BORN 17 Aug 1886, Linz - DIED 13 Feb 1964, Wien|
GRAVE LOCATION Wien: Hietzinger Friedhof, Maxingstraße 15, Hietzing (Gruppe 17, Reihe 5, Nummer 220)
Louise Kartousch was educated at the music schools of Linz and Vienna. As a child she had several parts in Linz and from 1902 she worked as second soubrette in Linz and appeared at the opera as a Walküre. In 1907 she was engaged at the Theater an der Wien, where she appeared in operetta's by Lehar and others.
From 1911 onwards she often worked with Ernst Tautenhayn. She appeared in operatta's like "Eva", "Dollarprinzessin", "Rose von Stambul" and "Graf von Luxemburg". During the 1930s she also appeared in several movies. Her last movie appearance was in "Wenn die Götter lieben" (1942).