Klaus Kinski

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Klaus Kinski
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Kinski at the 1988 Cannes Film Festival
Born
Nikolaus Karl Günther Nakszyński

(1926-10-18)18 October 1926
Zoppot, Free City of Danzig (now Sopot, Poland)
Died23 November 1991(1991-11-23) (aged 65)
Lagunitas-Forest Knolls, California
Years active1948-1989

Klaus Kinski, born Klaus Günter Karl Nakszynski (18 October 1926 – 23 November 1991) was a German actor. He appeared in more than 130 movies. He was famous for working with Werner Herzog and also notorious for his infamous violent outbursts.

He was the father of actors Pola Kinski, Nastassja Kinski and Nikolai Kinski.

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