|Birthname||Peter Siegfried Krausenecker|
|born on||18 March 1939 at 14:45 (= 2:45 PM )|
|Place||Munich, Germany, 48n08, 11e34|
|Timezone||MET h1e (is standard time)|
|Astrology data||27°04' 29°07 Asc. 18°24'|
German singer and actor, who was popular especially in the 1950s, notably in those musical comedy films where he played opposite Cornelia Froboess.
Marketed as an Elvis copy, Kraus became one of Germany's most popular singers and teen idols. In the first four years after his debut he published 36 hits and sold more than twelve million records.
In 1969 Kraus married the photo model Ingrid. Kraus adopted Ingrid's daughter Gaby. A few years later their son Mike was born. Gaby died in her late thirties from breast cancer.
- associate relationship with Kessler, Alice and Ellen (born 20 August 1936). Notes: "Alice, Ellen & Peter"
Sy Scholfield quotes from "Für immer jung: Das Geheimnis meines Lebens" by Peter Kraus (2011): "Ich bin in München-Schwabing geboren, am 18. März 1939 um 14.45 Uhr in der Werneck-Klinik."
Translation: 'I was born in Munich-Schwabing on 18 March 1939 at 14.45 o'clock at the Werneck Clinic.'
Grazia Bordoni database, 'entertainment' file has 12:45 a.m, source unknown.
- Vocation : Entertainment : Actor/ Actress
- Vocation : Entertain/Music : Vocalist/ Pop, Rock, etc. (Elvis copy)