Caption: Still of Marlene Dietrich in Der blaue Engel (1930)
Soundtrack, Actress, Music Department
Born: December 27, 1901
Star sign: Capricorn
Height: 5' 4½" (1.64 m)
Known for: Witness for the Prosecution (1957), Judgment at Nuremberg (1961), The Blue Angel (1930), Destry Rides Again (1939)
Her father was a police lieutenant and imbued in her a military attitude to life. Marlene was known in school for her "bedroom eyes" and her first affairs were at this stage in her life - a professor at the school was terminated. She entered the cabaret scene in 1920s Germany, first as a spectator then as a cabaret singer. In 1924, she married and...