The movie actor Gottfried John died at the age of 72. Here is all you want to know, and more!
Biography - A Short Wiki
Famous for his portrayals of Julius Caesar and General Ourumov in the respective films Asterix and Obelix Take on Caesar (1999) and GoldenEye (1995), he is also notable for his roles in television series such as Game, Set, and Match; Berlin Alexanderplatz; and Space Rangers.
Raised by a single mother, he grew up in Berlin, East Prussia, and Paris. He and his wife Barbara lived in Utting am Ammersee, Germany until his death of cancer in 2014.