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Michael Fassbender

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Michael Fassbender (born 2 April 1977) is an Irish actor. He is the recipient of various accolades, including nominations for two Academy Awards, four BAFTA Awards and three Golden Globe Awards. In 2020, he was listed at number nine on The Irish Times list of Ireland's greatest film actors.Fassbender made his feature film debut in 300 (2006). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Michael Fassbender has received more than 26,958,785 page views. His biography is available in 63 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 60 in 2019). Michael Fassbender is the 1,035th most popular actor (down from 958th in 2019), the 1,527th most popular biography from Germany (down from 1,466th in 2019) and the 29th most popular German Actor.

Michael Fassbender is an Irish-German actor known for his versatility and powerful performances in both independent and blockbuster films. He first gained widespread recognition for his role as Lieutenant Archie Hicox in Quentin Tarantino's "Inglourious Basterds" (2009) and went on to achieve critical acclaim for his portrayal of Irish hunger striker Bobby Sands in "Hunger" (2008). Fassbender's other notable roles include playing the young Magneto in the "X-Men" film series, the title role in "Steve Jobs" (2015), and his Academy Award-nominated performances in "12 Years a Slave" (2013) and "Shame" (2011). His ability to embody a wide range of characters has made him a respected and prominent figure in the film industry.

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Among actors, Michael Fassbender ranks 1,035 out of 9,996Before him are Claude Gensac, Vic Morrow, Run Run Shaw, Andy Lau, Michael Biehn, and Roddy McDowall. After him are Jonathan Hyde, Helen Hayes, Yvonne De Carlo, Kelly Preston, Yaphet Kotto, and Carmen Salinas.

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Among people born in 1977, Michael Fassbender ranks 14Before him are Mike Shinoda, Orlando Bloom, Chadwick Boseman, Psy, Raúl, and Liv Tyler. After him are David Trezeguet, Jessica Chastain, Deco, Tarja Turunen, Chris Martin, and Hidetoshi Nakata.

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Among people born in Germany, Michael Fassbender ranks 1,527 out of 6,142Before him are Wilhelm Weitling (1808), André Previn (1929), Charlotte Amalie of Hesse-Kassel (1650), Johann Friedrich Gmelin (1748), Carl Gustav Rehnskiöld (1651), and Princess Alexandrine of Prussia (1803). After him are Richard, 6th Prince of Sayn-Wittgenstein-Berleburg (1934), Tarkan (1972), Princess Charlotte of Württemberg (1807), Ferdinand Ries (1784), Erich Naumann (1905), and Ernst Engel (1821).

Among ACTORS In Germany

Among actors born in Germany, Michael Fassbender ranks 29Before him are Karin Dor (1938), Erika Mann (1905), Elke Sommer (1940), Anne Wiazemsky (1947), Luise Rainer (1910), and Diane Kruger (1976). After him are Thomas Kretschmann (1962), Countess Marie Larisch von Moennich (1858), Christiane F. (1962), Kurt Gerron (1897), Conrad Veidt (1893), and Ernst Busch (1900).

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