Otto Waalkes and more
Celebrities mourn the comedian Hans Herbert Böhrs
In Hamburg he has been an icon for many years. Hans Herbert Böhrs has now died at the age of 82. Celebrities like Otto Waalkes mourn.
Mourning for Hans Herbert Böhrs (1940-2022): The musician, comedian, radio presenter and actor died at the age of 82. His son Sebastian Rockendorf has that confirmed by the “Bild” newspaper: “The sadness is huge.” Böhrs was considered one of the founding fathers of the “Hamburg scene” and had also been the organizer of the legendary LiLaBe disguise party in Hamburg since 1976.
According to Rockendorf, this should continue to take place. Böhrs’ son also explains that his father recently suffered from pneumonia. His heart also had only “ten percent pump capacity”, “then kidney failure came on”.
Celebrities say goodbye
In the meantime, some celebrities have said goodbye to social media, above all Otto Waalkes (73). “Farewell to an old friend,” writes the comedian to a photo of Böhrs on Instagram and Twitter. Musician Rolf Zuckowski (74) commented on Waalkes’ post on Instagram with touching words: “He was such a good guy. Always helpful, always positive and encouraging. We remember him with gratitude.”