Willy Fritsch

1901 - 1973

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Willy Fritsch (27 January 1901 – 13 July 1973) was a German theater and film actor, a popular leading man and character actor from the silent-film era to the early 1960s. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Willy Fritsch has received more than 65,482 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 19 in 2019). Willy Fritsch is the 2,713th most popular actor (down from 2,395th in 2019), the 680th most popular biography from Poland (down from 602nd in 2019) and the 23rd most popular Polish Actor.

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Among actors, Willy Fritsch ranks 2,713 out of 10,030Before him are Howard Keel, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Angelique Rockas, Shirley Eaton, Anthony Delon, and Alexander Granach. After him are Richard Wilson, Isla Fisher, José Wilker, Amanda Peet, Margaret O'Brien, and Greta Schröder.

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Among people born in 1901, Willy Fritsch ranks 153Before him are Mária Mednyánszky, Jean-Joseph Rabearivelo, Arne Borg, Frederick Loewe, Ahmet Hamdi Tanpınar, and Nina Bari. After him are Syama Prasad Mukherjee, Erich Ollenhauer, George Raft, Ed Begley, Julio Libonatti, and Alberto Hurtado. Among people deceased in 1973, Willy Fritsch ranks 136Before him are Gustaf Molander, Abd al-Rahman al-Bazzaz, Kid Ory, Adolfo Zumelzú, Nancy Mitford, and Aleksandr Ptushko. After him are Jeannette Rankin, Nikolay Kamov, Ramón de la Fuente Leal, Anton Ackermann, Rafael Franco, and Frances Marion.

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In Poland

Among people born in Poland, Willy Fritsch ranks 680 out of 1,231Before him are Marian Spychalski (1906), Janusz Kusociński (1907), Kazimierz Bein (1872), Eugen Schüfftan (1893), Maryla Rodowicz (1945), and Adam Michnik (1946). After him are Karol Borsuk (1905), Aleksander Wolszczan (1946), Walter Laqueur (1921), Tadeusz Konwicki (1926), Abraham Robinson (1918), and Gustav Adolf von Götzen (1866).

Among ACTORS In Poland

Among actors born in Poland, Willy Fritsch ranks 23Before him are Leo White (1882), Franciszek Pieczka (1928), Stanisław Mikulski (1929), Paul Wegener (1874), Janusz Gajos (1939), and Helena Modjeska (1840). After him are Krystyna Janda (1952), O. E. Hasse (1903), Bernhard Goetzke (1884), Ulli Lommel (1944), Wojciech Bogusławski (1757), and Ingrid Pitt (1937).

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