Josef von Sternberg Film director

Josef von Sternberg is a 75 years old Film director from Vienna. Josef von Sternberg was born on May 29, 1894 (died on December 22, 1969, he was 75 years old) in Vienna as Jonas Sternberg.

Josef von Sternberg



Josef von Sternberg born Jonas Sternberg was an Austrian-American film director. His family emigrated permanently to the United States when he was fourteen and he grew up in New York City. He started working at World Film Company in Fort Lee New Jersey where he was mentored by French director Emile Chautard. Sternberg started in Hollywood after making his first film as a director in 1925. Charlie Chaplin became interested in him and had him direct a film.
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Birth name of Josef von Sternberg is Jonas Sternberg
Is Josef von Sternberg still alive?

No, he died on 12/22/1969, 53 years ago. He was 75 years old when he died. Cause of death: myocardial infarction. He died in Hollywood and buried in Westwood Village Memorial Park Cemetery .


Josef von Sternberg Movies (62)

There are 62 movies of Josef von Sternberg.

His first feature film was The Blue Angel (1930). He was 36 when he starred in this movie. Since 1930, he has appeared in 62 feature films. The last one is No Angel: A Life of Marlene Dietrich (1996). .

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Josef von Sternberg movie characters

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

Josef von Sternberg TV Shows (1)

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

Awards (2)

Nominated Academy Award for Best Director , awarded Deutscher Filmpreis ,

What was Josef's zodiac sign?

Josef von Sternberg zodiac sign was gemini.

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