Rolf Hoppe

1930 - 2018

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Rolf Hoppe (6 December 1930 – 14 November 2018) was a prolific German stage, cinema, and television actor, who played in more than 400 films in a career which spanned over six decades. To international audiences Hoppe is perhaps best known for his roles as the General in the Oscar-winning Mephisto (1981) and as the King in the East-German–Czechoslovakian Holiday classic Three Wishes for Cinderella (1973). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Rolf Hoppe has received more than 71,137 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 19 in 2019). Rolf Hoppe is the 2,980th most popular actor (up from 3,003rd in 2019), the 3,632nd most popular biography from Germany (down from 3,454th in 2019) and the 102nd most popular German Actor.

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  • 71k

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  • 51.42

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 21

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 1.76

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.81

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Over the past year Rolf Hoppe has had the most page views in the with 141,112 views, followed by Russian (8,599), and English (8,089). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Volapük (160.47%), Egyptian Arabic (71.43%), and Simple English (60.94%)


Among actors, Rolf Hoppe ranks 2,980 out of 13,578Before him are Pamela Tiffin, Andrew Robinson, Nick Cassavetes, Gordon Liu, Andréa Parisy, and August Schellenberg. After him are Dick Miller, Akio Ōtsuka, Bo Hopkins, Dominic Purcell, Takehito Koyasu, and Steven Hill.

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Among people born in 1930, Rolf Hoppe ranks 292Before him are Pierre Vidal-Naquet, Gary Snyder, Ernst Tugendhat, Arsenio Iglesias, Kurt Nielsen, and Sigge Parling. After him are Merab Mamardashvili, Chuck Daly, Mohammad Ali Fardin, Óscar Humberto Mejía Víctores, Clive Revill, and Hédi Baccouche. Among people deceased in 2018, Rolf Hoppe ranks 214Before him are Nikolai Karachentsov, Billy Herrington, Tommy Lawrence, Robert Kerman, Robby Müller, and Lydia Clarke. After him are Sabahudin Kurt, Stan Mikita, Arie den Hartog, Luis Posada Carriles, Sergey Litvinov, and Juan Bautista Agüero.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Rolf Hoppe ranks 3,632 out of 7,253Before him are Franz Bäke (1898), Adolf Mayer (1843), Rupert Mayer (1876), Friedrich Sämisch (1896), Sophie, Hereditary Princess of Liechtenstein (1967), and Dieter Herzog (1946). After him are Charles, Prince of Nassau-Usingen (1712), Renate Müller (1906), Leroy Sané (1996), Walther Kadow (1900), Joachim von Kortzfleisch (1890), and Princess Elisabeth of Saxe-Altenburg (1826).

Among ACTORS In Germany

Among actors born in Germany, Rolf Hoppe ranks 102Before him are Margit Carstensen (1940), Iris Berben (1950), Ingrid Caven (1938), Ilse Steppat (1917), Michel Auclair (1922), and Sybille Schmitz (1909). After him are Corinna Harfouch (1954), Gustav Knuth (1901), Otto Waalkes (1948), Jean-Marc Barr (1960), Irm Hermann (1942), and Holger Meins (1941).

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