Who knew there were so many famous people named Friedrich in the world? Our list of celebrities named Friedrich includes pictures and information about each person when available, so you can get to know them a little better if you don't know them. The famous Friedrichs below come from all walks of life, but all ended up achieving fame or notoriety in one way or another. This list includes singers named Friedrich, actors named Friedrich, and much more. Friedrich Nietzsche, Friedrich Schiller, and Friedrich Engels are only a few of the well-known people named Friedrich on this list.
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Friedrich Engels Author, Economist, Philosopher
Friedrich Engels ( ENG-(g)əlz; German: [ˈfʁiːdʁɪç ˈʔɛŋl̩s]; sometimes anglicised Frederick Engels; 28 November 1820 – 5 August 1895) was a German philosopher, communist, social scientist, ...more
Friedrich Hayek Economist, Philosopher
Friedrich August von Hayek (; German: [ˈfʁiːdʁɪç ˈaʊ̯ɡʊst ˈhaɪɛk]; 8 May 1899 – 23 March 1992), often referred to by his initials F. A. Hayek, was an Anglo-Austrian economist and ...more
Friedrich Gulda Film Score Composer, Jazz Pianist, Pianist
Friedrich Gulda (16 May 1930 – 27 January 2000) was an Austrian pianist and composer who worked in both the classical and jazz fields.
Friedrich Radszuweit Writer
Friedrich Radszuweit (born 15 April 1876- 15 March 1932) was a German manager, publisher, and author.
Friedrich Koncilia (born 25 February 1948) is a former Austrian football goalkeeper.
Friedrich T. Noltenius
Lieutenant Friedrich Theodor Noltenius (8 January 1894 – 12 March 1936) was a German flying ace in the First World War, with a total of 21 victories.
Friedrich Hollaender Film Score Composer, Author, Actor
Friedrich Hollaender (in exile also Frederick Hollander; 18 October 1896 – 18 January 1976) was a German film composer and author.
Friedrich L. Bauer Mathematician, Computer scientist
Friedrich Ludwig "Fritz" Bauer (10 June 1924 – 26 March 2015) was a German computer scientist and professor at the Technical University of Munich.
Friedrich Akel Politician, Diplomat, Physician
Friedrich Rainer Politician
Friedrich W. Rainer (28 July 1903 – 19 July 1947) was an Austrian Nazi politician, Gauleiter as well as a state governor of Salzburg and Carinthia. He is the only Austrian governor who has ever ...more