Johanna von Koczian

Johanna von Koczian (pronounced [ˌjoˈ fɔn ˈkɔ.t͡ʃi.aːn] (listen), née von Kóczián-Miskolczy, born 30 October 1933) is a German actress. She grew up in Salzburg, Austria, where actor Gustaf Gründgens offered her a role at the Salzburg Festival. She later portrayed Anne Frank at the Schiller theater in Berlin, but her breakthrough in cinema was her role in the 1957 remake of Victor and Victoria. She has appeared in 60 films and television shows since 1955. She starred in the film The Marriage of Mr. Mississippi, which was entered into the 11th Berlin International Film Festival.[1]

Johanna von Koczian
Born (1933-10-30) 30 October 1933 (age 89)
Berlin, Germany
Occupation(s)Actress, singer
Years active1955–present

She is the daughter of a German soldier, Gustav Freiherr von Koczian-Miskolczy (1877, Brünn – 1958, Oberndorf,[2]) and his wife Lydia Alexandra. After a brief marriage with film director Dietrich Haugk which ended in divorce in 1961, Johanna von Koczian was married to music producer Wolf Kabitzky, who died in July 2004. She is the mother of German actress Alexandra von Koczian.

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  1. ^ " Awards for The Marriage of Mr. Mississippi". Retrieved 22 January 2010.
  2. ^ [1], [2], [3]

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