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Rudi Carrell

1934 - 2006

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Rudi Carrell (born Rudolf Wijbrand Kesselaar; 19 December 1934 – 7 July 2006) was a Dutch entertainer. Along with famous entertainers such as Johannes Heesters and Linda de Mol, he was one of the most successful Dutch personalities active in Germany.He worked as a television entertainer and hosted his own show; the Rudi Carrell Show ran first in the Netherlands, and then for many years in Germany. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Rudi Carrell has received more than 131,557 page views. Her biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 19 in 2019). Rudi Carrell is the 19th most popular presenter, the 427th most popular biography from Netherlands (down from 413th in 2019) and the most popular Dutch Presenter.

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  • 130k

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  • 52.44

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  • 21

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 1.91

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.69

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among presenters, Rudi Carrell ranks 19 out of 110Before her are Nick Vujicic, Ed Sullivan, Christine Chubbuck, Johnny Carson, Walter Cronkite, and Chris Wallace. After her are Sharon Osbourne, Thomas Gottschalk, Howard Stern, Michael Buffer, Peter R. de Vries, and Mike Bongiorno.

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Among people born in 1934, Rudi Carrell ranks 181Before her are Eva Mozes Kor, Lau Kar-leung, Federico Mayor Zaragoza, Manfred Wörner, Michael Graves, and Vasily Lanovoy. After her are Cláudio Hummes, Giancarlo Baghetti, Nicéphore Soglo, Gino Paoli, Russ Tamblyn, and Oleg Kalugin. Among people deceased in 2006, Rudi Carrell ranks 140Before her are George Koval, John Profumo, Johannes Willebrands, W. Montgomery Watt, Peter Boyle, and Paul Gleason. After her are Gerard Reve, David Gemmell, Shigeru Kayano, Valentín Paniagua, Marie Tharp, and Georgios Rallis.

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In Netherlands

Among people born in Netherlands, Rudi Carrell ranks 427 out of 1,427Before her are Tom Okker (1944), Gerbrand van den Eeckhout (1621), Isaac Israëls (1865), Adriaan Blaauw (1914), Frans Post (1612), and Caesar van Everdingen (1616). After her are Jan Akkerman (1946), Jacob van Eyck (1590), Peter Hans Kolvenbach (1928), Macropedius (1487), Gerard Reve (1923), and Candy Dulfer (1969).

Among PRESENTERS In Netherlands

Among presenters born in Netherlands, Rudi Carrell ranks 1After her are Peter R. de Vries (1956).