Hans Söhnker: Hans Söhnker. Actor: Sherlock Holmes and the Deadly Necklace. Hans Söhnker was born on 11 October 1903 in Kiel, Germany. He was an actor, known for Sherlock Holmes and the Deadly Necklace (1962), Film Without a Name (1948) and Brand im Ozean (1939). He was previously married to Ingeborg Knoche-Lücken and Charlotte Berlow. He died on 20 April 1981 in West Berlin, West Germany.