Sonja Henie

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Sonja Henie (April 8, 1912 – October 12, 1969) was a Norwegian figure skater and film star. She was a three-time Olympic Champion (1928, 1932, 1936) in Ladies Singles, a ten-time World Champion (1927–1936) and a six-time European Champion (1931–1936). Henie won more Olympic and World titles than any other ladies figure skater. At the height of her acting career she was one of the highest paid stars in Hollywood.

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Filmography

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Selected Sonja Henie film and TV show credits.

Acting Credits

1956
Holiday on Ice
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1948
Karen Kirsten

1945
It's a Pleasure
Chris Linden

1943
Wintertime (1943)
Nora Ostgaard

1942
Iceland (1942)
Katina Jonsdottir

1941
Karen Benson

1939
Second Fiddle (1939)
Trudi Hovland

1939
Louise

1938
My Lucky Star (1938)
Kristina Nielsen

1938
Happy Landing (1938)
Trudy Ericksen

1937
Sonja Henie - at Fictional Premiere

1937
Thin Ice (1937)
Lili Heiser

1936
Greta Muller

1927
En ung skøyteløperske

Producer Credits

1958
Hello London
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Soundtrack Credits

1941
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1938
My Lucky Star (1938)
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1938
Happy Landing (1938)
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1937
Thin Ice (1937)
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1936
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Magazine issues featuring Sonja Henie on the cover.
  • Sonja Henie - Screenland Magazine [United States] (November 1937)
  • Sonja Henie - Screen Book Magazine [United States] (January 1939)
  • Sonja Henie - Motion Picture Magazine [United States] (October 1937)
  • Sonja Henie - Motion Picture Magazine [United States] (December 1938)
  • Sonja Henie - Song Hits Magazine [United States] (October 1938)
  • Sonja Henie - Movie Mirror Magazine [United States] (December 1937)

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  • Sonja Henie - Celebrity Sleuth Magazine [United States] (2000)

Dating History

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First NameSonja
Last NameHenie
Full Name at BirthSonja Henie
Other Names`Pavlova of the Ice`
Age57 (age at death)
Date of BirthApril 8, 1912
BirthplaceOslo, Norway
Date of DeathOctober 12, 1969
Location of DeathOslo, Norway
Cause of DeathLeukemia
Height5' 3" (160 cm)
BuildSlim
Eye ColorBrown - Light
Hair ColorBlonde
Star SignAries
SexualityStraight
EthnicityWhite
NationalityNorwegian
OccupationActress
Occupation CategoryActress
Claim to FameIce Skating
FatherWilhelm Henie (1872–1937)
MotherSelma Lochmann-Nielsen (1888–1961)

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