Einar Linden
Date of Birth
Jun 26, 1886
Birth Place:
Malmö, Sweden

Biography

Swedish-born silent screen actor Einar Linden starred as Don Jose opposite Theda Bara's Carmen (1916) and was so taken by the famous vamp that he composed an ode to her fatal allure: Those Perilous Eyes. A child prodigy who grew up in Copenhagen, Denmark, Linden had studied music and vocals in Paris with De Resche and Sbriglia. By 1905, he was singing Loge in Das Rheingold and Jack Rance in The...