Famous German Comedians

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Tomer Sisley
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Birthdate: August 14, 1974
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: West Berlin, West Germany
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Al Shean
(Comedian)
Al Shean
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Birthdate: May 12, 1868
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Kingdom of Prussia
Died: August 12, 1949
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Martina Hill
(Actress)
Martina Hill
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Birthdate: July 14, 1974
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Berlin, Germany
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Atze Schröder
(Comedian)
Atze Schröder
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Birthdate: September 27, 1965
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Emsdetten, Germany
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Anke Engelke
(Comedian)
Anke Engelke
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Birthdate: December 21, 1965
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Montreal, Quebec, Canada
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Luke Mockridge
(Comedian)
Luke Mockridge
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Birthdate: March 21, 1989
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Bonn, Germany

Luke Mockridge is a television presenter and comedian best known for presenting the popular German TV program NightWash. Mockridge has also appeared in other TV shows like TV total and Quatsch Comedy Club. In 2013, he launched his own show titled Occupy School. In the same year, Mockridge was honored with the Best Newcomer Award at the German Comedy Awards.         

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Dieter Hallervorden
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Birthdate: September 5, 1935
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Dessau, Dessau-Roßlau, Germany
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Otto Waalkes
(Comedian)
Otto Waalkes
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Birthdate: July 22, 1948
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Emden, Lower Saxony, Germany
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Enissa Amani
(Comedian)
Enissa Amani
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Birthdate: December 8, 1983
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Tehran, Iran
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Hape Kerkeling
(Comedian)
Hape Kerkeling
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Birthdate: December 9, 1964
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Recklinghausen, Germany
Christoph Maria Herbst
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Birthdate: February 9, 1966
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Wuppertal, Germany
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Helge Schneider
(Comedian)
Helge Schneider
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Birthdate: August 30, 1955
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Mülheim, Germany
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Curt Bois
(Actor)
Curt Bois
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Birthdate: April 5, 1901
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Berlin, Germany
Died: December 25, 1991
 14 
Oliver Pocher
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Birthdate: February 18, 1978
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Hanover, Germany
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Harald Schmidt
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Birthdate: August 18, 1957
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Neu-Ulm, Germany
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Dirk Bach
(Actor)
Dirk Bach
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Birthdate: April 23, 1961
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Cologne, Germany
Died: October 1, 2012
 17 
Michael Herbig
(Comedian)
Michael Herbig
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Birthdate: April 29, 1968
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Munich, Germany
 18 
Karl Valentin
(Comedian)
Karl Valentin
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Birthdate: June 4, 1882
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Munich, Germany
Died: February 9, 1948
 19 
Loriot
(Comedian)
Loriot
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Birthdate: November 12, 1923
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Brandenburg, Germany
Died: August 22, 2011
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Kaya Yanar
(Comedian)
Kaya Yanar
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Birthdate: May 20, 1973
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Frankfurt am Main, Germany
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Karl Dall
(Comedian)
Karl Dall
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Birthdate: February 1, 1941
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Emden, Germany
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Dieter Hildebrandt
(Former Kabarett artist, Comedian)
Dieter Hildebrandt
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Birthdate: May 23, 1927
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Bolesławiec, Poland
Died: November 20, 2013
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Dieter Nuhr
(Comedian)
Dieter Nuhr
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Birthdate: October 29, 1960
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Wesel, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
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Harald Juhnke
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Birthdate: June 10, 1929
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Charlottenburg, Berlin, Germany
Died: April 1, 2005
 25 
Bastian Pastewka
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Birthdate: April 4, 1972
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Bochum, Germany
 26 
Heinz Erhardt
(German Actor, Comedian, & Musician)
Heinz Erhardt
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Birthdate: February 20, 1909
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Riga, Russia
Died: June 5, 1979

Heinz Erhardt was a German actor, comedian, entertainer, musician, and poet. After starting his career as a cabaret artist, Erhardt went on to establish himself as a musician and comedian. During his film career, Heinz Erhardt played prominent roles in comedy movies like Of Course, the Motorists, Three Men in a Boat, and Father, Mother and Nine Children.

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Bulent Ceylan
(Comedian)
Bulent Ceylan
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Birthdate: January 4, 1976
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Mannheim, Germany
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Esther Schweins
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Birthdate: April 18, 1970
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Oberhausen, West Germany
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Josef Hader
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Birthdate: February 14, 1962
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Waldhausen im Strudengau, Austria
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Christian Tramitz
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Birthdate: July 29, 1955
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Munich, Germany

Born to producer parents and being the grandson of Austrian actor Paul Hörbiger, Christian Tramitz was destined to be in films. After gaining fame with his comedy show Tramitz and Friends, he also ventured into voice acting, dubbing for artists such as Alec Baldwin and Matt Dillon.

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Tedros Teclebrhan
(Comedian and actor best known for his stand-up stage-comedy Teddy Comedy)
Tedros Teclebrhan
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Birthdate: 1983 AD
Birthplace: Asmara, Eritrea
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Helga Feddersen
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Birthdate: March 14, 1930
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Hamburg, Germany
Died: November 24, 1990
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Diether Krebs
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Birthdate: August 11, 1947
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Essen, Germany
Died: January 4, 2000
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Ina Müller
(Singer)
Ina Müller
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Birthdate: July 25, 1965
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Köhlen, Geestland, Germany
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Herbert Feuerstein
(Journalist)
Herbert Feuerstein
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Birthdate: June 15, 1937
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Zell am See, Austria
Died: October 6, 2020
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Mike Kruger
(Comedian)
Mike Kruger
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Birthdate: December 14, 1951
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Ulm, Germany
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Werner Finck
(Film actor)
Werner Finck
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Birthdate: May 2, 1902
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Görlitz, Germany
Died: July 31, 1978
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Eddi Arent
(Actor)
Eddi Arent
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Birthdate: May 5, 1925
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Gdańsk Danzig, Poland
Died: May 28, 2013
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Elisabeth Volkmann
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Birthdate: March 16, 1936
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Essen, Germany
Died: July 27, 2006
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Rolf Herricht
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Birthdate: October 5, 1927
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Magdeburg, Germany
Died: August 23, 1981
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Hans Behrendt
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Birthdate: September 28, 1889
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Berlin, Germany
Died: August 14, 1942
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Weiss Ferdl
(Film actor)
Weiss Ferdl
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Birthdate: June 28, 1883
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Altötting, Germany
Died: June 19, 1949
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Paul Beckers
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Birthdate: November 1, 1878
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Magdeburg, Germany
Died: April 27, 1965