Movie Actress

Maria Schell’s Death – Cause and Date

The movie actress Maria Schell died at the age of 79. Here is all you want to know, and more!

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An Austrian/Swiss film actress who has starred in several movies including Gervaise, The Brothers Karamazov, and has even starred in American films such as the 1978 adaptation of Superman and The Hanging Tree. In 1956, she was awarded the Volpi Cup for Best Actress at Venice Film Festival for her performance in Gervaise.

Her mother was Margarethe Nordberg, an actress who taught at an acting school, and her father was Hermann Ferdinand Schell, a swiss poet and novelist.

Maria Schell, an Austrian actress who achieved international fame in Hollywood and became a major star of German-language films, died on Tuesday at her home in Preitenegg, Austria. She was 79. The cause was heart failure, the mayor of Preitenegg, Franz Kogler, told the German news agency Deutsche Presse-Agentur.



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Maria Schell Death Cause and Date