Gisela Johnson Photo

Gisela Johnson Bio, Age, Career, Husband, Arte Johnson Death

Gisela Johnson Biography

Gisela Johnson is the wife of the late American comic actor Arte Johnson who is known for his appearance on ‘Rowan & Martin’s Laugh-In’ as a German soldier.

Her husband Arte died on July 3, 2019, at the age of 90.

Gisela Johnson Age

Gisela’s age is not known to the public. Her husband, however, died at the age of 90 on July 3, 2019.

Gisela Johnson Career

Despite being the wife of a very famous actor, Gisela, has been able to keep her life out of the limelight. It is not known what her occupation was in the early days or even now.

Gisela Johnson Arte Johnson

Gisela is the wife of the late actor, Arte Johnson. She and Arte got married in 1968.

Gisela Johnson Photo
Gisela Johnson Photo

Arte was a comic actor who was a regular on television’s Rowan & Martin’s Laugh-In.

Some of his most remembered characters on the sketch show were a German soldier with the catchphrase “Verrrry interesting.”

Also, he is remembered for his character as an old man who habitually propositioned Ruth Buzzi’s spinster character.

Arte retired from acting in 2006. He last appeared in the Justice League Unlimited episode “The Ties That Bind” as the voice of Virman Vundabar in 2005.

In his career, he had appeared in films like; Miracle in the Rain (1956), The Subterraneans (1960), Bewitched (1965), The Third Day (1965), That Funny Feeling (1965) and The President’s Analyst (1967).

Others are;

  • I Dream of Jeannie (1969)
  • Night Gallery (1971, TV)
  • The Partridge Family (1972)
  • Charge of the Model T’s (1977)
  • Once Upon a Brothers Grimm (1977, TV)
  • Fantasy Island (1977, 1978, TV)
  • Love At First Bite (1979)
  • The Dukes of Hazzard (1979, TV)
  • Condominium (1980, TV)
  • The Love Tapes (1980, TV)
  • Making of a Male Model (1983)
  • Cannonball Run II (1984)
  • The A-Team (1986)
  • Evil Spirits (1990)
  • Evil Toons (1992)
  • Munchie (1992)
  • Justice League Unlimited (2005, TV)

Arte Johnson Death

In 1997, Arte was diagnosed and successfully treated for non-Hodgkins lymphoma. He died on July 3, 2019, after being ill for three years with bladder and prostate cancer. Arte was 90 years old at the time of his death.

Arte is survived by his wife Gisela, with who he’d been married for over 50 years.


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