Oskar Werner

1922 - 1984

Oskar Werner

Oskar Werner (born Oskar Josef Bschließmayer; 13 November 1922 – 23 October 1984) was an Austrian stage and cinema actor whose prominent roles include two 1965 films, The Spy Who Came in from the Cold and Ship of Fools. Other notable films include Decision Before Dawn (1951), Jules and Jim (1962), Fahrenheit 451 (1966), The Shoes of the Fisherman (1968) and Voyage of the Damned (1976). Werner accepted both stage and film roles throughout his career. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Oskar Werner has received more than 497,583 page views. His biography is available in 31 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 738th most popular actor.

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Among actors, Oskar Werner ranks 733 out of 8,832Before him are Karin Schubert, Emma Watson, Ewan McGregor, Dominique Sanda, Lena Olin, and Elsa Martinelli. After him are Benicio del Toro, Machiko Kyō, Bruno Cremer, Denholm Elliott, Ken Kercheval, and John Turturro.

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Among people born in 1922, Oskar Werner ranks 75Before him are Har Gobind Khorana, Gianna Beretta Molla, Ralph H. Baer, Barbara Bel Geddes, Ugo Tognazzi, and Annemarie Schimmel. After him are Elmer Bernstein, Denholm Elliott, Leo Tindemans, Arthur Penn, Marek Edelman, and Enrico Berlinguer. Among people deceased in 1984, Oskar Werner ranks 41Before him are Ansel Adams, Count Basie, Henri Michaux, Jackie Coogan, Moshé Feldenkrais, and Hans Speidel. After him are Brassaï, Stanislaw Ulam, James Mason, Enrico Berlinguer, Jiro Miyake, and Tito Gobbi.

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In Austria

Among people born in Austria, Oskar Werner ranks 293 out of 799Before him are Felix Baumgartner (1969), Joe Zawinul (1932), Alfred Redl (1864), Otto, Duke of Austria (1301), Karl-Maria Kertbeny (1824), and Maria Theresia von Paradis (1759). After him are Hermine Braunsteiner (1919), Peter Altenberg (1859), Erich Kleiber (1890), Ernst Krenek (1900), Ferdinand Anton Ernst Porsche (1909), and Georg von Peuerbach (1423).

Among ACTORS In Austria

Among actors born in Austria, Oskar Werner ranks 10Before him are Maximilian Schell (1930), Christoph Waltz (1956), Helmut Berger (1944), Klaus Maria Brandauer (1943), Maria Schell (1926), and Katharina Schratt (1853). After him are Senta Berger (1941), Lotte Lenya (1898), Helene Weigel (1900), Martin Weinek (1964), Marisa Mell (1939), and Peter Alexander (1926).