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Heinz Georg Kramm (born 13 December 1938), known professionally as Heino, is a German singer of Schlager and traditional Volksmusik. Having sold a total of over 50 million records, he is one of the most successful German musicians of all time.Heino is known for his baritone voice and trademark combination of light blond hair and dark sunglasses (which he wears due to exophthalmos). He lives in the town of Bad Münstereifel, where he owned a café until June 2012. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Heino has received more than 281,664 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 21 in 2019). Heino is the 300th most popular singer (down from 274th in 2019), the 1,556th most popular biography from Germany (down from 1,364th in 2019) and the 16th most popular German Singer.

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  • 22

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  • 3.35

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  • 2.85

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Among singers, Heino ranks 300 out of 3,541Before him are Victoria de los Ángeles, The Singing Nun, Glenn Hughes, Galina Vishnevskaya, Morten Harket, and Victoria Beckham. After him are Elis Regina, Carl Perkins, Edita Gruberová, Andy Williams, David Byron, and Boy George.

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Among people born in 1938, Heino ranks 107Before him are Infante Carlos, Duke of Calabria, Benjamin Mkapa, Josef Koudelka, Tom Regan, Taha Yassin Ramadan, and Enrico Macias. After him are Karin Dor, Seishiro Shimatani, Nabih Berri, Michael Rockefeller, Ryōji Noyori, and Guy Roux.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Heino ranks 1,556 out of 5,289Before him are Werner Jaeger (1888), Johann Deisenhofer (1943), Regino of Prüm (842), Hermine Reuss of Greiz (1887), Ingrid van Houten-Groeneveld (1921), and Leopold I, Prince of Anhalt-Dessau (1676). After him are Karin Dor (1938), Max Koegel (1895), Adolf Strauss (1879), Vasily Radlov (1837), Georg II, Duke of Saxe-Meiningen (1826), and Wilhelm Rediess (1900).

Among SINGERS In Germany

Among singers born in Germany, Heino ranks 16Before him are Thomas Anders (1963), Nena (1960), Tarkan (1972), Franzl Lang (1930), Christa Ludwig (1928), and Wolf Biermann (1936). After him are Fancy (1946), Udo Dirkschneider (1952), Fritz Wunderlich (1930), Marian Gold (1954), Gundula Janowitz (1937), and Michael Kiske (1968).