Irene Triesch

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Irene Triesch in 1904

Irene Triesch , nee Tritsch, married Lamond ( April 13, 1875 in Vienna , Austria-Hungary - November 24, 1964 in Basel ) was an Austrian actress . From 1904 she was married to the pianist Frederic Lamond and from 1938 lived in his retirement home at Alan Grange House near Glasgow .


The main actors of the Lessing Theater under the direction of Otto Brahm (1905–1912).

Discovered by Friedrich Mitterwurzer , she began her stage career at the Residenztheater in Berlin in 1894. After various engagements, she belonged to the ensemble of the Lessing Theater , headed by Otto Brahm since 1904 , where she became one of the stars of the stage. She and her husband had a daughter, Irene Elisabeth Lamond (born approx. 1904).

Radio plays (selection)


  • Triesch, Irene , in: Joseph Walk (ed.): Short biographies on the history of the Jews 1918–1945 . Munich: Saur, 1988, ISBN 3-598-10477-4 , p. 368
  • Triesch, Irene , in: Werner Röder; Herbert A. Strauss (Ed.): International Biographical Dictionary of Central European Emigrés 1933-1945 . Volume 2.2. Munich: Saur, 1983 ISBN 3-598-10089-2 , p. 1175

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supporting documents

  1. The year of birth 1877, which is often found, is incorrect. See the birth entry in the Vienna Jewish registers, No. 1235 from 1875. Also:
  2. ^ University of Glasgow, Irene Lamond Papers. Retrieved October 10, 2016 .