Famous People Born In Cologne

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Nico
(Singer Know for Her Song 'The Velvet Underground's' debut album 'The Velvet Underground & Nico')
Nico
14
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: October 16, 1938
Sun Sign: Libra
Died: July 18, 1988
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)
 2 
Kim Petras
(German Pop Singer and Songwriter)
Kim Petras
13
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: August 27, 1992
Sun Sign: Virgo
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)
 3 
Werner Klemperer
1
Birthdate: March 22, 1920
Sun Sign: Aries
Died: December 6, 2000
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)
 4 
Konrad Adenauer
(Former Chancellor of Germany)
Konrad Adenauer
6
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: January 5, 1876
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Died: April 19, 1967
 5 
Jacques Offenbach
0
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: June 20, 1819
Sun Sign: Gemini
Died: October 5, 1880
 6 
Leon Draisaitl
(Ice hockey player)
Leon Draisaitl
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: October 27, 1995
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Height: 6'1" (185 cm)
 7 
Udo Kier
(Actor)
Udo Kier
1
Birthdate: October 14, 1944
Sun Sign: Libra
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)
 8 
Heinrich Cornelius Agrippa
(German Polymath and Occult Writer Known for His Book 'Three Books of Occult Philosophy')
Heinrich Cornelius Agrippa
0
Listed In: Physicians
Birthdate: September 14, 1486
Sun Sign: Virgo
Died: February 18, 1535
 9 
Stefan Kapicic
(Serbian Actor and Voice Actor)
Stefan Kapicic
3
Birthdate: December 1, 1978
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)
 10 
Helmut Kentler
(Psychologist)
Helmut Kentler
1
Listed In: Physicians
Birthdate: July 2, 1928
Sun Sign: Cancer
Died: July 9, 2008
 11 
Ottman Azaitar
(Mixed martial artist)
Ottman Azaitar
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: February 20, 1990
Sun Sign: Pisces
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)
 12 
Ron-Robert Zieler
(Association football player)
Ron-Robert Zieler
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: February 12, 1989
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)
 13 
Gokhan Tore
(Football Winger)
Gokhan Tore
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: January 20, 1992
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
 14 
Heinrich Böll
(One of Germany’s Foremost Post-World War II Writers)
Heinrich Böll
1
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: December 21, 1917
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Died: July 16, 1985
 15 
Gunnar Kaiser
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Birthdate: 1976 AD
 16 
Max Bruch
(German Romantic Composer, Conductor & Educator)
Max Bruch
1
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: January 6, 1838
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Died: October 2, 1920
 17 
Jan Frodeno
(Triathlete)
Jan Frodeno
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: August 18, 1981
Sun Sign: Leo
Height: 6'4" (193 cm)
 18 
Carl Bosch
(Chemist & Engineer)
Carl Bosch
1
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: August 27, 1874
Sun Sign: Virgo
Died: April 26, 1940
 19 
Eric Voegelin
(Philosopher)
Eric Voegelin
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Birthdate: January 3, 1901
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Died: January 19, 1985
 20 
Wolfgang von Trips
(Racing driver)
Wolfgang von Trips
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: May 4, 1928
Sun Sign: Taurus
Died: September 10, 1961
 21 
Marie Zielcke
(Actress)
Marie Zielcke
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Birthdate: February 3, 1979
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Height: 5'7" (170 cm)
 22 
August Bebel
(Former Politician best remembered as one of the founders of the Social Democratic Workers' Party of Germany (SDAP) in 1869)
August Bebel
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: February 22, 1840
Sun Sign: Pisces
Died: August 13, 1913
 23 
Julia Shaw
(Psychologist)
Julia Shaw
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Birthdate: January 20, 1987
Sun Sign: Aquarius
 24 
Wilhelm Marx
(Politician, Judge)
Wilhelm Marx
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: January 15, 1863
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Died: August 5, 1946
 25 
Ottmar Liebert
(Guitarist)
Ottmar Liebert
0
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: February 1, 1959
Sun Sign: Aquarius
 26 
Katharina Schattler
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Birthdate: October 20, 1979
Sun Sign: Libra
 27 
Peter Kürten
(Serial killer)
Peter Kürten
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Listed In: Criminals
Birthdate: May 26, 1883
Sun Sign: Gemini
Died: July 2, 1931
 28 
Nick Hein
(Judoka, Actor)
Nick Hein
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: April 24, 1984
Sun Sign: Taurus
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)
 29 
Stefan Raab
(Famous for Hosting the German Television Programs 'Vivasion' and 'TV Total')
Stefan Raab
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Birthdate: October 20, 1966
Sun Sign: Libra
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)
 30 
Amitai Etzioni
(Sociologist)
Amitai Etzioni
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Birthdate: January 4, 1929
Sun Sign: Capricorn
 31 
Angela Gossow
(German Vocalist and Former Lead Singer of Swedish Melodic Death Metal Band 'Arch Enemy')
Angela Gossow
2
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: November 5, 1974
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Height: 5'3" (160 cm)
 32 
Michel Noll
(Documentary Filmmaker)
Michel Noll
0
Birthdate: May 10, 1949
Sun Sign: Taurus
 33 
Britta Heidemann
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: December 22, 1982
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)
 34 
Bruno of Cologne
(Monk and Founder of the 'Carthusian' Order)
Bruno of Cologne
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: 1030 AD
Died: October 6, 1101
 35 
Ismail Jakobs
(Football Defender)
Ismail Jakobs
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: August 17, 1999
Sun Sign: Leo
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)
 36 
Frederik Pleitgen
(Journalist)
Frederik Pleitgen
0
Birthdate: 1976 AD
Height: 5'8" (173 cm)
 37 
Bianca Heinicke
(YouTuber)
Bianca Heinicke
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Listed In: YouTubers
Birthdate: February 6, 1993
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Height: 5'1" (155 cm)
 38 
Hedwig Potthast
(Private secretary)
Hedwig Potthast
1
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: February 5, 1912
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Died: September 22, 1994
 39 
Katarina Barley
(Member of the European Parliament)
Katarina Barley
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: November 19, 1968
Sun Sign: Scorpio
 40 
Hans Haacke
(Artist, University teacher)
Hans Haacke
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: August 12, 1936
Sun Sign: Leo
 41 
Henriette Reker
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Listed In: Lawyers & Judges
Birthdate: December 9, 1956
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
 42 
Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck
(Film director, Screenwriter)
Florian Henckel von Donnersmarck
1
Birthdate: May 2, 1973
Sun Sign: Taurus
 43 
Wilma Elles
(Actress)
Wilma Elles
0
Listed In: Fashion
Birthdate: October 18, 1986
Sun Sign: Libra
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)
 44 
Helmut Kollen
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Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: March 2, 1950
Sun Sign: Pisces
Died: May 3, 1977
 45 
Joost van den Vondel
(Dutch Author of Christian Poetry and Verse Dramas)
Joost van den Vondel
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: November 17, 1587
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Died: February 5, 1679
 46 
Herta Oberheuser
(Former Physician known for performing medical atrocities on prisoners at the Ravensbrück concentration camp)
Herta Oberheuser
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Listed In: Physicians
Birthdate: May 15, 1911
Sun Sign: Taurus
Died: January 24, 1978
 47 
Mina Tander
(Actress)
Mina Tander
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Birthdate: December 4, 1978
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)
 48 
Hans Albert
(Philosopher)
Hans Albert
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Birthdate: February 8, 1921
Sun Sign: Aquarius
 49 
Otto Pfister
(Football manager and former player.)
Otto Pfister
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: November 24, 1937
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
 50 
Dirk Bach
(Actor)
Dirk Bach
1
Birthdate: April 23, 1961
Sun Sign: Taurus
Died: October 1, 2012
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)