Birth Place Matching "Wuppertal, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
1. Tom Tykwer
Composer | Lola rennt
Director, writer, producer and composer Tom Tykwer was born in 1965 in Wuppertal, Germany. He showed an interest in film-making from childhood, making super 8 films from the age of 11. Among his first jobs was working at a local art-house cinema. Tykwer eventually relocated to Berlin, first working...
Soundtrack | People Like Us
Udo Dirkschneider is rock musician, vocalist and one of the founders of the heavy metal band Accept. After leaving Accept in 1987, he formed his own group U.D.O. He was born 1952 in Wuppertal in Western Germany. His family owned a factory for the production of various parts and tools. By the time ...
18. Rolf Weih
Actor | Rauschende Melodien
Rolf Weih was born on February 8, 1906 in Barmen, Wuppertal, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. He was an actor, known for Rauschende Melodien (1955), Hallo - Sie haben Ihre Frau vergessen (1949) and Wir machen Musik (1942). He was married to Ira Kraut. He died on August 16, 1969 in Frankfurt am Main...
25. Frank Dukowski
Actor | Der Krieger und die Kaiserin
Frank Dukowski was born on August 20, 1967 in Wuppertal, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. He is an actor, known for The Princess and the Warrior (2000), Die Wache (1994) and Tatort (1970). He is married to Frau Schäfer. They have one child. He was previously married to Christine Urspruch.
Actress | Kornblumenblau
Claire Schlichting was born on May 18, 1905 in Elberfeld, Wuppertal, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany as Klara Gerhartz. She was an actress, known for Kornblumenblau (1939), Mode-Cocktail (1964) and Dalli Dalli (1971). She was married to Erik Hansen and Herbert Schlichting. She died on April 22, ...
36. Kalle Sauerland
Kalle Sauerland was born on April 14, 1977 in Wuppertal, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany.
39. Friedrich Engels
Writer | Trop tôt/Trop tard
He was a German social scientist, author, political theorist, philosopher, and father of Marxist theory, together with Karl Marx.
In 1845 he published "The Condition of the Working Class in England", based on personal observations and research in Manchester.
In 1848 he co-authored "The Communist ...
43. Dieter Henkel
Actor | Der Schinderhannes
Dieter Henkel was born on August 3, 1933 in Elberfeld, Wuppertal, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. He was an actor, known for Duel in the Forest (1958), Warum sind sie gegen uns? (1958) and Job nach Noten (1972). He died on December 15, 2016 in Munich, Bavaria, Germany.