The Famous Birthdays: Celebrity birthdays and famous people biographies

Famous people of German-American origin

Charles Bukowski

Charles Bukowski (1920 - 1994)

German-American writer and poet
Marlene Dietrich

Marlene Dietrich (1901 - 1992)

German-American actress and singer
Ian Harding

Ian Harding (35)

German-American actor
Jackson Browne

Jackson Browne (73)

German-American singer-songwriter and guitarist
Hannah Arendt

Hannah Arendt (1906 - 1975)

German-American theorist and philosopher
Mike Nichols

Mike Nichols (1931 - 2014)

German-American director, screenwriter, and producer
Levi Strauss

Levi Strauss (1829 - 1902)

German-American businessman
John Jacob Astor

John Jacob Astor (1763 - 1848)

German-American businessman
Rob Pilatus

Rob Pilatus (1965 - 1998)

German-American singer and dancer
Ruth Westheimer

Ruth Westheimer (93)

German-American therapist and author
Tré Cool

Tré Cool (49)

German-American drummer
Rin Tin Tin

Rin Tin Tin (1918 - 1932)

German-American acting dog
Elisabeth Röhm

Elisabeth Röhm (49)

German-American actress
Thomas Nast

Thomas Nast (1840 - 1902)

German-American cartoonist
Paul Tillich

Paul Tillich (1886 - 1965)

German-American theologian
Kurt Weill

Kurt Weill (1900 - 1950)

German-American composer
Leo Strauss

Leo Strauss (1899 - 1973)

German-American philosopher
Gustave Whitehead

Gustave Whitehead (1874 - 1927)

German-American engineer
Albert Bierstadt

Albert Bierstadt (1830 - 1902)

German-American painter
Geoff Tate

Geoff Tate (63)

German-American singer-songwriter
Isidor Straus

Isidor Straus (1845 - 1912)

German-American businessman and politician
Ernst Lubitsch

Ernst Lubitsch (1892 - 1947)

German-American actor, screenwriter, director, and producer
P. J. Soles

P. J. Soles (71)

German-American actress
Peter Max

Peter Max (84)

German-American artist
Werner Blumenthal

Werner Blumenthal (96)

German-American businessman
Bill Graham

Bill Graham (1931 - 1991)

German-American music promoter and musical impresario
Nastassja Kinski

Nastassja Kinski (61)

German-American actress
Fred Fisher

Fred Fisher (1875 - 1942)

German-American songwriter
Fred Duesenberg

Fred Duesenberg (1876 - 1932)

German-American automobile designer and entrepreneur
Peter Duesberg

Peter Duesberg (85)

German-American biologist