Danish actor regarded for his 17 many years of starring about the air show Dr. Christian as well as for his commitment towards the film market. Two of his most well-known film roles had been as Marcus Schouler in Greed so that as Shirley Temple’s grandfather in Heidi. His profession in entertainment started in 1906 when he shot two movies in Germany before shifting to america seven years later on to shoot almost every other film he made an appearance in. He previously a notable part as Dr. John Luke in the 1936 film THE UNITED STATES Doctor, that was accompanied by two sequels. He was wedded to Via Hersholt from 1914 until he passed on, and he was survived by his two kids, Jean Jr. and Allan. His last film role arrived in 1955, alongside Wayne Cagney in Operate for Cover.