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 1,883,204 page views. His biography is available in 59 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 56 in 2019). Alfred Rosenberg is the 429th most popular politician (down from 371st 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 429 out of 15,710Before him are Idi Amin, Peisistratos, Christian VII of Denmark, Lothair I, Honorius, and Chagatai Khan. After him are Henry II of England, Arcadius, Baibars, Louis, Grand Dauphin, Ay, and Otho.

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Among people born in 1893, Alfred Rosenberg ranks 6Before him are Mao Zedong, Hermann Göring, Joan Miró, Ip Man, and Joachim von Ribbentrop. After him are Vladimir Mayakovsky, Mikhail Tukhachevsky, Walter Ulbricht, Carol II of Romania, Alexander of Greece, and Draža Mihailović. Among people deceased in 1946, Alfred Rosenberg ranks 7Before him are John Maynard Keynes, Hermann Göring, Wilhelm Keitel, Joachim von Ribbentrop, H. G. Wells, and Alfred Jodl. After him are Ernst Kaltenbrunner, Hans Frank, Ion Antonescu, Arthur Seyss-Inquart, Mikhail Kalinin, and John Logie Baird.

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In Estonia

Among people born in Estonia, Alfred Rosenberg ranks 2 out of 276Before him are Catherine I of Russia (1684). After him are Arvo Pärt (1935), Emil Lenz (1804), Karl Ernst von Baer (1792), Fabian Gottlieb von Bellingshausen (1778), Konstantin Päts (1874), Wolfgang Köhler (1887), Louis Kahn (1901), Lennart Meri (1929), Paul Keres (1916), and Arnold Rüütel (1928).

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), Magnus Gabriel De la Gardie (1622), Neeme Järvi (1937), Kersti Kaljulaid (1969), Alexander Gorchakov (1798), and Bernhard Schmidt (1879).