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Romy Schneider

Romy Schneider
Photo: Unknown (Mondadori Publisher), published in magazine Bolero / Public domain / Wikimedia Commons

Birth Date

September 23, 1938


May 29, 1982


Germany - France

Sun Sign


Natural hair color

Dark Brown

Eye color



5 ft 3¾ in | 162 cm

Body Measurements

33-24-33 in | 84-61-84 cm


47 kg | 104 lbs

Bra Size


Shoe size

7.5 US | 38 EU

Early acting career First movie Breakthrough

Romy Schneider was born in Vienna, Austria, on September 23, 1938, was a German-French actress.

Young Romy Schneider first started her acting career in the German Heimatfilm genre films, at the age of 15.

She made her big screen debut in German drama film When the White Lilacs Bloom Again (Wenn der weiße Flieder wieder blüht) (1953) in role as Evchen Förster.

She got her television debut in comedy film Die Sendung der Lysistrata (1961) in role as Myrrhine / Uschi.

Romy's breakthrough performance came as Sissi in Austrian biography film Sissi (1955), for which she was nominated for the Bambi Award for Best Actress - National.

Romy Schneider Height and Weight

How tall was Romy Schneider and what was her weight? Romy Schneider's height was 5' 3¾" іn fееt аnd іnсhеѕ or 162 іn cеntіmеtrеѕ, her weight was 104 іn pоunds or 47 іn kіlоgrаmѕ.

Romy Schneider Body Measurements

Romy Schneider body measurements was bust-waist-hip 33-24-33 in inches or 84-61-84 in cеntіmеtrеѕ, her bra size was 32B with cup size B.

Best Movies

She played Sissi in Sissi film trilogy:

Sissi (1955)

The Young Empress (Die junge Kaiserin) (1956)

Fateful Years of an Empress (Schicksalsjahre einer Kaiserin) (1957)

She won the César Award for Best Actress for her roles in movies:

That Most Important Thing: Love (L'important c'est d'aimer) (1975) French romantic drama in role as Nadine Chevalier

A Simple Story (Une histoire simple) (1978) French drama in role as Marie

She was nominated for the César Award for Best Actress for her roles in movies:

A Woman at Her Window (Une femme à sa fenêtre) (1976) French drama in role as Margot (Santorini)

Womanlight (Clair de femme) (1979) drama in role as Lydia Tovalski

The Passerby (La Passante du Sans-Souci) (1982) French German drama in role as Elsa Wiener / Lina Baumstein

She was nominated for the Golden Globe Award for Best Actress - Drama for her role as Annemarie von Hartman in drama film The Cardinal (1963).

The Trial (1962) drama in role as Leni, directed by Orson Welles

What's New Pussycat (1965) comedy opposite Peter Sellers, Peter O'Toole and Ursula Andress

The Swimming Pool (La Piscine) (1969) psychological thriller with Alain Delon and Maurice Ronet

Good Neighbor Sam (1964) comedy opposite Jack Lemmon and Michael Connors

The Assassination of Trotsky (1972) historical drama with Richard Burton and Alain Delon

Death Watch (1980) science fiction opposite Harvey Keitel and Harry Dean Stanton

Best TV Shows

She guest starred in sketch comedy television program Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In (1969).


Attended Schönau’s elementary school.

Studied at Castle Goldenstein in Elsbethen.

Had younger brother, Wolf-Dieter.

Had German and Austrian ancestry.

She won the David di Donatello Lifetime Achievement Award in 1979.

Received the Honorary César Award in 2008.

Was good friends with German politician Willy Brandt and French actor Jean-Claude Brialy.

Romy died on May 29, 1982, 7th arrondissement, Paris, at the age of 43.


She was married to:

Harry Meyen (1966-1975) they had a son, David Christopher

Daniel Biasini (1975-1981) they had a daughter, Sarah Magdalena


She was engaged to French actor Alain Delon (1959-1963).

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