Lilian Harvey
Date of Birth
Jan 19, 1906
Birth Place:
Edmonton, England

Biography

Born Helene Lilian Muriel Pape in England, Lilian Harvey and her parents moved to Berlin when she was eight years old. She spent the bulk of WW I in Switzerland and following the war returned to Germany to study ballet. Harvey made her film debut in 1925. She found the greatest success in screen operettas and in this genre was one of the most popular actresses in Europe. She was often cast...