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Dietrich, Marlene Syllabification: Die·trich, Marlene
Pronunciation: /ˈdētrik/

Definition of Dietrich, Marlene in English:

( 1901–92), US actress and singer; born in Germany; born Maria Magdelene Dietrich. She became known for her part as Lola in The Blue Angel (1930), one of many movies that she made with Josef von Sternberg. From the 1950s, she was also successful as a cabaret performer.

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