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Louis Potgieter (1951–1993)

Louis Potgieter was born on April 4, 1951 in Pretoria, South Africa. He was an actor, known for Sunnyboy und Sugarbaby (1979), ZDF Hitparade (1969) and The Eurovision Song Contest (1979). He died in August 1993. See full bio »


(age 42)

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Known For

Sunnyboy und Sugarbaby
ZDF Hitparade
ZDF Hitparade Singer
The Eurovision Song Contest
The Eurovision Song Contest Himself - German Entry: 4th Place
Ein Lied für Bergen


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 1978 Derrick (TV Series)
Egon Sebald / Blacky
- Ute und Manuela (1978) ... Egon Sebald / Blacky
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 1986 Ein Lied für Bergen (TV Movie)
 1982 Vorsicht Musik! (TV Series)
- Episode #1.1 (1982) ... Himself (as Dschinghis Khan)
 1979-1982 ZDF Hitparade (TV Series)
- Episode #1.154 (1982) ... (as Dschinghis Khan)
- Episode #1.150 (1982) ... Singer (as Dschingis Khan)
- Episode #1.149 (1982) ... (as Dschinghis Khan)
- Episode #1.145 (1981) ... (as Dschinghis Khan)
- Episode #1.144 (1981) ... (as Dschinghis Khan)
 1980 Die Drehscheibe (TV Series)
- Episode dated 30 April 1980 (1980) ... Singer (as Dschingis Khan)
 1979 Sunnyboy und Sugarbaby
Himself (as Dschinghis Khan)
 1979 Auf los geht's los (TV Series)
- Episode #3.2 (1979) ... Singer (as Dschingis Khan)
 1979 The Eurovision Song Contest (TV Special)
Himself - German Entry: 4th Place
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 2008 Dansin Chiki Chiki (TV Special)
 2005 Tour d'Eurovision (TV Movie)
Himself - German Entry

Personal Details

Alternate Names:

Dschinghis Khan | Dschingis Khan

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Played the central role of Genghis Khan in German pop band Dschinghis Khan, as both singer and lead dancer.

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