Gabriel Axel




Age: 95


Summary: Danish film director who became the first Dane to win an Oscar for best foreign film with Babette's Feast (1987) based on a short story by Out of Africa author Karen Blixen (d. 1967) who wrote under the name Isak Dinesen.



Cause of Death: In his sleep


Born: April 18, 1918


Died: February 9, 2014


Location: Bagsvaerd, Denmark