Oliver Shanti

1948 - Today

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Oliver Shanti (born Ulrich Schulz 16 November 1948 in Hamburg, Germany), also known as Oliver Serano-Alve, is a New Age musician, best known for his work with the bands "Inkarnation" and "Oliver Shanti & Friends". In 2009, Shanti was sentenced to a 6-year and 10 months prison term in Germany having been convicted on charges of child sexual abuse. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Oliver Shanti has received more than 143,149 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia. Oliver Shanti is the 1,210th most popular musician (up from 1,244th in 2019), the 3,970th most popular biography from Germany (down from 3,706th in 2019) and the 66th most popular Musician.

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Among musicians, Oliver Shanti ranks 1,210 out of 2,662Before him are Jimmie Nicol, Antonio Janigro, Dave Alexander, Vinnie Paul, Spike Edney, and George Winston. After him are Geddy Lee, Blind Willie Johnson, Joseph Böhm, Mick Jones, José Cura, and Eric Martin.

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Among people born in 1948, Oliver Shanti ranks 369Before him are Yaakov Litzman, Eliyahu Rips, Eleonora Brown, Franca Viola, Wu Den-yih, and Benita Ferrero-Waldner. After him are Régis Wargnier, Giuseppe Impastato, Bernadette Peters, Galina Prozumenshchikova, Juan García Rodríguez, and Bernard Dietz.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Oliver Shanti ranks 3,970 out of 6,142Before him are Adolph Strecker (1822), Francesca Lebrun (1756), Oskar Messter (1866), Wilhelm Kühne (1837), Nina Hoss (1975), and Ludwig Abeille (1761). After him are Per Mertesacker (1984), Karl-Heinz Körbel (1954), Anneliese Rothenberger (1926), Carl Bernhard von Trinius (1778), Ole Borch (1626), and Fredric Wertham (1895).

Among MUSICIANS In Germany

Among musicians born in Germany, Oliver Shanti ranks 66Before him are Reinhold Mack (1901), Menahem Pressler (1923), Wolf Hoffmann (1959), Francis Buchholz (1954), Max von Schillings (1868), and Thomas Quasthoff (1959). After him are Sabine Meyer (1959), Ralph Siegel (1945), Peter Brötzmann (1941), Manfred Eicher (1943), Paul Kalkbrenner (1977), and Matthias Reim (1957).