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Alfred Rosenberg

1893 - 1946

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Alfred Ernst Rosenberg (12 January [O.S. 31 December 1892] 1893 – 16 October 1946) was a Baltic German Nazi theorist and ideologue. Rosenberg was first introduced to Adolf Hitler by Dietrich Eckart and he held several important posts in the Nazi government. He was the head of the NSDAP Office of Foreign Affairs during the entire rule of Nazi Germany (1933–1945), and led Amt Rosenberg ("Rosenberg's bureau"), an official Nazi body for cultural policy and surveillance, between 1934 and 1945. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Alfred Rosenberg has received more than 2,465,484 page views. His biography is available in 59 different languages on Wikipedia. Alfred Rosenberg is the 455th most popular politician (down from 429th in 2019), the 2nd most popular biography from Estonia and the 2nd most popular Estonian Politician.

Alfred Rosenberg was a German Nazi Party official and philosopher. He was also one of the most influential ideologues of the Nazi Party. Rosenberg was born in Estonia, but he grew up in Russia. He was a member of the Baltic German minority in Russia. Rosenberg joined the Nazi Party in 1930 and became a member of the Reichstag in 1932. In 1933, he became the Nazi Party's head of foreign affairs. He was also the editor of the Nazi newspaper, "The People's Observer." Rosenberg is most famous for his book, "The Myth of the Twentieth Century," which is an exposition of Nazi ideology.

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Among politicians, Alfred Rosenberg ranks 455 out of 15,577Before him are Guy of Lusignan, Gustaf VI Adolf of Sweden, Hongwu Emperor, Otho, Merneptah, and Babur. After him are Ögedei Khan, Mary of Burgundy, Osman III, Radovan Karadžić, Ferdinand III, Holy Roman Emperor, and Augustus II the Strong.

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Among people born in 1893, Alfred Rosenberg ranks 6Before him are Mao Zedong, Hermann Göring, Joan Miró, Joachim von Ribbentrop, and Ip Man. After him are Mikhail Tukhachevsky, Vladimir Mayakovsky, Walter Ulbricht, Carol II of Romania, Alexander of Greece, and Soong Ching-ling. Among people deceased in 1946, Alfred Rosenberg ranks 6Before him are John Maynard Keynes, Hermann Göring, Joachim von Ribbentrop, Wilhelm Keitel, and H. G. Wells. After him are Alfred Jodl, John Logie Baird, Hans Frank, Ernst Kaltenbrunner, Arthur Seyss-Inquart, and Ion Antonescu.

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In Estonia

Among people born in Estonia, Alfred Rosenberg ranks 2 out of 310Before him are Catherine I of Russia (1684). After him are Emil Lenz (1804), Arvo Pärt (1935), Fabian Gottlieb von Bellingshausen (1778), Karl Ernst von Baer (1792), Konstantin Päts (1874), Wolfgang Köhler (1887), Louis Kahn (1901), Lennart Meri (1929), Patriarch Alexy II of Moscow (1929), and Paul Keres (1916).

Among POLITICIANS In Estonia

Among politicians born in Estonia, Alfred Rosenberg ranks 2Before him are Catherine I of Russia (1684). After him are Konstantin Päts (1874), Lennart Meri (1929), Arnold Rüütel (1928), Jacob De la Gardie (1583), Felix Kersten (1898), Alar Karis (1958), Kersti Kaljulaid (1969), Magnus Gabriel De la Gardie (1622), Alexander Gorchakov (1798), and Neeme Järvi (1937).