Olaf Ussing

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Olaf Ussing
Born(1907-04-28)28 April 1907
Frederiksberg, Denmark
Died4 January 1990(1990-01-04) (aged 82)
Frederiksberg, Denmark
Years active1937-1988

Olaf Ussing (28 April 1907 4 January 1990) was a Danish film actor. He appeared in 64 films between 1937 and 1988. He was born and died in Denmark.

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