Michael Degen Children: Elisabeth Degen, Jakob Degen, Adina Degen, Gabi Degen, the daughters and son of the late German-Israeli actor.
Michael Degen was a German-Israeli actor. He was a film and theater actor, theater director and writer.
Born in Chemnitz as the son of Jewish parents, Degen survived as a child the Holocaust at Berlin. His father, Jacob Degen, a language professor and businessman, was detained in the Sachsenhausen concentration camp.
In 1940, his father passed away shortly after his release as a result of the torture. In order to stay survive, his mother Anna and son Michaelhid in an arbor colony until the end of the war.
It was in 1946 that Degen made his debut on the stage. He gained his training via a grant at the acting academy of the Deutsches Theater in East Berlin.
In 1949, he immigrated from Israel over two and a half years. Degen was an army soldier in Israel and also performed in theaters in Tel Aviv.
Michael Degen Children: Elisabeth Degen, Jakob Degen, Adina Degen, Gabi Degen
Michael Degen was blessed with four children; three daughters and a son.
Elisabeth Degen is the first child and daughter of the actor. She is an actress, and was born on January 19, 1971, Berlin, Germany, making her 51 years in 2022.
Jakob Degen is the second child and first son of the actor. His date of birth is unknown.
Adina Degen is the third child and second daughter of the actor. Her date of birth is also known.
Gabi Degen is the fourth child and third daughter of the actor. Her date of birth is also unknown as well.
Born on January 31, 1932, in Chemnitz, Germany, Michael Degen died on April 9, 2022, in Hamburg, Germany, at the age of 90.