Leni Riefenstahl

Leni Riefenstahl bio

Birth Name: Helene Bertha Amalie Riefenstahl

Occupation: Movie Actress

Place Of Birth: Berlin

Date Of Birth: August 22, 1902

Date Of Death: September 8, 2003

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: German

Leni Riefenstahl was born on the 22nd of August, 1902. She was famous for being a Movie Actress. Director and actress who played Martha in Lowlands, which she directed in 1954.

Leni Riefenstahl was born in Berlin. She danced in several of Arnold Fanck films, such as The White Hell of Pitz Palu. She directed the documentary film Triumph of the Will, which was filmed in Nuremberg where the Nazi Party had its headquarters.

Leni Riefenstahl was a Leo and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Leni Riefenstahl was born in 1900s. Discover what happened on this day.

Helene Bertha Amalie Riefenstahl is part of G.I. Generation also known as The Greatest Generation. This generation experienced much of their youth during the Great Depression and rapid technological innovation such as the radio and the telephone. The initials "G.I." is military terminology referring to "Government Issue" or "General Issue".


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Leni Riefenstahl’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and her father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Leni Riefenstahl’s parents.

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Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, Leni Riefenstahl kept her personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Leni Riefenstahl was born in the Year of the Tiger.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Helene Bertha Amalie Riefenstahl
RELIGION: Lutheran



Zodiac Sign: Leni Riefenstahl was a Leo. People of this zodiac sign like to be admired, expensive things, bright colors, and dislike being ignored, facing difficulties, not being treated specially. The strengths of this sign are being creative, passionate, generous, warm-hearted, cheerful, humorous, while weaknesses can be arrogant, stubborn, self-centered, lazy and inflexible. The greatest overall compatibility with Leo is Aquarius, Gemini.

Chinese Zodiac: Leni Riefenstahl was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign are thought to be brave and independent. They're respected for their deep thoughts and courageous actions, but sometimes show off when accomplishing something.

Ruling Planet: Leni Riefenstahl had a ruling planet of Sun and has a ruling planet of Sun and by astrological associations Saturday is ruled by Sun. The Sun is about vitality and is the core giver of life. It is also known as being the most generous and noble of signs. People who are born with the Sun as the ruling planet are courageous, self-expressive and bold.

Leni Riefenstahl’s birth sign is Leo and she had a ruling planet of Sun.

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