Disco Zeit

Ilja Richter (compiler)
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Disco Zeit
Ilja Richter
Sony Music, 2012
1 cd
Playing time
ca. 153 min.
Placing suggestion
78 - Pop (NBLC) P3 - Populaire muziek Duits (Flemish music schema)

Availability in Flemish libraries

More than 1 times in Flemish libraries

About Ilja Richter

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Ilja Richter (born 24 November 1952 in East Berlin) is a German actor, voice actor, television presenter, singer, theatre director and author.


Ilja Richter was born to parents Georg and Eva Richter. Georg was a Communist, who named Ilja after the Russian journalist Ilya Ehrenburg, and Eva was a Jew who survived the Third Reich under a fake Aryan identity. Georg spent nine and a half years in the penitentiary and concentration camp during the Third Reich.

After the family was in political difficulties in East Germany, they moved to West Berlin in 1953. There, the Richters leased a restaurant. In 1955, Ilja's sister Janina was born, and in 1959 they moved to Cologne. There, too, the Richters ran a restaurant, but moved back in 1960 to West Berlin, where they opened a pension.

Eva, a former actress, brought Ilja to the Sender Freies Berlin (Radio Free Berlin) for an audition. Ilja's ac…Read more on Wikipedia