Heuser, Loni

ACTOR (GERMANY)
BORN 22 Jan 1908, Düsseldorf - DIED 6 Mar 1999, Berlin
REAL NAME Heuser, Apollonia Henriette
GRAVE LOCATION Berlin: Städtischer Friedhof Wilmersdorf, Berliner Straße 81-103 (A5-UW-118)

Loni Heuser started as an operetta performer. She debuted at the Theater at the Nollendorfplatz in Berlin and by the time she was 24 she was a succesful star in Berlin.

Before the war she had a few small parts in movies, but after 1950 her movie career really took off. She was in many movies and in 1976 she performed next to Johannes Heesters in the musical "Gigi" at the Theater des Westens in Berlin. She was 67 at the time and Heesters was five years older.

In 1950 she had married the composer Theo Mackeben, but he died only three years later. At the end of the 1970s she retired from acting.

Family
• Husband: Mackeben, Theo

Sources
Internet Movie Database
Find-A-Grave

Images

The grave of Theo Mackeben and Loni Heuser at the Städtischer Friedhof Wilmersdorf, Berlin.
Picture by Androom (26 Jan 2008)

 


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Published: 11 Jan 2013
Last update: 11 Jan 2013