Willi Forst

1903 - 1980

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Willi Forst, born Wilhelm Anton Frohs (7 April 1903 – 11 August 1980) was an Austrian actor, screenwriter, film director, film producer and singer. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Willi Forst has received more than 43,173 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). Willi Forst is the 3,573rd most popular actor (down from 3,341st in 2019), the 714th most popular biography from Austria (down from 598th in 2019) and the 35th most popular Austrian Actor.

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  • 17

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  • 3.19

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  • 2.66

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Among actors, Willi Forst ranks 3,573 out of 10,030Before him are Emily VanCamp, Ron Silver, Peter Krause, John Callen, Lee Dong-wook, and Ching Siu-tung. After him are Zoie Palmer, Ben Chaplin, Betty Hutton, Elina Bystritskaya, David Keith, and Dominique Blanc.

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Among people born in 1903, Willi Forst ranks 203Before him are Jack Oakie, Domingo Tarasconi, Alan Paton, Julie Vlasto, George Coulouris, and Ronald Syme. After him are Nikolay Zabolotsky, Kea Bouman, Issa Pliyev, Humberto de Araújo Benevenuto, Anders Rydberg, and Alfredo Copello. Among people deceased in 1980, Willi Forst ranks 182Before him are Luis Muñoz Marín, Helmut Käutner, Vasja Pirc, Simonne Mathieu, Vladimír Holan, and Wilhelmina Cooper. After him are Sanjay Gandhi, Alfredo Brilhante da Costa, José de Anchieta Fontana, Humberto Tozzi, Frank Wykoff, and Heikki Liimatainen.

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In Austria

Among people born in Austria, Willi Forst ranks 714 out of 1,075Before him are Dénes Berinkey (1871), Andi Herzog (1968), Ignaz Schiffermüller (1727), Alfred Riedl (1949), Dietmar Schönherr (1926), and Hans Moser (1880). After him are Rudolf Raftl (1911), Henry Lehrman (1886), Friederike Mayröcker (1924), Carl Vaugoin (1873), Leopold Lindtberg (1902), and Johann Nepomuk David (1895).

Among ACTORS In Austria

Among actors born in Austria, Willi Forst ranks 35Before him are Lilia Skala (1896), Paula Wessely (1907), O. W. Fischer (1915), Monica Bleibtreu (1944), Dietmar Schönherr (1926), and Hans Moser (1880). After him are Henry Lehrman (1886), Anton Walbrook (1896), Sybil Danning (1952), Heinz Weixelbraun (1963), Oscar Homolka (1898), and Alexander Pschill (1970).

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