Gottfried John (pronounced [ˈjon]; August 29, 1942 – September 1, 2014) was a German actor and comedian. John was known for his roles in General Ourumov in the James Bond movie GoldenEye and Julius Caesar in Asterix and Obelix take on Caesar.
John at the 2012 Berlin International Film Festival
|Died||September 1, 2014 (aged 72)|
Utting am Ammersee, Germany
|Cause of death||Cancer|
|Spouse(s)||(m.? – 2014; his death)|
- Unlike the common English name John, the German pronunciation begins with a "y" sound.
- "James Bond Bpesewicht, Gottfried John ist tot". Welt.de. Retrieved September 2, 2014.