Brosig, Egon

BORN 25 Oct 1889, Ohlau, Schlesien (now: Olawa, Poland) - DIED 25 May 1961, Berlin (West)
GRAVE LOCATION Berlin: Städtischer Friedhof Wilmersdorf, Berliner Straße 81-103 (B5-UR-104)

Egon Brosig was the son of a brewery owner. He started his acting career in Salzbrunn and Kattowitz before he came to Berlin in 1915. He performed in operettas and comical plays in Berlin amns Hamburg. Between 1932 and 1945 he could be seen in many movies.

From 1947 until 1953 he was engaged at the Komischen Oper in Berlin. He also had parts at the Schillertheater and at the Renaissance-Theater.


The grave of Egon Brosig at the Städtischer Friedhof Wilmersdorf, Berlin.
Picture by Androom (26 Jan 2008)


• Mende, Hans-Jürgen, Lexicon Berliner Grabstätten, Haude & Spener, 2006 - Alles zum deutschen Film

Brotherhood, Peter

Published: 27 Jul 2008
Last update: 14 Feb 2022