|Ingrid Bergman Quick Info|
|Height||5 ft 9 in|
|Date of Birth||August 29, 1915|
|Date of Death||August 29, 1982|
Ingrid Bergman was a Swedish actor and theatre artist who is regarded as one of the most influential screen figures of cinema. Her career spanned 5 decades and she was cast in movies like Murder on the Orient Express, Anastasia, Joan of Arc, A Woman Called Golda, The Yellow Rolls-Royce, For Whom the Bell Tolls, The Bells of St. Mary’s, Autumn Sonata, and A Matter of Time.
She was born on August 29, 1915.
On August 29, 1982, Ingrid Bergman died of lymphoma complications following a breast cancer operation at the age of 67 in London, England, United Kingdom.
Norra Begravningsplatsen, Stockholm, Sweden
Ingrid Bergman attended Palmgrenska Samskolan. During her time there, she was reportedly neither a good student nor popular.
She later attended the Royal Dramatic Theatre School on a scholarship. She also took voice lessons for 3 years as a child.
Actor, Theatre Artist
- Father – Justus Samuel Bergman (May 2, 1871 – July 29, 1929) (Photographer)
- Mother – Frieda “Friedel” Henriette Auguste Louise (née Adler) Bergman (September 12, 1884 – January 19, 1918),
- Siblings – She had 2 older siblings who died as infants before she was born.
- Others – Johan Peter/Petter Bergman (Paternal Grandfather), Britta/Brita Sofia/Sophia Samuelsdotter (Paternal Grandmother), Ellen (Paternal Aunt) (Died of heart disease), Hulda (Maternal Aunt), Elsa Adler (Maternal Aunt)
According to CelebrityNetWorth.com, her net worth was $20 Million.
5 ft 9 in or 175 cm
60 kg or 132 lbs
Boyfriend / Spouse
Ingrid Bergman had dated –
- John Steinbeck
- David O. Selznick
- Larry Adler
- Paul Henreid
- Joseph Cotten
- Marlon Brando
- John F. Kennedy – RUMOR
- Gary Cooper (1935)
- Bing Crosby (1935)
- Petter Aron Lindström (1937-1950) – She was 21 years old when she married dentist Petter Aron Lindström on July 10, 1937, in Stöde, Sweden. They had a daughter named Friedel Pia Lindström (b. September 20, 1938). The marriage ended in divorce in 1950.
- Burgess Meredith (1940)
- Spencer Tracy (1941)
- Gregory Peck (1944-1945)
- Robert Capa (1945-1946)
- Victor Fleming (1945-1948)
- Roberto Rossellini (1948-1957) – She reportedly started dating Italian filmmaker Roberto Rossellini in 1948 and they married on May 24, 1950. Their romance is remembered as a major s*x scandal of 20th-century Hollywood. They had 3 children – a son named Renato Roberto Ranaldo Giusto Giuseppe (“Robin”) Rossellini (b. February 2, 1950) and twin daughters Isotta Ingrid Rossellini and Isabella Rossellini (b. June 18, 1952). The couple divorced in 1957.
- Yul Brynner (1956)
- Lars Schmidt (1957-1975) – She started dating Lars Schmidt in 1957 and they married on December 21, 1958. The pair divorced in 1975 but he was still by her side at the time of her death.
- Yves Montand (1961)
- Anthony Quinn (1964)
- Omar Sharif (1964)
Race / Ethnicity
Ingrid Bergman was of Swedish and German descent.
She was cast in print ads for –
- J.P. Tod’s Expert Shoemakers (1995)
- German-made “Mont Blanc” elite writing pens (Meierstück / Masterpiece line) (2010)
Since October 1995, Ingrid Bergman’s image has been used to advertise cosmetic products for the Japanese company Kose.
She was cast in a TV commercial for Diet Coke (used footage of her from Casablanca (1942)) in 2003.
Ingrid Bergman Favorite Things
- One Of Her Favorite Co-Stars – Cary Grant
Source – IMDb
Ingrid Bergman Facts
- Her parents named her after Princess Ingrid of Sweden.
- Growing up, she used to spend her summers in Germany and became fluent in German.
- Her father loved to document his daughter’s birthdays with his camera and made her one of his favorite photographic subjects. She stated in her later years, “I was perhaps the most photographed child in Scandinavia”.
- Her mother passed away when she was 2 and a half years old while her father died of stomach cancer when she was 14. She later described the experience of losing both her parents as a child as “living with an ache”.
- She became one of the actors to win the Triple Crown of Acting (an Oscar, Emmy, and Tony).
Featured Image by László Josef Willinger (1909–1989) / eBay / Public Domain