German actor Günter Grabbert has died. The 79-year-old stage and voice actor died on Wednesday, December 15, 2010, after a heart attack in the Leipzig University Hospital, his wife said Thursday. The news agency dpa. reported that the former ensemble member of the Leipziger Schauspielhauses theater was admitted on Monday to the intensive care unit. He had a stroke in the spring, from which he had all but recovered, "said his widow. Grabbert played numerous theatrical, film and television roles in the GDR and after reunification. Günter was the German voice of Daniel Michev in the 1970 DEFA Indian film “Osceola”.
Born in Toledo, Ohio in 1946 I have a BA degree in American History from Cal St. Northridge. I've been researching the American West and western films since the early 1980s and visiting filming sites in Spain and the U.S.A. Elected a member of the Spaghetti Western Hall of Fame 2010.