Fans are still missing the character of Hilda from the TV Series Hogan’s Heroes. It was played by actress Late Sigrid Valdis. Let’s check below Sigrid Valdis Biography, age, net worth, died, cause of death, and lots more.
Sigrid Valdis Biography, Movies, Husbands, Children, Died, Cause of Death & More
Who Is Sigrid Valdis ?
Sigrid Valdis was an American actress. She was best known for playing “Hilda” in the American television series Hogan’s Heroes. Her real name was Patricia Annette Olson.
Sigrid Valdis Date of Birth
Sigrid Valdis was born on 21st September 1935, in Bakersfield, California, United States.
Sigrid Valdis Parents & Siblings
Sigrid’s father’s name is Stephen Underwood whereas her mother’s name is Carole Underwood. She has two sisters named Shanna Underwood and Stephanie Underwood respectively.
Sigrid Valdis Nationality, Religion & Ethnicity
Sigrid is a Christian by religion with American Nationality. Her ethnicity is mixed. She is of Swedish descent.
Sigrid Valdis Education
Sigrid completed her school life at Marymount High School.
Sigrid Valdis Profession & Career
Sigrid debuted in Hollywood with the movie Two Tickets to Paris in 1962. Her Television debut came 2 years later in 1964 with the TV series Kraft Suspense Theatre. She becomes popular with the role of Hilda in the TV Series Hogan’s Heroes. Her last movie Our Man Flint released in 1966. She was been part of only 7 Hollywood flicks including TV Series to date.
Sigrid Valdis Marriage, Husbands & Children
Sigrid Valdis married George Gilbert Ateyeh on 5th November 1958. George died on 11th November 1967. In between, they were blessed with one daughter named Melissa Smith Ateyeh. After that, Sigrid Valdis married for the second time. This time with Bob Crane on 16th October 1970. Bob also died on 29th June 1978. Before that, they have one son (Robert Scott Crane) & one daughter (Ana Marie Crane) respectively.
Sigrid Valdis Died
Sigrid Valdis died on 14th October 2007 in Anaheim, California, United States. At the time of death, her age was 72 years.
Sigrid Valdis Cause of Death
Twice widowed, Sigrid Valdis died on 14th October 2007, due to lung cancer in Anaheim, California, at the age of 72. Causes of lung cancer include smoking, second-hand smoke, and exposure to certain toxins.