Abel, Alfred

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Abel, Alfred Gender: M
Alfred Peter Abel
born on 12 March 1879 at 23:45 (= 11:45 PM )
Place Leipzig, Germany, 51n19, 12e20
Timezone LMT m12e20 (is local mean time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Steinbrecher
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_piscol.18.gif 22°01' s_mo.18.gif s_scocol.18.gif 23°17 Asc.s_scocol.18.gif 23°47'

Alfred Abel (circa 1925)


German film producer and actor, called the "Lewis Stone of German pictures," who appeared in more than 140 silent and sound films between 1913 and 1938. His best-known performance was as Joh Fredersen in Fritz Lang's 1927 film, Metropolis. He worked as a forest warden, businessman, bank clerk and designer before being discovered by Asta Nielsen in 1913. He was an outstanding performer in German films of the classical period. Abel was married to Elizabeth Seidel with whom he had one daughter, Ursula (1915–1951). Ursula, like her father, also became a film actor. Alfred Abel died on 12 December 1937, aged 58, in Berlin, Germany.

Link to Wikipedia biography


  • Work : New Career 1913 (Started in acting)

Source Notes

B.R. in hand from Steinbrecher


  • Family : Parenting : Kids - Noted
  • Lifestyle : Work : Many job changes (Varied jobs before 1913)
  • Vocation : Entertainment : Actor/ Actress
  • Vocation : Entertain/Business : Director (Film)
  • Vocation : Entertain/Business : Entertain Producer (Noted as the "Lewis Stone of German pictures")