Paul Wegener

1874 - 1948

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Paul Wegener (11 December 1874 – 13 September 1948) was a German actor, writer, and film director known for his pioneering role in German expressionist cinema. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Paul Wegener has received more than 127,711 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 17 in 2019). Paul Wegener is the 2,487th most popular actor (down from 1,703rd in 2019), the 646th most popular biography from Poland and the 20th most popular Polish Actor.

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Among actors, Paul Wegener ranks 2,487 out of 10,030Before him are Ferdinand Marian, Jodie Whittaker, Ray Cooney, Cynthia Rhodes, Murray Hamilton, and Vidya Balan. After him are Murray Head, Fernando Colunga, Leila Abashidze, Frank Welker, Mayumi Tanaka, and Kajol.

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Among people born in 1874, Paul Wegener ranks 98Before him are Wincenty Witos, Charles Despiau, Johan Gunnar Andersson, Clemens von Pirquet, Charles Fort, and Ioannis Mitropoulos. After him are Mustafa Kamil Pasha, Laura Montoya, Frédéric François-Marsal, Alexander Cambridge, 1st Earl of Athlone, Rudolf Maister, and Dimitrios Golemis. Among people deceased in 1948, Paul Wegener ranks 95Before him are Richard Tauber, Kan Kikuchi, Richard C. Tolman, Gerardo Matos Rodríguez, Leo White, and Manuel Roxas. After him are František Svoboda, Phraya Manopakorn Nititada, Aldo Leopold, Ernst Herzfeld, Lajos Bíró, and Richard von Kühlmann.

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In Poland

Among people born in Poland, Paul Wegener ranks 646 out of 1,231Before him are Stanisław Ryłko (1945), Martin Rathke (1793), Stefan Rowecki (1895), Edward Lasker (1885), Rudolph Maté (1898), and Stanislaus Hosius (1504). After him are Wolfgang Weber (1944), Wincenty Kadłubek (1150), Tadeusz Ajdukiewicz (1852), Haroun Tazieff (1914), Julian Marchlewski (1866), and Władysław Podkowiński (1866).

Among ACTORS In Poland

Among actors born in Poland, Paul Wegener ranks 20Before him are Tommy Wiseau (1955), Peter Berling (1934), Heinrich George (1893), Leo White (1882), Franciszek Pieczka (1928), and Stanisław Mikulski (1929). After him are Janusz Gajos (1939), Helena Modjeska (1840), Willy Fritsch (1901), Krystyna Janda (1952), O. E. Hasse (1903), and Bernhard Goetzke (1884).

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