfriend, Wife, Children,
Rudolf Klein-Rogge’s marriage with actress Gerda Melchoir did not last. So he married Thea von Harbou but their marriage also did not stand the test of time. He later on married Margarette Neff and Swedish actress Mary Johnson. Details on his children are currently not available.