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Bettmann, Otto Ludwig

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Born: 1903 AD
Died: 1998 AD, at 94 years of age.

Nationality: American
Categories: Actors, Authors

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1903 - Born on the 15th of October in Leipzig, Germany. He was known as "The Picture Man," was the founder of the Bettmann Archive.

1921 - He enrolled in the University of Leipzig. At that time a university education consisted of spending time at a number of schools.

1929 - Quit his work in C.F Peters and moved to Berlin and, wrote his first book, Staat und Menschheit (State and Humanity).

1935 - He emigrated to the United States from Nazi-controlled Germany, "arriving with a few personal effects and two steamer trunks bursting with photographs, line drawings, engravings, and art reproductions".

1983 - He played Dr. Waxman in the movie Lovesick.

1998 - He died on the 3rd of May in the United States.

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