Marta Eggerth
Date of Birth
Apr 17, 1912

Biography

Singer/actress Martha Eggerth never made it big in Hollywood, but she was quite popular in Europe in the 1930s, particularly in Germany and Austria. She was born in Budapest and began appearing on stage when she was 11. After she'd become established on stage she starred in many filmed operettas. Eventually she and her husband, the noted Polish tenor Jan Kiepura, moved to the U.S. Kiepura...