BORN 12 Feb 1904, Hörde (now part of Dortmund) - DIED 18 Dec 1984, Berlin|
REAL NAME Platte, Rudolf Antonius Heinrich
GRAVE LOCATION Berlin: Städtischer Friedhof Wilmersdorf, Berliner Straße 81-103 (A6-UW-126 (Ehrengrab))
Rudolf Platte debuted at the Freilichtbühne Düsseldorf in 1925.
After engagements in other cities Viktor Barnowsky engaged him
in Berlin in 1927. In 1929 he made his first movie, "Revolte
im Erziehungshaus". In 1934 he was in "Schützenkönig wird der
Felix". In 1935 he was a member of the forbidden cabaret "Die
Katakombe". From 1940 to 1944 he was the manager of the Theater
in der Behrendstraße and after the war he managed the Theater
am Schiffbauerdamm until 1947.|
After 1949 he had further movie parts and during the 1960s he was in television productions. He had his last part in Fassbinder's "Die Sehnsucht der Veronika Voß" (1981).
Platte was married to Vally Hagar and in 1942 for a short time to Georgia Lind. From 1942 to 1953 he was married to Marina Ried, but in 1953 he married Lind again and they stayed together until she died in 1984. Platte died only eight days later.
Wife: Lind, Georgia (1953-1984)
Rudolf Platte â€“ Wikipedia
Mende, Hans-Jürgen, Lexicon Berliner Grabstätten, Haude & Spener, 2005