Werner Krauss

1884 - 1959

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Werner Johannes Krauss (Krauß in German; 23 June 1884 – 20 October 1959) was a German stage and film actor. Krauss dominated the German stage of the early 20th century. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Werner Krauss has received more than 161,864 page views. Her biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). Werner Krauss is the 1,816th most popular actor (down from 1,647th in 2019), the 2,457th most popular biography from Germany and the 57th most popular German Actor.

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Among actors, Werner Krauss ranks 1,816 out of 10,030Before her are Charlie Hunnam, Folco Lulli, Elisabeth Bergner, Shashi Kapoor, Jamie Dornan, and Marcel Dalio. After her are Paolo Stoppa, Lee Min-ho, Frank Finlay, Cicely Tyson, Shirley Douglas, and Beatrice Straight.

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Among people born in 1884, Werner Krauss ranks 82Before her are Josias Braun-Blanquet, Boris Asafyev, Claude Dornier, Frederick Lorz, Tanzan Ishibashi, and Harrison Ford. After her are Max Erwin von Scheubner-Richter, Gustave Garrigou, Jules Supervielle, Marcel Granet, Helene Deutsch, and Roy Chapman Andrews. Among people deceased in 1959, Werner Krauss ranks 70Before her are Štefan Tiso, Hitoshi Ashida, Jose P. Laurel, Enrique Guaita, The Big Bopper, and Reuven Shiloah. After her are Ki Hajar Dewantara, José Vasconcelos, S. W. R. D. Bandaranaike, Pietro Canonica, Ramón Fonst, and Edmund Gwenn.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Werner Krauss ranks 2,457 out of 5,289Before her are Joachim Ernst, Duke of Anhalt (1901), Dominikus Zimmermann (1685), Maria Emanuel, Margrave of Meissen (1926), William, Prince of Wied (1845), Ludwig Richter (1803), and William III, Duke of Bavaria (1375). After her are Prince Christoph of Hesse (1901), Maximilian, Margrave of Baden (1933), Gerhard Ludwig Müller (1947), Bernhard II, Duke of Saxe-Meiningen (1800), John Casimir of the Palatinate-Simmern (1543), and Friedrich Melchior, Baron von Grimm (1723).

Among ACTORS In Germany

Among actors born in Germany, Werner Krauss ranks 57Before her are Götz George (1938), Rachel Félix (1821), Sebastian Koch (1962), Sonja Ziemann (1926), Hans Albers (1891), and Heinz Rühmann (1902). After her are Pam Ferris (1948), Siegfried Rauch (1932), Michael Ballhaus (1935), Karl Valentin (1882), Rudolf Klein-Rogge (1885), and Loriot (1923).

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