Kessler (name)

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Kessler or Keßler is a surname of German, Dutch, and Jewish (Ashkenazi) origins. It is an occupational name that means coppersmith. In alpine countries the name derived from the definition: the one living in the basin of a valley.[1]

People named Kessler includes:

Fictional people[edit]

  • Kessler, main antagonist in the video game, inFamous
  • At the time of the shooting of the original Seinfeld pilot titled "The Seinfeld Chronicles", Kenny Kramer had not yet given consent to use his name, and so Cosmo Kramer's character was originally referred to as "Kessler"
  • David Kessler is the name of the main character in the 1981 comedy-horror film An American Werewolf in London
  • Edward Anselm 'Eddie' Kessler is the name of a character in HBO's Boardwalk Empire.
  • Monty Kessler is the name of Brendan Fraser's character in "With Honours"
  • Raphael Kessler is the protagonist in L'anniversaire
  • Ulrich Kesler (voiced by Shūichi Ikeda) is a character in the science-fiction series Legend of the Galactic Heroes.
  • Marie Kessler, Aunt of Protagonist Nick Burkhart in "Grimm".
  • Kelly Kessler Burkhart, Mother of Protagonist Nick BurkHart in "Grimm".
  • Donald Kessler, a character in the 1996 science fiction comedy film Mars Attacks!

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