Kallina, Anna

ACTOR (AUSTRIA)
BORN 31 Mar 1874, Wien - DIED 4 Jan 1948, Wien
GRAVE LOCATION Wien: Zentralfriedhof, Simmeringer Hauptstraße 234, Simmering (Gruppe 16 E, Reihe 10, Nummer 1)

Anna Kallina was the daughter of a high ranked civil servant. She started her acting career as a child and from 1888 she was a member of the Burgtheater. Her first important part was that of Bertha in "Die Ahnfrau" on 2 Nov 1891. In 1906 she married the lawyer Egon Witrofsky.

She played in classical as well as modern parts during the 50 years that she was engaged at the Burgtheater. She also appeared in several silent movies and in 1921 she was Queen Anne in "The Grinning Face". In 1928 she became a honourary citizen of Vienna. In 1933 she retired from the Burgtheater. She died in 1948 in Vienna.

Family
• Daughter: Kallina, Elisabeth

Images

The grave of Anna Kallina at the Zentralfriedhof, Vienna.
Picture by Androom (28 Aug 2014)

 

Sources
Anna Kallina – Wikipedia


Kallina, Elisabeth

Published: 29 Apr 2018
Last update: 29 Apr 2018