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Pope Benedict XVI

Pope Benedict XVI was born on April 16, 1927 in Marktl am Inn, Bavaria, Germany as Joseph Alois Ratzinger. See full bio »
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 2012 Christmas Eve at St. Peter's Basilica (TV Special)
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 2012 Kulturzeit (TV Series)
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- Episode dated 30 May 2012 (2012) ... Himself
 2012 Die Lage (Documentary)
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 2011 Christmas Eve at St. Peter's Basilica (TV Special)
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 2011 Tmár a jeho rod aneb Slzavé údolí pyramid (Documentary)
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 2011 Vatican: The Hidden World (TV Movie documentary)
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 2011 Francesco und der Papst (Documentary)
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 2010 Aus dem Leben - Die Reportage (TV Series documentary)
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 2009 Christmas Eve at St. Peter's Basilica (TV Special)
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 2009 Con Artist (Documentary)
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 2008 Papal Visit: Pope's Departure from JFK (TV Movie)
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 2008 Papal Visit to Ground Zero (TV Movie)
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 2008 Papal Mass at St. Patrick's Cathedral (TV Movie)
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 2007-2008 Menschen & Mächte (TV Series documentary)
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- Cobra - übernehmen Sie! (2008) ... Himself
- Papst Benedikt XVI. - Mein Vatikan (2007) ... Himself (as Papst Benedikt XVI.)
 2007 The Gospel of Caesar (Documentary)
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 2007 20 heures le journal (TV Series)
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- Episode dated 6 June 2007 (2007) ... Himself
- Episode dated 9 April 2007 (2007) ... Himself
- Episode dated 1 April 2007 (2007) ... Himself
 2006 Barbarians (TV Series documentary)
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- The End of the World (2006) ... Himself
 2006 Benedict XVI: The Keys of the Kingdom (Documentary)
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 2005 Joseph Ratzinger - Die Jugend des Papstes (TV Movie documentary)
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 2005 Ein Papst aus Deutschland: Benedikt XVI. (TV Movie documentary)
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 2005 NBC Nightly News with Brian Williams (TV Series)
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- Episode dated 13 May 2005 (2005) ... Himself
- Episode dated 2 April 2005 (2005) ... Himself (as Cardinal Josef Ratzinger)
- Episode dated 1 April 2005 (2005) ... Himself (as Joseph Ratzinger)
 2005 Caiga quien caiga (TV Series)
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- Episode dated 29 April 2005 (2005) ... Himself
 2004 Joseph Kardinal Ratzinger - Mein Vatikan (TV Movie documentary)
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 1998 Alpha Forum (TV Series)
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 1989 Galileo Galilei (TV Movie)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Book: "Jésus de Nazareth" (Paris: Flammarion) See more »

Publicity Listings:

9 Print Biographies | 1 Portrayal | 32 Articles | 5 Pictorials | 9 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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Alternate Names:

Benet XVI | Cardinal Josef Ratzinger | Joseph Kardinal Ratzinger | Joseph Ratzinger | Papst Benedikt XVI.

Height:

5' 7" (1.7 m)
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Personal Quote:

"I believe that this civilisation, with all its dangers and hopes, can only be tamed and led back to greatness if it recognizes again the sources of its power." (From the interview, given to Eberhard von Gemmingen, a confidant and head of Vatican Radio's German service, the very first interview as pontiff and the very first full- length interview given by any Pope ever) See more »

Trivia:

Has said he still has the stuffed animals his mother made for him when he was a child. See more »

Trademark:

Image as a shy, textbook introvert

Nickname:

The German Shepherd See more »

Star Sign:

Aries

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