Date of Birth:
17 November 1905
Mischa Auer played in 13 movies in the Action, Crime, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Music, Adventure, Drama, Comedy, Music, Western, Thriller genres.
Mischa Auer got succeed with average imdb rating 6.7.
The screen's foremost "Mad Russian" (though he was more dour than demented in most of his movie appearances), Mischa Auer was the son of a Russian navy officer who died in the Russo-Japanese war. Auer's family scattered during the Bolshevik revolution, forcing the 12-year-old Mischa to beg, borrow, and steal to survive. Orphaned during a typhus epidemic, Auer moved to New York where he lived with his maternal grandfather, violinist Leopold Auer.
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