Horst Buchholz bio

Birth Name: Horst Werner Buchholz

Occupation: Movie Actor

Place Of Birth: Germany

Date Of Birth: December 4, 1933

Date Of Death: March 3, 2003

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: German

Horst Buchholz was born on the 4th of December, 1933. He was famous for being a Movie Actor. Remembered best for his roles in the 1960s films Fanny (as Marius), The Magnificent Seven (as Chico), and One, Two, Three (as Otto Ludwig Piffl), this German-born actor also appeared in such German-language movies as Nasser Asphalt and Die Halbstarken.

Horst Buchholz was born in Germany. He acted in his first play in 1949 and went on to become a regular performer at Berlin’s Schiller Theater. Early in his career, he also worked as a voice actor and German-language dubber. Late in his life, he played the role of Dr. Lessing in the Academy Award-winning film Life Is Beautiful.

Horst Buchholz was a Sagittarius and was born in the Silent Generation.

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Horst Buchholz was born in 1930s. The 1930s were called the Great Depression (1929-1939). It was the worst economic downturn in the history of the industrialized world. Despite the Great Depression, Hollywood and popular film production flourished. Radio was the main source of entertainment, information, and political propaganda, and jazz, blues, gospel, and folk music, became immensely popular. Discover what happened on this day.

Horst Werner Buchholz is part of the Silent Generation, which followed after the G.I. Generation. As young adults during the McCarthy Era, many members of this generation felt it was dangerous to speak out. They were too young to see action in World War II and too old to participate in the fun of the Summer of Love.


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Horst Buchholz’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Horst Buchholz’s parents.

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Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, Horst Buchholz kept his personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Horst Buchholz was born in the Year of the Rooster.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Horst Werner Buchholz
NICKNAME: The James Dean of German Cinema
AGE GENERATION: Silent Generation
BIRTH SIGN: Sagittarius



Zodiac Sign: Horst Buchholz was a Sagittarius. People of this zodiac sign like freedom, travel, philosophy, being outdoors and dislike clingy people, constrained, off-the-wall theories. The strengths of this sign are being generous, idealistic, sense of humor, while weaknesses can be to promise more than can deliver, impatient and say anything no matter how undiplomatic. The greatest overall compatibility with Sagittarius is Gemini and Aries.

Chinese Zodiac: Horst Buchholz was born in the Year of the Ox. People born under this sign are honest, observant and hardworking. They seldom rely on other people in daily life, which can make them impatient when dealing with others.

Ruling Planet: Horst Buchholz had a ruling planet of Jupiter and has a ruling planet of Jupiter and by astrological associations Thursday is ruled by Jupiter. This planet represents abundance, prosperity and the principle of expansion. People who are born with Jupirer as the ruling planet are optimistic and have a big appetite for life.

Horst Buchholz’s birth sign is Sagittarius and he had a ruling planet of Jupiter.

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