Zarah Leander
Date of Birth
Mar 15, 1907
Birth Place:
Karlstad, Värmland, Sweden

Biography

Swedish actress/singer Zarah Leander (born Zarah Hedberg) is best known for appearing in several of Douglas Sirk's operetta films. Prior to that she had been a popular performer in Swedish theater and films. Her popularity reached its peak during WW II when her films were shown all over occupied Europe. ~ Sandra Brennan, Rovi