Gustav Fröhlich

1902 - 1987

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Gustav Fröhlich (21 March 1902 – 22 December 1987) was a German actor and film director. He landed secondary roles in a number of films and plays before landing his breakthrough role of Freder Fredersen in Fritz Lang's 1927 film Metropolis. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Gustav Fröhlich has received more than 243,694 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). Gustav Fröhlich is the 1,391st most popular actor (up from 2,000th in 2019), the 2,030th most popular biography from Germany (up from 2,373rd in 2019) and the 43rd most popular German Actor.

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Among actors, Gustav Fröhlich ranks 1,391 out of 10,030Before him are Hugh Fraser, Peter Graves, Johnny Galecki, Michael Redgrave, Iain Glen, and Libertad Lamarque. After him are Elsa Pataky, Al Lettieri, Debra Winger, Laurie Holden, Rob Reiner, and Paul Michael Glaser.

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Among people born in 1902, Gustav Fröhlich ranks 100Before him are Santos Iriarte, Ralph Richardson, Elsa Lanchester, Albert Forster, Eric Liddell, and Darryl F. Zanuck. After him are Jean Rey, Albert Bormann, Tallulah Bankhead, Hans von Dohnanyi, Miriam Hopkins, and Ernst von Salomon. Among people deceased in 1987, Gustav Fröhlich ranks 73Before him are Mahadevi Varma, Carlos José Castilho, Américo Tomás, Will Sampson, Andrei Mironov, and Maria von Trapp. After him are Lorne Greene, Salim Ali, Otto Wöhler, Tawfiq al-Hakim, Masatoshi Nakayama, and Charan Singh.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Gustav Fröhlich ranks 2,030 out of 5,289Before him are Anne-Sophie Mutter (1963), Henry XIII, Duke of Bavaria (1235), Luigi Colani (1928), Joseph Gerhard Zuccarini (1797), Arnold Ruge (1802), and Hermann Breith (1892). After him are Abraham Mignon (1640), Friedrich Hoffmann (1660), August Leskien (1840), Rudolph Goclenius (1547), Otto Henry, Elector Palatine (1502), and Berthold Auerbach (1812).

Among ACTORS In Germany

Among actors born in Germany, Gustav Fröhlich ranks 43Before him are Walter Gotell (1924), Otto Sander (1941), Angela Winkler (1944), Ernst Busch (1900), Erdoğan Atalay (1966), and Marianne Koch (1931). After him are Uta Hagen (1919), Judith Malina (1926), Barbara Sukowa (1950), Ulrich Mühe (1953), Fritz Wepper (1941), and George Dzundza (1945).

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