Jürgen Prochnow

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Jürgen Prochnow (German pronunciation: [ˈjʏʁɡn̩ ˈpʁɔxnoː] listen ; born 10 June 1941) is a German actor. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jürgen Prochnow has received more than 1,221,862 page views. His biography is available in 32 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 31 in 2019). Jürgen Prochnow is the 460th most popular actor (up from 479th in 2019), the 722nd most popular biography from Germany (up from 797th in 2019) and the 6th most popular German Actor.

Jürgen Prochnow is most famous for his role as Captain Heinrich Lehmann-Willenbrock in the film Das Boot.

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  • 32

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  • 5.29

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  • 2.82

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Jürgen Prochnow ranks 460 out of 10,030Before him are Pat Morita, Tim Curry, Lana Turner, Halle Berry, Leslie Howard, and Maria Schell. After him are Tim Robbins, Stéphane Audran, Guy Williams, Linda Hamilton, Klaus Maria Brandauer, and Jamie Lee Curtis.

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Among people born in 1941, Jürgen Prochnow ranks 45Before him are Ritchie Valens, Paul Anka, Pete Best, Mahmoud Darwish, Ivan Gašparovič, and Jordi Savall. After him are Anne Rice, Ivica Osim, Dan Shechtman, Ray Tomlinson, Abdullah Yusuf Azzam, and Chick Corea.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Jürgen Prochnow ranks 722 out of 5,289Before him are Franz Stuck (1863), Hans Sachs (1494), Gottfried Semper (1803), Therese Neumann (1898), Stefan George (1868), and Dieter Bohlen (1954). After him are Wilhelmine of Prussia, Queen of the Netherlands (1774), Frank Wedekind (1864), Otto III, Duke of Bavaria (1261), George V of Hanover (1819), Frederick Christian, Elector of Saxony (1722), and Polykarp Kusch (1911).

Among ACTORS In Germany

Among actors born in Germany, Jürgen Prochnow ranks 6Before him are Marlene Dietrich (1901), Bruce Willis (1955), Simone Signoret (1921), Curd Jürgens (1915), and Magda Schneider (1909). After him are Horst Tappert (1923), Udo Kier (1944), Karlheinz Böhm (1928), Lale Andersen (1905), Nastassja Kinski (1961), and Gert Fröbe (1913).

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