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Christoph Waltz

1956 - Today

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Christoph Waltz (German pronunciation: [ˈkʀɪstɔf ˈvalts]; born 4 October 1956) is a German-Austrian actor. He is the recipient of numerous accolades, including two Academy Awards, two British Academy Film Awards, two Screen Actors Guild Awards, and two Golden Globe Awards. Since 2009, he has been primarily active in the United States.Waltz' American breakthrough role came in Quentin Tarantino's 2009 film Inglourious Basterds, in which he played SS officer Hans Landa. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Christoph Waltz has received more than 12,586,400 page views. His biography is available in 67 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 61 in 2019). Christoph Waltz is the 135th most popular actor (up from 253rd in 2019), the 77th most popular biography from Austria (up from 106th in 2019) and the 4th most popular Actor.

Christoph Waltz is most famous for his role as Hans Landa in Quentin Tarantino's "Inglourious Basterds."

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  • 70.21

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  • 67

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 7.71

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.67

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Among ACTORS

Among actors, Christoph Waltz ranks 135 out of 9,996Before him are Burt Lancaster, Tony Curtis, Robert Duvall, Yves Montand, Lee Van Cleef, and Marcel Marceau. After him are Bruno Ganz, Jim Carrey, Julie Andrews, Jean Renoir, Oliver Hardy, and Gwyneth Paltrow.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1956, Christoph Waltz ranks 3Before him are Tom Hanks and Mel Gibson. After him are Frank-Walter Steinmeier, Steve Ballmer, Lars von Trier, Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, Christine Lagarde, Björn Borg, Tsai Ing-wen, Theresa May, and Bryan Cranston.

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In Austria

Among people born in Austria, Christoph Waltz ranks 77 out of 1,237Before him are Pope Gregory V (972), Maria Anna Mozart (1751), Ferdinand I of Bulgaria (1861), Anna Freud (1895), Oskar Kokoschka (1886), and Alban Berg (1885). After him are Heinrich Harrer (1912), Robert Musil (1880), Otto Wagner (1841), Kurt Waldheim (1918), Franz Xaver Wolfgang Mozart (1791), and Archduchess Sophie of Austria (1855).

Among ACTORS In Austria

Among actors born in Austria, Christoph Waltz ranks 4Before him are Arnold Schwarzenegger (1947), Romy Schneider (1938), and Hedy Lamarr (1914). After him are Maximilian Schell (1930), Helmut Berger (1944), Klaus Maria Brandauer (1943), Maria Schell (1926), Katharina Schratt (1853), Oskar Werner (1922), Lotte Lenya (1898), and Senta Berger (1941).

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