Otto Wilhelm Fischer
- Category : Entertainment-Actor-Actress
- Type : ME
- Profile : 1/3 - Investigating / Martyr
- Definition : Single
- Incarnation Cross : RAX Tension 1
Austrian actor. A leading man of German cinema, Fischer began his career with Max Reinhardt's stage company. He soon became a popular star in both German and Austrian plays. In the mid-1930s, Fischer began appearing in films such as Burgtheater (1936) and Diary of a Married Woman (1953). Fischer occasional assisted on directorial chores during the 1950s with such films as Ich such Dich (1956).
In the early 1970s, he retired to concentrate on linguistics and philosophy, on which he lectured and published a number of books.
He died in Lugano, Switzerland of kidney failure on 29 January 2004.