Famous People Born In Essen

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 1 Leroy Sané

Leroy Sané
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Football Player
Birthdate: January 11, 1996
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 2 Jens Lehmann

Jens Lehmann
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: German Football player-Goalkeeper
Birthdate: November 10, 1969
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)

 3 Theo Albrecht

Theo Albrecht
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Listed In: Business People
Famous As: Entrepreneur
Birthdate: March 28, 1922
Sun Sign: Aries
Died: July 24, 2010

 4 Armin Meiwes

Armin Meiwes
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Listed In: Criminals
Famous As: Murderer
Birthdate: December 1, 1961
Sun Sign: Sagittarius

 5 Josef Terboven

Josef Terboven
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Politician who was the long-serving Gauleiter of Gau Essen and the Reichskommissar for Norway during the German occupation
Birthdate: May 23, 1898
Sun Sign: Gemini
Died: May 8, 1945

 6 Otto Rehhagel

Otto Rehhagel
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Association football player, Association football manager
Birthdate: August 9, 1938
Sun Sign: Leo
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 7 Alfred Herrhausen

Alfred Herrhausen
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Listed In: Business People
Famous As: Banker
Birthdate: January 30, 1930
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Died: November 30, 1989
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 8 Dietrich Hollinderbäumer

Dietrich Hollinderbäumer
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: August 16, 1942
Sun Sign: Leo
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)

 9 Mille Petrozza

Mille Petrozza
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Listed In: Musicians
Famous As: Guitarist
Birthdate: December 18, 1967
Sun Sign: Sagittarius

 10 Johanna Budwig

Johanna Budwig
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Listed In: Scientists
Famous As: Biochemist
Birthdate: September 30, 1908
Sun Sign: Libra
Died: May 19, 2003

 11 Karl Albrecht

Karl Albrecht
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Listed In: Business People
Famous As: Entrepreneur
Birthdate: February 20, 1920
Sun Sign: Pisces
Died: July 16, 2014

 12 Heinz Rühmann

Heinz Rühmann
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: March 7, 1902
Sun Sign: Pisces
Died: October 3, 1994

 13 Helmut Rahn

Helmut Rahn
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Association football player
Birthdate: August 16, 1929
Sun Sign: Leo
Died: August 14, 2003
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 14 Axel Honneth

Axel Honneth
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Famous As: Philosopher
Birthdate: July 18, 1949
Sun Sign: Cancer

 15 Kira Walkenhorst

Kira Walkenhorst
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Beach Volleyball Player
Birthdate: November 18, 1990
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 16 Harry S. Morgan

Harry S. Morgan
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Famous As: Director
Birthdate: August 29, 1945
Sun Sign: Virgo
Died: April 30, 2011
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

 17 Ernst Busch

Ernst Busch
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Listed In: Singers
Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: January 22, 1900
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Died: June 8, 1980

 18 Alfred Krupp

Alfred Krupp
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Listed In: Business People
Famous As: Industrialist
Birthdate: April 26, 1812
Sun Sign: Taurus
Died: July 14, 1887

 19 Johanna Langefeld

Johanna Langefeld
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Famous As: Former female guard and supervisor at three Nazi concentration camps: Lichtenburg, Ravensbrück, and Auschwitz
Birthdate: March 5, 1900
Sun Sign: Pisces
Died: January 26, 1974

 20 Marcel Zeller

Marcel Zeller
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Boxer
Birthdate: August 3, 1973
Sun Sign: Leo
Died: November 25, 2016

 21 Karl Baedeker

Karl Baedeker
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Famous As: Publisher
Birthdate: November 3, 1801
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Died: October 4, 1859

 22 Henning Baum

Henning Baum
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: September 20, 1972
Sun Sign: Virgo
Height: 6'0" (183 cm)

 23 Ernst Busch

Ernst Busch
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Listed In: Leaders
Famous As: Senior officer
Birthdate: July 6, 1885
Sun Sign: Cancer
Died: July 17, 1945

 24 Ruth Leuwerik

Ruth Leuwerik
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: April 23, 1924
Sun Sign: Taurus
Died: January 12, 2016
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 25 James Ingo Freed

James Ingo Freed
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Listed In: Architects
Famous As: Architect
Birthdate: June 23, 1930
Sun Sign: Cancer
Died: December 15, 2005

 26 Ralf Richter

Ralf Richter
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: August 17, 1957
Sun Sign: Leo
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 27 Diether Krebs

Diether Krebs
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: August 11, 1947
Sun Sign: Leo
Died: January 4, 2000

 28 Anneliese Uhlig

Anneliese Uhlig
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: August 27, 1918
Sun Sign: Virgo
Died: June 17, 2017

 29 Manfred Burgsmüller

Manfred Burgsmüller
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Football player
Birthdate: December 22, 1949
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Died: May 18, 2019
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)

 30 Jens Lehmann

Jens Lehmann
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Cyclist
Birthdate: December 19, 1967
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)

 31 Elisabeth Volkmann

Elisabeth Volkmann
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: March 16, 1936
Sun Sign: Pisces
Died: July 27, 2006

 32 Carl Humann

Carl Humann
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Listed In: Engineers
Famous As: Engineer
Birthdate: January 4, 1839
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Died: April 12, 1896

 33 Heinz Drache

Heinz Drache
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: February 9, 1923
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Died: April 3, 2002

 34 Alfried Krupp von Bohlen und Halbach

Alfried Krupp von Bohlen und Halbach
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Listed In: Business People
Famous As: Industrialist
Birthdate: August 13, 1907
Sun Sign: Leo
Died: July 30, 1967

 35 Marie-Luise Marjan

Marie-Luise Marjan
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: August 9, 1940
Sun Sign: Leo
Height: 5'5" (165 cm)

 36 Paul Klinger

Paul Klinger
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: June 14, 1907
Sun Sign: Gemini
Died: November 14, 1971

 37 Volker Strycek

Volker Strycek
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Racing driver
Birthdate: October 13, 1957
Sun Sign: Libra

 38 Johann Julius Hecker

Johann Julius Hecker
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Famous As: Educator
Birthdate: December 2, 1707
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Died: June 24, 1768

 39 Altfrid Heger

Altfrid Heger
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Racing driver
Birthdate: January 24, 1958
Sun Sign: Aquarius

 40 Harald Grohs

Harald Grohs
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Racing driver
Birthdate: January 28, 1944
Sun Sign: Aquarius

 41 Harald Huffmann

Harald Huffmann
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Field hockey player
Birthdate: June 3, 1908
Sun Sign: Gemini
Died: December 20, 1992

 42 Timm Herzbruch

Timm Herzbruch
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Field hockey player
Birthdate: June 7, 1997
Sun Sign: Gemini
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 43 Gernot Endemann

Gernot Endemann
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: June 24, 1942
Sun Sign: Cancer
Died: June 29, 2020

 44 Wilhelm Stasch

Wilhelm Stasch
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Boxer
Birthdate: March 12, 1911
Sun Sign: Pisces
Died: August 1, 1989

 45 Jan-Philipp Rabente

Jan-Philipp Rabente
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Field hockey player
Birthdate: July 3, 1987
Sun Sign: Cancer
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)

 46 Thilo Stralkowski

Thilo Stralkowski
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Field hockey player
Birthdate: May 2, 1987
Sun Sign: Taurus
Height: 6'3" (190 cm)

 47 Edgar Gorgas

Edgar Gorgas
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Boxer
Birthdate: April 23, 1928
Sun Sign: Taurus
Died: May 15, 2019

 48 Herbert Winters

Herbert Winters
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Field hockey player
Birthdate: June 6, 1937
Sun Sign: Gemini

 49 Helmut Tepasse

Helmut Tepasse
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Gymnast
Birthdate: November 24, 1946
Sun Sign: Sagittarius

 50 Ulrich Klaes

Ulrich Klaes
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Listed In: Sportspersons
Famous As: Field hockey player
Birthdate: February 1, 1946
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)