Birth Place Matching "Basel, Switzerland" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)


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1. Marthe Keller

Actress | Marathon Man

Marthe Keller was born on January 28, 1945 in Basel, Switzerland. She studied ballet as a child but stopped after a skiing accident at age 16. She changed to acting, and worked in Berlin at the Schiller Theatre and the Berliner Ensemble.

Keller's earliest film appearances were in Funeral in Berlin (...

2. Roger Federer

Actor | Vengeance: Episode 7 - The Daily Standard

Federer is the former #1 ranked tennis player in the world, having held the number one position for a record 237 consecutive weeks.

He won the Indesit ATP 2004 Race on September 14. The ATP confirmed that his lead was insurmountable, marking what is believed to be the earliest a player has locked up...

3. Marc Benjamin

Actor | Eddie the Eagle

Marc Benjamin was born on April 15, 1986 in Basel, Basel, Switzerland. He is an actor, known for Eddie the Eagle (2016), Unsere Zeit ist jetzt (2016) and Homeland (2011).

4. Christian Kohlund

Actor | Anna Maria - Eine Frau geht ihren Weg

Christian Kohlund was born on August 17, 1950 in Basel, Switzerland. He is an actor and director, known for Anna Maria - Eine Frau geht ihren Weg (1994), Die Schwarzwaldklinik (1985) and La nouvelle malle des Indes (1981). He has been married to Elke Best since 1982. They have two children. He was ...

5. Petra Sprecher

Stunts | Independence Day: Resurgence

Petra grew up in Switzerland. When she was seven years old, she started to train and perform with the local youth circus.

At age thirteen, the troupe was invited to Istanbul, Turkey, to unveil its annual representation. The engagement was a success and after this experience, Petra's interest in ...

6. Charlotte Schwab

Actress | Alarm für Cobra 11 - Einsatz für Team 2

Charlotte Schwab was born on December 17, 1952 in Basel, Switzerland. She is an actress, known for Alarm für Cobra 11 - Einsatz für Team 2 (2003), Alarm für Cobra 11 - Die Autobahnpolizei (1996) and Kreuzfahrt ins Glück (2007). She is married to Sven-Eric Bechtolf. They have one...

7. Dani Levy

Director | Alles auf Zucker!

Dani Levy was born on November 17, 1957 in Basel, Switzerland. He is an actor and director, known for Go for Zucker (2004), Stille Nacht (1995) and RobbyKallePaul (1989). He is married to Sabine Liedl. They have two children.

8. Patricia Regan

Make Up Department | Inside Man

9. Lukas Ettlin

Camera Department | Transformers

Lukas Ettlin is a director and cinematographer, most well-known for his work on Black Sails, Lincoln Lawyer and Battle Los Angeles. He was born in Luzern, Switzerland and started his career as a teenager, remaking Back to the Future in German, shot for shot, VCR to VCR. After graduating from NYU ...

10. Annemarie Düringer

Actress | Die Sehnsucht der Veronika Voss

Annemarie Düringer was born on November 26, 1925 in Basel, Switzerland. She was an actress, known for Veronika Voss (1982), The Devil Strikes at Night (1957) and Vor Sonnenuntergang (1956). She died on November 26, 2014 in Baden, Lower Austria, Austria.

11. László I. Kish

Actor | The Seventh Scroll

László I. Kish was born on March 24, 1957 in Basel, Switzerland. He is an actor and director, known for The Seventh Scroll (1999), Freunde wie wir (1997) and Gänsehaut (1993). He has been married to Ulrike Bliefert since 1990. They have one child.

12. Marcello De Nardo

Actor | The Quest

Marcello De Nardo was born on July 25, 1963 in Basel, Switzerland. He is an actor and producer, known for The Quest (2014), The Last Ship (2014) and Karaoke Knights (2018).

13. Marc Allégret

Director | Avec André Gide

Marc Allégret was born on December 22, 1900 in Basel, Switzerland. He was a director and writer, known for Avec André Gide (1952), The Curtain Rises (1938) and Mam'zelle Nitouche (1931). He was married to Nadine Vogel. He died on November 3, 1973 in Paris, France.

14. Eléonore Hirt

Actress | Un amour de sorcière

Eléonore Hirt was born on December 19, 1919 in Basel, Switzerland. She was an actress, known for Un amour de sorcière (1997), The Night of the Generals (1967) and Comédie (1966). She was married to André Rouyer and Michel Piccoli. She died on January 27, 2017 in Paris, France.

15. Lukas Ammann

Actor | Hast noch der Söhne ja...?

Lukas Ammann was born on September 29, 1912 in Basel, Switzerland. He was an actor and director, known for Hast noch der Söhne ja...? (1959), Bel-Ami Der Frauenheld von Paris (1955) and Bel Ami (1955). He was married to Liselotte Ebnet, Hedda Ippen and Hertha Heger. He died on May 3, 2017 in ...

16. Arthur Cohn

Producer | Central do Brasil

Arthur Cohn is an independent film producer. Six of his films have won an Academy Award. Cohn was born in Basel, Switzerland, to Dr. Marcus Cohn, a lawyer who saved many Jews in WWII through certificates, and Rose Cohn-Galewski, a poet from Berlin. After high school he became a journalist and a ...

17. Birthe Wingren

Actress | Gränsfall

Birthe Wingren was born in 1967 in Basel, Switzerland. She is known for her work on Gränsfall (2007), Venny (2003) and Apinajuttu (2000). She is married to Ville Virtanen.

18. Naomi Krauss

Actress | The International

Naomi Krauss was born in 1967 in Basel, Switzerland. She is an actress, known for The International (2009), 8 Uhr 28 (2010) and Deine Farbe (2017).

19. Elisabeth Müller

Actress | Moselfahrt aus Liebeskummer

Elisabeth Müller was born on July 18, 1926 in Basel, Switzerland. She was an actress, known for Moselfahrt aus Liebeskummer (1953), Alle Tage ist kein Sonntag (1959) and Dr. Crippen lebt (1958). She was married to Kurt Grigoleit. She died on December 11, 2006 in Sempach, Kanton Luzern, Switzerland.

20. Theodor Boder

Director | Strasek, der Vampir

Theodor Boder was born in 1952 in Basel, Switzerland. Commercial training. Since 1980 works as self-taught artist with focus on photography and literature. 2004 Founds Boder Verlag, publishing house. ...

21. Sandra Speichert

Actress | Profil bas

Sandra Speichert was born on January 22, 1971 in Basel, Switzerland. She is an actress, known for Profil bas (1993), Largo Winch (2001) and Mitten im Leben (2007).

22. Helmut Förnbacher

Director | Beiß mich, Liebling

Helmut Förnbacher was born on January 26, 1936 in Basel, Switzerland. He is an actor and director, known for Beiß mich, Liebling (1970), Youth (2015) and Schonzeit für Füchse (1966). He has been married to Kristina Nel since 1975.

23. Isabelle Stoffel

Actress | Hamlet_X

Since her graduation from the Drama Academy in Bern, Isabelle Stoffel has made a stunning international acting career. Born and raised in Switzerland, with German and Spanish as mother tongues, she has played with companies in Lucerne, Zurich, Basel and Bern, in Leuven (Belgium), Hamburg, Berlin, ...

24. Patrick Elias

Actor | Inglourious Basterds

Patrick Elias was born on April 9, 1966 in Basel, Switzerland. He is an actor, known for Inglourious Basterds (2009), Die Schule am See (1997) and Rosamunde (1990).

25. Sigfrit Steiner

Actor | Verspätung in Marienborn

Sigfrit Steiner was born on October 31, 1906 in Basel, Switzerland as Siegfried Albert Steiner. He was an actor and director, known for Stop Train 349 (1963), Der Mond is nur a nackerte Kugel (1981) and Matura-Reise (1947). He was married to Anne-Rose Katz, Irene Mahler and Franca Erika Thoma. He ...

26. Sascha Pederiva

Actor | Unter uns

Sascha Pederiva was born on October 30, 1982 in Basel, Switzerland. He is an actor, known for Unter uns (1994), Verbotene Liebe (1995) and Gute Zeiten, schlechte Zeiten (1992).

27. Julie Bräuning

Actress | Klimt

Julie Bräuning was born in 1977 in Basel, Switzerland. She is an actress, known for Klimt (2006), Die Österreichische Methode (2006) and Jazzclub - Der frühe Vogel fängt den Wurm. (2004).

28. Max Haufler

Director | Menschen, die vorüberziehen

Max Haufler (1910-1965), who was not only one of the most famous Swiss actors, but also the first Swiss actor to be engaged in Hollywood, was born in Basel and originally trained as a painter. From 1936, he performed as an actor on stage and in film and gave already in 1938 his directorial debut ...

31. Lena Sabine Berg

Actress | A Wopbobaloobop a Lopbamboom

Lena Sabine Berg was born on January 13, 1958 in Basel, Switzerland. She is an actress, known for A Wopbobaloobop a Lopbamboom (1989), Die Tür (2009) and Manta, Manta (1991).

32. Mathis Künzler

Actor | Verliebt in Berlin

Mathis Künzler was born on June 13, 1978 in Basel, Switzerland. He is an actor, known for Verliebt in Berlin (2005), Geld.Macht.Liebe (2009) and R.I.S. - Die Sprache der Toten (2007).

33. Hans Wyprächtiger

Actor | Wie gut, daß es Maria gibt

Hans Wyprächtiger was born on September 29, 1929 in Basel, Switzerland. He was an actor, known for Wie gut, daß es Maria gibt (1990), Floris von Rosemund (1975) and The Odessa File (1974). He was married to Helga Ziegler. He died on May 6, 2006 in Prien am Chiemsee, Bavaria, Germany.

34. Ursula Andermatt

Actress | Kommissar Rex

Ursula Andermatt was born on November 25, 1957 in Basel, Switzerland. She is an actress, known for Kommissar Rex (1994), Welcome to Germany (1988) and Die Feuerengel (1997). She is married to Michael Kind.

35. Stina Werenfels

Director | Pastry, Pain and Politics

Earned a degree in Pharmacology and later started working as a freelance journalist and screenwriter. In 1991 she enrolled in the graduate program of film and television at New York University.

36. Pia Hänggi

Actress | Einstein

Pia Hänggi was born on July 6, 1957 in Basel, Switzerland. She is an actress, known for Einstein (1984), Tatort (1970) and Ein Fall für zwei (1981). She is married to Horst Sachtleben.

37. Jürg Löw

Actor | Toni Erdmann

Jürg Löw was born on January 27, 1946 in Basel, Switzerland. He is an actor, known for Toni Erdmann (2016), German Fried Movie (1992) and El suizo - un amour en Espagne (1985).

38. Otto Stern

Actor | Bürgerkrieg in Russland

Otto Stern was born on December 14, 1921 in Basel, Switzerland. He was an actor and director, known for Bürgerkrieg in Russland (1967), Percy Stuart (1969) and Residencia para espías (1966). He died on July 5, 1996 in Munich, Bavaria, Germany.

40. Regine Lutz

Actress | Die Buddenbrooks

Regine Lutz was born on December 22, 1928 in Basel, Switzerland. She is an actress, known for Die Buddenbrooks (1979), Zwischen den Zügen (1961) and Schau heimwärts, Engel (1961).

41. Margrit Winter

Actress | Es geschah am hellichten Tag

Margrit Winter was born on November 13, 1917 in Basel, Switzerland. She was an actress, known for It Happened in Broad Daylight (1958), Die Käserei in der Vehfreude (1958) and Anne Bäbi Jowäger - II. Teil: Jakobli und Meyeli (1962). She was married to Erwin Kohlund. She died on June ...

42. Raphael Sommer

Northmen - A Viking Saga

Raphael Sommer was born on March 8, 1989 in Basel, Basel, Switzerland. He is known for his work on Northmen - A Viking Saga (2014), Eine wen iig, dr Dällebach Kari (2012) and Reborn (2016).

43. Jeanne Waltz

Writer | Pas douce

Jeanne Waltz was born on August 12, 1962 in Basel, Switzerland. She is a writer and director, known for Pas douce (2007), Daqui p'ra alegria (2004) and O Que Te Quero (1998).

44. Hans Schenker

Actor | Kanal fatal

Hans Schenker was born on January 2, 1952 in Basel, Switzerland. He is an actor, known for Kanal fatal (1986), Aus heiterem Himmel (1995) and Für alle Fälle Stefanie (1995). He is married to Isabelle von Siebenthal.

45. Mia Martin

Actress | Almenrausch und Pulverschnee

Mia Martin was born on October 19, 1965 in Basel, Switzerland. She is an actress, known for Almenrausch und Pulverschnee (1993), Too Cold to Swim (2018) and Derrick (1974).

46. George Gebhardt

Actor | The Puppet Crown

George Gebhardt was born on September 21, 1879 in Basel, Switzerland. He was an actor and director, known for The Puppet Crown (1915), The Chosen Prince, or The Friendship of David and Jonathan (1917) and A Woman's Way (1908). He was married to Mrs. George Gebhardt. He died on May 2, 1919 in ...

47. Caroline Rasser

Actress | Fertig lustig

Caroline Rasser was born on January 24, 1971 in Basel, Switzerland. She is an actress, known for Fertig lustig (2000) and Das Paar im Kahn (2004).

49. Alfred Rasser

Actor | HD-Soldat Läppli

Alfred Rasser, one of Switzerland's most popular comedians, was born in 1907 in Basle. Although his most famous role was that of the auxiliary troop soldier Theophil Läppli, a nicely retarded representative of the Swiss army that Rasser created not independently from Jaroslav Hasek's "Svejk" and ...


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