Hildegard Knef

 

 

Age: 76

 

Summary: German actress and smoky-voiced singer who earned fame in the U.S. for her performance as a Soviet commissar in Cole Porter's Silk Stockings, and who starred opposite Gregory Peck in The Snows of Kilimanjaro.

 

 

Cause of Death: Emphysema

 

Born: December 28, 1925

 

Died: February 1, 2002

 

Location: Berlin, Germany