Raul, Fred

ACTOR, DIRECTOR (AUSTRIA)
BORN 20 Mar 1910, Allerdorf, Steiermark - DIED 25 Aug 1985, Baden (near Wien)
REAL NAME Greschitz, Alois
GRAVE LOCATION Baden (near Wien), Niederösterreich: Helenenfriedhof, Steinbruchgasse

Fred Raul was of Hungarian descent. He performed in theatres in Graz, Stettin, Augsburg and Leipzig. From 1949 onwards he was engaged as director and singer at the Landestheater in Salzburg and in 1956 he moved to the Tiroler Landestheater in Innsbruck.

He played in a number of movies from 1957 to 1961. They were directed by Georg Jacoby and Jacoby's wife Marika Rökk had parts in them. Jacoby died in 1964 and in 1968 Raul married Marika and he also acted as her manager.

He died in 1985 and was buried at the Helenenfriedhof in Baden. Marika was buried beside him after her death in 2004.

Family
• Wife: Rökk, Marika (1968-)

Sources
Fred Raul – Wikipedia

Images

The grave of Marika Rökk at The Helenen Friedhof, Baden.
Picture by Androom (21 Sep 2004)

 


Ravez, Auguste

Published: 6 Jul 2014
Last update: 6 Jul 2014