Adolf E. Licho

Adolf E. Licho
Born 13 September 1876
Kremenchug, Poltava Governorate, Russian Empire, now Ukraine
Died 11 October 1944
Los Angeles, California, United States
Other names Adolf Edgar Licho
Occupation Actor, Writer, Director
Years active 1914-1944 (film)

Adolf E. Licho (1876–1944) was a Russian-German actor, screenwriter and film director.[1] He was born of Jewish parentage in Kremenchug which was then part of the Russian Empire, but emigrated to Germany to work in the theatre and then later in silent films. Following the Nazi Party's takeover in 1933 he went into exile, first in Austria and France and later in the United States. In Hollywood he played minor roles until his death in 1944.

Selected filmography


  1. Parrill p.371

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