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  1. Dec 30, 2014 · Luise Rainer, who left Nazi Germany for Hollywood and soared to fame in the 1930s as the first star to win back-to-back Oscars, then quit films at the peak of her career for occasional stage...

  2. Dec 31, 2014 · Rainer, whose meteoric rise and rapid descent mystified movie fans for decades, died of pneumonia Tuesday at her home in London, said her daughter, Francesca Knittel Bowyer. She was 104. She made...

  3. Dec 30, 2014 · Dec 30, 2014 11:24am PT. Luise Rainer: 20 Things You Didn’t Know About the Legendary Actress. By Cynthia Littleton. Ted Allan/Hulton Archive/Getty Images. When it came to recognizing the...

  4. Dec 30, 2014 · Actress Luise Rainer, who became the first winner of consecutive Oscars in the 1930s, has died at the age of 104. The German-born star was named best actress in 1936 and 1937 - a feat achieved...

  5. Birthday: Jan 12, 1910. Birthplace: Düsseldorf, Germany. Like many compatriots in the pre-war central European arts community, Luise Rainer escaped the fascist clouds gathering over Europe to...

  6. Dec 30, 2014 · Actress Luise Rainer, who won back-to-back Oscars, has died. She was 104. NPR's Jasmine Garsd reports on an actress who made Hollywood history and then chose to walk away.

  7. Dec 30, 2014 · Luise Rainer: 1910-2014. Dan Callahan December 30, 2014. Tweet. It was an unusually long life, 104 years until it ended today, but Luise Rainer was best known for having won back-to-back Academy Awards for Best Actress in the late 1930s, for "The Great Ziegfeld" in 1936 and "The Good Earth" in 1937.

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