Marlene Dietrich

1901 - 1992

Marlene Dietrich

Marie Magdalene "Marlene" Dietrich (, German: [maʁˈleːnə ˈdiːtʁɪç] (listen); 27 December 1901 – 6 May 1992) was a German-American actress and singer. Her career spanned from the 1910s to the 1980s.In 1920s Berlin, Dietrich performed on the stage and in silent films. Her performance as Lola-Lola in The Blue Angel (1930), brought her international acclaim and a contract with Paramount Pictures. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Marlene Dietrich has received more than 5,748,991 page views. Her biography is available in 147 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 10th most popular actor.

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  • 147

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  • 9.52

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 5.41

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Marlene Dietrich ranks 10 out of 8,832Before her are Bruce Lee, Alain Delon, Audrey Hepburn, Cher, Clint Eastwood, and Brigitte Bardot. After her are Al Pacino, Marlon Brando, Morgan Freeman, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Sean Connery, and Amitabh Bachchan.

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Among people born in 1901, Marlene Dietrich ranks 3Before her are Hirohito and Walt Disney. After her are Werner Heisenberg, Enrico Fermi, Jacques Lacan, Louis Armstrong, Grand Duchess Anastasia Nikolaevna of Russia, Linus Pauling, Sukarno, Fulgencio Batista, and Rudolf Höss. Among people deceased in 1992, Marlene Dietrich ranks 1After her are Isaac Asimov, Willy Brandt, Alexander Dubček, Friedrich Hayek, Grace Hopper, Menachem Begin, Astor Piazzolla, Francis Bacon, John Cage, Olivier Messiaen, and Mikhail Tal.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Marlene Dietrich ranks 36 out of 3,763Before her are Martin Heidegger (1889), Karl Benz (1844), Max Planck (1858), Erwin Rommel (1891), Pope Benedict XVI (1927), and Wilhelm II, German Emperor (1859). After her are Friedrich Schiller (1759), Hermann Göring (1893), Angela Merkel (1954), Adolf Eichmann (1906), Josef Mengele (1911), and Otto I, Holy Roman Emperor (912).

Among ACTORS In Germany

Among actors born in Germany, Marlene Dietrich ranks 1After her are Bruce Willis (1955), Simone Signoret (1921), Luise Rainer (1910), Curd Jürgens (1915), Jürgen Prochnow (1941), Magda Schneider (null), Karlheinz Böhm (1928), Horst Tappert (1923), Udo Kier (1944), Nastassja Kinski (1961), and Lale Andersen (1905).