Sonja Henie, Date of Birth, Place of Birth, Date of Death


Sonja Henie

Norwegian figure skater

Date of Birth: 08-Apr-1912

Place of Birth: Christiania, Norway

Date of Death: 12-Oct-1969

Profession: actor, art collector, film actor, figure skater

Nationality: Norway, United States

Zodiac Sign: Aries

Show Famous Birthdays Today, World

👉 Worldwide Celebrity Birthdays Today

About Sonja Henie

  • Sonja Henie (8 April 1912 – 12 October 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 and starred in a series of box-office hits, including Thin Ice (1937), My Lucky Star (1938), Second Fiddle (1939) and Sun Valley Serenade (1941).

Read more at Wikipedia