Asta Nielsen Danish actress

Asta Nielsen is a 90 years old Danish actress from Copenhagen, Capital Region. Asta Nielsen was born on September 11, 1881 (died on May 24, 1972, she was 90 years old) in Copenhagen, Capital Region as Asta Sofie Amalie Nielsen. Her nickname was Asta Die.

Asta Nielsen



Asta Nielsen was a Danish silent film actress who was one of the most popular leading ladies of the 1910s and one of the first international movie stars. Seventy of Nielsen's 74 films were made in Germany where she was known simply as Die Asta. Noted for her large dark eyes mask-like face and boyish figure Nielsen most often portrayed strong-willed passionate women trapped by tragic consequences.
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Her real name:
Birth name of Asta Nielsen is Asta Sofie Amalie Nielsen
Is Asta Nielsen still alive?

No, she died on 05/24/1972, 49 years ago. She was 90 years old when she died. She died in Frederiksberg



Asta Nielsen had two marriages.

Gregori Chmara

Gregori Chmara, Actor

She married with Gregori Chmara (77), in 1923. Asta Nielsen was 41 and Gregori Chmara was 30 years old. After 7 years, they break up in 1930.

Urban Gad

Urban Gad, Danish filmmaker


Asta Nielsen Movies (55)

There are 55 movies of Asta Nielsen.

Her first feature film was Hamlet (1921, as Hamlet). She was 39 when she starred in this movie. Since 1921, she has appeared in 55 feature films. The last one is Asta Nielsen: A Great Artist (1933). In this movie, she played the character herself (archive footage) .

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Asta Nielsen movie characters

The names of the characters/jobs in the films she starred in are as follows:

Asta Nielsen TV Shows (1)

Her first TV Show was German Film Awards (1951).

Awards (1)

Awarded Deutscher Filmpreis .

What was Asta's zodiac sign?

Asta Nielsen zodiac sign was virgo.

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