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Walbrook [formerly Wohlbrück], (Adolf Wilhelm) Antonlocked

(1896–1967)
  • Donald Roy

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Walbrook [formerly Wohlbrück], (Adolf Wilhelm) Anton (1896–1967), actor, was born in Vienna, Austria, on 19 November 1896, the son of Adolf Wohlbrück, a circus clown from Hamburg, and his Austrian wife, Gisela Rosa Cohn. Brought up in a show-business environment, he could also trace his ancestry back through several generations of performers to his great-great-grandfather, an eighteenth-century actor named ...

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