Von Sydow, Rolf

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von Sydow, Rolf Gender: M
born on 18 June 1924 at 00:30 (= 12:30 AM )
Place Wiesbaden, Germany, 50n05, 8e14
Timezone MET h1e (is standard time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Taeger
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_gemcol.18.gif 26°27' s_mo.18.gif s_capcol.18.gif 07°36 Asc.s_piscol.18.gif 22°29'


German film director, producer, screenwriter and author of several books including an autobiography.

He served until 1944 as a tank driver in Hitler's army, was wounded several times and was awarded the Order of Merit.

In 1947 he began his career as an actor and assistant director at a theatre in Coburg. In the following years he became known as a director of a number of feature films, theatre and television productions.

In 1983 he published the autobiography Angst zu atmen in which he describes his youth during the Nazi era.

He was married three times. He died on 16 June 2019, two days before his 95th birthday.

Link to Wikipedia biography


Source Notes

Taeger quotes him, who quotes B.C.


  • Family : Relationship : Number of Marriages (Three)
  • Personal : Death : Long life more than 80 yrs (Age 94)
  • Vocation : Entertain/Business : Director (Film, TV, stage, radio)
  • Vocation : Military : Honors
  • Vocation : Military : Military service
  • Vocation : Military : Wounded
  • Vocation : Writers : Autobiographer
  • Vocation : Writers : Fiction
  • Vocation : Writers : Playwright/ script (Screenwriter)