Otto is a boy name and means wealth. It is a German name and its pronunciation is \o(t)-to\. Other similar names and variants include: Autha, Odis, Odo, Ot, Ota, Otha, Othello, Otho, Ottis, Ottone, Otys. Otto is a very popular first name for men (#504 out of 1220) and also a very popular surname or last name for both men and women (#1713 out of 88799).
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  • Otto von Habsburg born on November 20, 1912.
  • Otto Abetz born on March 26, 1903.
  • Otto Pérez Molina born on December 1, 1950.
  • Otto Ohlendorf born on February 4, 1907.
  • Otto Preminger (director) born on December 5, 1905.
  • Otto Rippert (director)
  • Otto Hoffman (actor)
  • Otto Waalkes (actor) born on July 22, 1948.
  • Otto Bauer (actor) born on September 5, 1881.
  • Otto Lederer (actor)
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Famous actors named Otto and their movies

Otto Waalkes
Otto Waalkes

Born on July 22, 1948

  • Age: 74
  • Birth sign: Cancer
  • No. of movies: 5

Otto - Der Liebesfilm

Directed by: Otto Waalkes, Bernd Eilert

Starring: Otto Waalkes, Jessika Cardinahl, Juraj Kukura, Ruth-Maria Kubitschek

Otto - Der Katastrofenfilm

Otto - Der Katastrofenfilm

Directed by: Edzard Onneken

Starring: Otto Waalkes, Reiner Schöne, Eva Haßmann, Steffen Münster

7 Zwerge

Directed by: Sven Unterwaldt Jr.

Starring: Otto Waalkes, Mirco Nontschew, Boris Aljinovic, Markus Majowski

Otto - Der Film

Directed by: Xaver Schwarzenberger, Otto Waalkes

Starring: Otto Waalkes, Elisabeth Wiedemann, Sky du Mont, Jessika Cardinahl

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Famous directors named Otto and their movies

Otto Preminger
Otto Preminger

Born on December 5, 1905

  • Age: 117
  • Birth sign: Sagittarius
  • No. of movies: 42

Forever Amber

Directed by: Otto Preminger, John M. Stahl

Starring: Linda Darnell, Cornel Wilde, Richard Greene, George Sanders

Country: United States of America



Directed by: Otto Preminger

The Court Martial of Billy-Mitchell

The Court Martial of Billy-Mitchell

Directed by: Otto Preminger

In Harm's Way

In Harm's Way

Directed by: Otto Preminger

Otto Kreisler
Otto Kreisler
  • No. of movies: 4

Ludwig II.

Directed by: Otto Kreisler

Starring: Olaf Fjord, Thea Rosenquist, Eugen Preiß, Franz Scherer


Directed by: Otto Kreisler

Starring: Anton Edthofer, Erika Wagner, Karl Ehmann, Karl Baumgartner

Theodor Herzl, der Bannerträger des jüdischen Volkes

Directed by: Otto Kreisler

Starring: Ernst Bath, Rudolph Schildkraut, Joseph Schildkraut, Josef Schreiter

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Famous writers named Otto and their books

Otto Frank
Otto Frank

Born on June 21, 1865

  • Age:
  • Birth sign: Cancer
  • No. of books: 1
The Diary Of A Young Girl

The Diary Of A Young Girl


Anne Frank wrote the diary. This definitive edition finally has a new translation. It contains entries about Anne Frank's sexual development and her confrontations with her mother, which were not included in previous editions.

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