Mihail Baloh was born on May 21, 1928 in Jesenice, Slovenia. He started participating in local theatre productions after the World War II and eventually enrolled in the AGRFT in Ljubljana, where he graduated in 1952. In 1953 he began collaboration with the Permanent Slovene Theatre in Trieste. There he worked with the director Jože Babič who also offered him his first major film role “Svet na Kajžarju” (1952). From 1967 he worked in international productions on projects such as the Austrian TV comedy series “Leni”, and in the German Winnetou films of which he appeared in three: “Frontier Hellcat” (1964), “The Desperado Trail” (1964) and “The Half-Breed” (1966) as well as a later Euro-western “Hellhounds of Alaska” (1972) with Doug McClure. He continues today to work in the theatre.
Today we celebrate Mihail Baloh’s 75th birthday