Max Schreck

Max Schreck bio

Birth Name: Friedrich Gustav Max Schreck

Occupation: Movie Actor

Place Of Birth: Berlin

Date Of Birth: September 6, 1879

Date Of Death: February 19, 1936

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: German

Max Schreck was born on the 6th of September, 1879. He was popular for being a Movie Actor. Gaunt actor who played the vampire Count Orlok in the 1922 silent classic film, Nosferatu. He received additional recognition for his roles in the 1922 film, The Merchant of Venice, and the 1928 film, The Republic of Flappers.

Max Schreck was born in Berlin. Beginning his acting in a pre-movie era, he appeared on stage in a production of Bertolt Brecht ‘s Trommeln in der Nacht (Drums in the Night). His Count Orok character was based on Bram Stoker ‘s Dracula, and the film company that made Nosferatu declared bankruptcy after its release to avoid paying royalties to Bram Stoker ‘s family.

Max Schreck was a Virgo and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Max Schreck was born in 1870s.

Friedrich Gustav Max Schreck 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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Max Schreck’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Max Schreck’s parents.

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Personal Life

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

Max Schreck was born in the Year of the Rabbit.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Friedrich Gustav Max Schreck
BIRTH DAY: Saturday
DEATH DAY: Wednesday



Zodiac Sign: Max Schreck was a Virgo. People of this zodiac sign like animals, healthy food, nature, cleanliness, and dislike rudeness and asking for help. The strengths of this sign are being loyal, analytical, kind, hardworking, practical, while weaknesses can be shyness, overly critical of self and others, all work and no play. The greatest overall compatibility with Virgo is Pisces and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: Max Schreck was born in the Year of the Rabbit. People born under this sign are popular because they're sincere and avoid conflict. Though they're sensitive, they also hesitate, which makes them lose on chances.

Ruling Planet: Max Schreck had a ruling planet of Mercury and has a ruling planet of Mercury and by astrological associations Wednesday is ruled by Mercury. In Astrology, Mercury is the planet that rules our mindset. People who are born with Mercury as the ruling planet have communication skills, intellect and cleverness.

Max Schreck’s birth sign is Virgo and he had a ruling planet of Mercury.

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