Polish-born actress Ingrid Pitt, photographed 19 December 1968. “Ingrid Pitt, who survived a Nazi concentration camp to become an acclaimed British movie actress, has died. Dubbed “the first lady of English horror” by her fans, Pitt also dodged Communist police in Germany before moving to England to become one of the country’s best-known fright film stars. She played in movies such as “Where Eagles Dare” and “The Wicker Man” along with a slew of camp horror classics. She was 73 years old.” Associated Press.