Willy Fritsch (27 January1901 - 13 July1973) was a popular leading man in German silent motion-pictures, and the father of actor Thomas Fritsch. January 27 is the 27th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar. ... 1901 (MCMI) was a common year starting on Tuesday (see link for calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Wednesday of the 13-day-slower Julian calendar). ... July 13 is the 194th day (195th in leap years) of the year in the Gregorian Calendar, with 171 days remaining. ... 1973 (MCMLXXIII) was a common year starting on Monday. ...
Born Wilhelm Anton Frohs in Katowice, Poland, in 1912 he moved with his family to Berlin, where he planned to become a mechanic. In 1919 he debuted with a small role at prestigious Max Reinhardt Denkmal theatre, and made his feature debut in films as a supporting player in 1921's Miss Venus. Fritsch remained a popular juvenile figure in films and the theater, but his real success came after being paired with Lilian Harvey in 1928, and they appeared regularly together in movies released every year thereafter until 1937. He managed to survive the Hitler era without any loss of prestige, and continued to appear on stage and in films until the early 1960s; his final film was 1964's I Learned It From Father. Panorama of Katowice at night Katowice (pronounce: [katÉvÊ²itsÉ] (Czech: Katovice, German: Kattowitz) is an important city of the historical region of Upper Silesia in southern Poland on the KÅodnica and Rawa rivers. ... 1912 (MCMXII) was a leap year starting on Monday in the Gregorian calendar (or a leap year starting on Tuesday in the 13-day-slower Julian calendar). ... Berlin is the capital city and one of the sixteen states of the Federal Republic of Germany. ... 1919 (MCMXIX) was a common year starting on Wednesday (see link for calendar). ... 1921 (MCMXXI) was a common year starting on Saturday (see link for calendar). ... Lilian Harvey (Lilian Helen Muriel Pape) was a British born, German actress. ... 1928 (MCMXXVIII) was a leap year starting on Sunday (link will take you to calendar). ... Adolf Hitler Adolf Hitler (April 20, 1889 – April 30, 1945, standard German pronunciation in the IPA) was the Führer (leader) of the National Socialist German Workers Party (Nazi Party) and of Nazi Germany from 1933 to 1945. ... 1960 (MCMLX) was a leap year starting on Friday (the link is to a full 1960 calendar). ... 1964 (MCMLXIV) was a leap year starting on Wednesday (the link is to a full 1964 calendar). ...
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