Josef von Sternberg

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Josef von Sternberg
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Age: 75 (age at death)
Born: 29 May, 1894, Vienna, Austria-Hungary (now Austria)
Nationality: Austrian
Claim to Fame: The Blue Angel (1930)

Josef von Sternberg, born Jonas Sternberg (29 May 1894 – 22 December 1969) was an Austrian-American film director. His family emigrated permanently to the United States when he was fourteen, and he grew up in New York City. He started working at World Film Company in Fort Lee, New Jersey, where he was mentored by French director Emile Chautard. Wikipedia


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Nominated for 7 Awards | Won 5

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