Hildegard Knef

1925 - 2002

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Hildegard Frieda Albertine Knef (German: [ˈhɪl.də.ɡaʁt ˈkneːf] (listen); 28 December 1925 – 1 February 2002) was a German actress, voice actress, singer, and writer. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Hildegard Knef has received more than 327,965 page views. Her biography is available in 32 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 30 in 2019). Hildegard Knef is the 866th most popular actor (down from 830th in 2019), the 1,358th most popular biography from Germany (down from 1,303rd in 2019) and the 18th most popular German Actor.

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Among actors, Hildegard Knef ranks 866 out of 10,030Before her are Francisco Rabal, Marthe Keller, Harold Ramis, Grace Zabriskie, Lea Massari, and Loretta Young. After her are Emilio Estevez, Tobey Maguire, Andy Serkis, Diana Douglas, Herbert Lom, and Josh Brolin.

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Among people born in 1925, Hildegard Knef ranks 91Before her are Masanori Tokita, Oliver Smithies, William Styron, Gabriele Ferzetti, Princess Regina of Saxe-Meiningen, and Gore Vidal. After her are Sibghatullah Mojaddedi, Aliya Moldagulova, Toshio Iwatani, Joshua Lederberg, Serge Moscovici, and Georges Delerue. Among people deceased in 2002, Hildegard Knef ranks 51Before her are Stephen Jay Gould, Xi Zhongxun, Ray Conniff, María Félix, Pim Fortuyn, and Sohn Kee-chung. After her are Erwin Chargaff, Lilian, Princess of Réthy, Sigvard Bernadotte, George Roy Hill, John Frankenheimer, and Mauro Ramos.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Hildegard Knef ranks 1,358 out of 5,289Before her are Johann Friedrich Franz Burgmüller (1806), Christian August, Prince of Anhalt-Zerbst (1690), Ernst-Günther Schenck (1904), Princess Margaretha of Saxony (1840), Ernst-Robert Grawitz (1899), and Klaus Schwab (1938). After her are Johann Kuhnau (1660), Charles De Coster (1827), Christian Morgenstern (1871), Prince Ferdinand of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha (1785), Infanta Marie Anne of Portugal (1861), and Frederick Francis I, Grand Duke of Mecklenburg-Schwerin (1756).

Among ACTORS In Germany

Among actors born in Germany, Hildegard Knef ranks 18Before her are Gert Fröbe (1913), Luise Rainer (1910), Horst Buchholz (1933), Hardy Krüger (1928), Emmy Göring (1893), and Erika Mann (1905). After her are Elke Sommer (1940), Kurt Gerron (1897), Til Schweiger (1963), Michael Fassbender (1977), Gottfried John (1942), and Brigitte Helm (1906).

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