Horst Tappert

1923 - 2008

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Horst Tappert (26 May 1923 – 13 December 2008) was a German movie and television actor best known for the role of Inspector Stephan Derrick in the television drama Derrick. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Horst Tappert has received more than 203,345 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 20 in 2019). Horst Tappert is the 524th most popular actor (up from 555th in 2019), the 841st most popular biography from Germany (up from 917th in 2019) and the 7th most popular German Actor.

Horst Tappert is a German actor, singer, and entertainer. He is most famous for hosting the German version of the game show Who Wants to Be a Millionaire.

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  • 200k

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  • 70.75

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 22

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.34

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.00

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Horst Tappert ranks 524 out of 10,030Before him are Brandon Lee, Lisa Kudrow, Sydney Chaplin, Frances McDormand, Jessica Tandy, and Franco Columbu. After him are Fanny Ardant, Joanne Woodward, John Forsythe, William Fichtner, Jean-Pierre Léaud, and François Cluzet.

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Among people born in 1923, Horst Tappert ranks 37Before him are Nguyễn Văn Thiệu, Pope Shenouda III of Alexandria, Markus Wolf, Freeman Dyson, Philip Warren Anderson, and Morris. After him are Bert Trautmann, Linda Christian, Erland Josephson, René Girard, Jorge Semprún, and Val Logsdon Fitch. Among people deceased in 2008, Horst Tappert ranks 35Before him are Michael Crichton, Robert Rauschenberg, Willis Lamb, John Archibald Wheeler, Masanobu Fukuoka, and Ivan Rebroff. After him are Aimé Césaire, George Habash, Giuseppe Di Stefano, Patriarch Alexy II of Moscow, George Carlin, and Mark Felt.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Horst Tappert ranks 841 out of 5,289Before him are Johann Joachim Becher (1635), Kurt Zeitzler (1895), Harald Schumacher (1954), Prince Leopold of Bavaria (1846), Karl Harrer (1890), and Ivan Rebroff (1931). After him are Ulay (1943), Johann Friedrich Blumenbach (1752), Nina Hagen (1955), Gustav Radbruch (1878), Dietmar Hopp (1940), and Hugo Boss (1885).

Among ACTORS In Germany

Among actors born in Germany, Horst Tappert ranks 7Before him are Marlene Dietrich (1901), Bruce Willis (1955), Simone Signoret (1921), Curd Jürgens (1915), Magda Schneider (1909), and Jürgen Prochnow (1941). After him are Udo Kier (1944), Karlheinz Böhm (1928), Lale Andersen (1905), Nastassja Kinski (1961), Gert Fröbe (1913), and Luise Rainer (1910).

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