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Star of German-speaking cinema honored for 30-year-old wager

Published on 24/06/2011

He's known as an actor for his starring role as Kaiser Franz Joseph in the classic 1950s trilogy 'Sissi', but a wager on a German TV show catapulted Karlheinz Bhm to become a humanitarian hero in Ethiopia.