Klaus Kinski

1926 - 1991

Klaus Kinski

Klaus Kinski (German: [klaʊ̯s kɪ] (listen), born Klaus Günter Karl Nakszynski; 18 October 1926 – 23 November 1991) was a German actor. He appeared in more than 130 films, and was a leading role actor in the films of Werner Herzog, including Aguirre, the Wrath of God (1972), Nosferatu the Vampyre (1979), Woyzeck (1979), Fitzcarraldo (1982), and Cobra Verde (1987). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Klaus Kinski has received more than 2,158,312 page views. His biography is available in 48 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 141st most popular actor.

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  • 3.59

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Among actors, Klaus Kinski ranks 140 out of 8,832Before him are Gwyneth Paltrow, Audie Murphy, Laurence Olivier, Eli Wallach, Shirley MacLaine, and Ben Kingsley. After him are Jim Carrey, Max von Sydow, Bibi Andersson, Pierce Brosnan, Vanessa Redgrave, and Philippe Noiret.

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Among people born in 1926, Klaus Kinski ranks 17Before him are Miles Davis, Jiang Zemin, Dario Fo, Andrzej Wajda, Valéry Giscard d'Estaing, and René Goscinny. After him are Svetlana Alliluyeva, Elisabeth Kübler-Ross, Paul Bocuse, Hugh Hefner, John Coltrane, and Allen Ginsberg. Among people deceased in 1991, Klaus Kinski ranks 14Before him are Carl David Anderson, Yves Montand, Graham Greene, Isaac Bashevis Singer, John Bardeen, and Gustáv Husák. After him are Klaus Barbie, Jiang Qing, Soichiro Honda, Michael Landon, Lazar Kaganovich, and Frank Capra.

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In Poland

Among people born in Poland, Klaus Kinski ranks 59 out of 930Before him are Władysław III of Poland (1424), Walther Nernst (1864), Emanuel Lasker (1868), Isaac Bashevis Singer (1902), Lech Kaczyński (1949), and Rudolf Clausius (1822). After him are Bolesław I the Brave (967), Gerhart Hauptmann (1862), Sigismund I the Old (1467), Paul Ehrlich (1854), Albert A. Michelson (1852), and Faustina Kowalska (1905).

Among ACTORS In Poland

Among actors born in Poland, Klaus Kinski ranks 1After him are Pola Negri (1897), Hanna Schygulla (1943), Lilli Palmer (1914), Daniel Olbrychski (1945), Barbara Brylska (1941), Aleksander Krupa (1947), Bella Darvi (1928), Anny Ondra (1903), Bohdan Stupka (1941), Leo White (1882), and Franciszek Pieczka (1928).