Otto Waalkes

1948 - Today

Otto Waalkes

Otto Gerhard Waalkes (born 22 July 1948) is an German comedian, actor, and musician. He became famous in the 1970s and 1980s in Germany with his shows, books and films. His best known trademark are the 'Ottifanten' ('Ottiphants'), elephant-like comic characters of his own design. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Otto Waalkes has received more than 134,344 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 3,557th most popular actor.

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  • 130k

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  • 45.00

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 16

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 1.33

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.37

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Otto Waalkes ranks 3,512 out of 8,832Before him are Jessica Walter, Jaimie Alexander, Chris Farley, Gilbert Roland, Béatrice Dalle, and Bill Nunn. After him are Zero Mostel, Richard Madden, Diana Barrymore, Domhnall Gleeson, Nigel Davenport, and Arlene Dahl.

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Among people born in 1948, Otto Waalkes ranks 305Before him are Bernhard Russi, Ron Asheton, Berry Berenson, Donald Fagen, Bobby Orr, and Baldwin Spencer. After him are Mahmoud Hashemi Shahroudi, Glenn Branca, Galina Prozumenshchikova, Susanna Kaysen, Armando Calderón Sol, and JoBeth Williams.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Otto Waalkes ranks 2,856 out of 3,763Before him are Bernd Bransch (1944), Günter Bernard (1939), Klaus Toppmöller (1951), Tré Cool (1972), Angelique Kerber (1988), and Angela Voigt (1951). After him are Princess Adelheid of Schaumburg-Lippe (1821), Karl-Heinz Metzner (1923), Gerhard Stoltenberg (1928), Thomas Quasthoff (1959), Dietmar Hamann (1973), and Friedrich L. Bauer (1924).

Among ACTORS In Germany

Among actors born in Germany, Otto Waalkes ranks 74Before him are Christian Berkel (1957), Theo Lingen (1903), Corinna Harfouch (1954), Maruschka Detmers (1962), Martina Gedeck (1961), and Nur Fettahoğlu (1980). After him are Sheryl Lee (1967), Jeri Ryan (1968), Heike Makatsch (1971), Michaela Schaffrath (1970), Fahriye Evcen (1986), and Moritz Bleibtreu (1971).