Walter Gotell

1924 - 1997

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Walter Jack Gotell (15 March 1924 – 5 May 1997) was a German actor, known for his role as General Gogol, head of the KGB, in the Roger Moore-era of the James Bond film series, as well as having played the role of Morzeny, a villain, in From Russia With Love. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Walter Gotell has received more than 421,932 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 17 in 2019). Walter Gotell is the 1,210th most popular actor (up from 1,756th in 2019), the 1,797th most popular biography from Germany (up from 2,224th in 2019) and the 37th most popular German Actor.

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Among actors, Walter Gotell ranks 1,210 out of 10,030Before him are Anthony Daniels, Jason Bateman, Alan Bates, Shannen Doherty, Rip Torn, and Woody Strode. After him are John Heard, Kirsten Dunst, George Reeves, Myrna Loy, Otto Sander, and Lucy Lawless.

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Among people born in 1924, Walter Gotell ranks 104Before him are Marina Berti, Ottmar Walter, Bud Powell, Neville Marriner, Geraldine Page, and Robert Frank. After him are Richard Bull, Claude Sautet, Dawda Jawara, Carlo Bergonzi, Rik Van Steenbergen, and Machiko Kyō. Among people deceased in 1997, Walter Gotell ranks 82Before him are Manfred von Ardenne, Bo Widerberg, François Furet, Ernst Wilimowski, Stig Anderson, and Giuseppe De Santis. After him are Gunpei Yokoi, Samuel Fuller, Michael Hutchence, Edward Mulhare, Andrew Cunanan, and Héctor Yazalde.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Walter Gotell ranks 1,797 out of 5,289Before him are Albert Bierstadt (1830), Richenza of Northeim (1087), Otto Dietrich (1897), August Kopff (1882), Johann Nicolaus von Dreyse (1787), and Prince Adalbert of Bavaria (1828). After him are Elisabeth Noelle-Neumann (1916), Johann Heinrich Schulze (1687), Margarete Buber-Neumann (1901), Franz, Duke of Bavaria (1933), Ernst Moritz Arndt (1769), and Paul Landers (1964).

Among ACTORS In Germany

Among actors born in Germany, Walter Gotell ranks 37Before him are Anne Wiazemsky (1947), Diane Kruger (1976), Martin Lawrence (1965), Thomas Kretschmann (1962), Conrad Veidt (1893), and Barbara Bouchet (1943). After him are Otto Sander (1941), Angela Winkler (1944), Ernst Busch (1900), Erdoğan Atalay (1966), Marianne Koch (1931), and Gustav Fröhlich (1902).

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