Sonja Henie Norwegian figure skater
Sonja Henie is a 57 years old Norwegian figure skater from Christiania. Sonja Henie was born on April 08, 1912 (died on October 12, 1969, she was 57 years old) in Christiania.
Sonja Henie was a Norwegian figure skater and film star. She was a three-time Olympic Champion in Ladies Singles a ten-time World Champion and a six-time European Champion. 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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No, she died on 10/12/1969, 52 years ago. She was 57 years old when she died. Cause of death: leukemia. She died in Oslo and buried in Høvikodden .
Her father Wilhelm Henie and Wilhelm Henie was 39 years old when Sonja born. Her father was a Norwegian speed skater racing cyclist and figure skating coach.
Sonja Henie had two marriages.
Niels Onstad, Norwegian shipowner and art collector
Dan Topping, American baseball executive
Sonja Henie Movies (18)
There are 18 movies of Sonja Henie.
Her first feature film was I Miss Sonia Henie (1971). She was 58 when she starred in this movie. Since 1971, she has appeared in 18 feature films. The last one is The Countess of Monte Cristo (1948). In this movie, she played the character Karen Kirsten .Sonja Henie movies.
Sonja Henie movie characters
The names of the characters/jobs in the films she starred in are as follows:
|Writer||I Miss Sonia Henie (1971)||58|
|Herself||I Miss Sonia Henie (1971)||58|
|Kristina Nielsen||My Lucky Star (1938)||26|
|Karen Benson||Sun Valley Serenade (1941)||29|
|Trudi Hovland||Second Fiddle (1939)||27|
|Lili Heiser||Thin Ice (1937)||25|
|Nora Ostgaard||Wintertime (1943)||31|
|Katina Jonsdottir||Iceland (1942)||30|
|Trudy Ericksen||Happy Landing (1938)||25|
|Greta Müller||One in a Million (1937)||24|
|herself||Hello London (1960)||48|
|Producer||Hello London (1960)||48|
|Chris Linden||It's a Pleasure (1945)||32|
|A Star Is Born World Premiere (1954)||42|
|Herself||Take It or Leave It (1944)||32|
|Louise Norden||Everything Happens at Night (1939)||27|
|En ung skøyteløperske||Syv dage for Elisabeth (1927)||15|
|Karen Kirsten||The Countess of Monte Cristo (1948)||36|
Sonja Henie TV Shows (3)
Her first TV Show was The Ed Sullivan Show (1948).
Awarded Knight First Class of the Order of St. Olav in 1935 .
Game & Races (5)
|Name||Age at that time|
|figure skating at the 1932 Winter Olympics – ladies' singles||-|
|figure skating at the 1936 Winter Olympics – ladies' singles||-|
|figure skating at the 1928 Winter Olympics – ladies' singles||-|
|figure skating at the 1924 Winter Olympics – ladies' singles||-|
|1924 Winter Olympics||11 years old|
Sonja Henie zodiac sign was aries.How tall was Sonja Henie?
She was 5′3″ ft tall, which is equal to 1.6 meters.
Other facts about Sonja Henie
|Place of death||Oslo|
|Date of death||1969-10-12T00:00:00Z|
|Unmarried partner||Jack Dunn|
|U.S. National Archives Identifier||10568650|
|Languages spoken, written or signed||English|
|Sports discipline competed in||Pair Skating|
|Family name||Henie. Show people with the surname Henie|
|Victory||Figure Skating At The 1936 Winter Olympics – Ladies' Singles|
|Place of burial||Høvikodden|
|Manner of death||Natural Causes|
|Country of citizenship||United States Of America|
|Partner in business or sport||Jack Dunn|
|Name in native language||Sonja Henie|
|Cause of death||Leukemia|
|Munzinger Sport number||01000051592|