Fita Benkhoff

Fita Benkhoff (1 November 1901 26 October 1967) was a German actress.[1]

Fita Benkhoff
Fita Benkhoff in 1938
Born(1901-11-01)1 November 1901
Dortmund, Germany
Died26 October 1967(1967-10-26) (aged 65)
Munich, West Germany
Years active1933-1967


Benkhoff was born in 1901. In the 1920s the actress Louise Dumont separated from her husband. Dumont was attached to a number of young actresses including Benkhoff, Hanni Hoessrich and Luise Rainer. It has been presumed that Dumont was bisexual.[2] Benkhoff appeared in more than 100 films between 1933 and 1967.

Selected filmography


  1. "Fita Benkhoff". filmportal. Retrieved 6 June 2015.
  2. Bio of Dumont,, Retrieved 24 July 2016
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