Alois Brunner

1912 - 2010

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Alois Brunner (8 April 1912 – 2001 or 2010) was an Austrian Schutzstaffel (SS) officer who worked as Adolf Eichmann's assistant. Brunner is held responsible for sending over 100,000 European Jews to ghettos and concentration camps in eastern Europe. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Alois Brunner has received more than 820,844 page views. His biography is available in 29 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 27 in 2019). Alois Brunner is the 244th most popular military personnel (down from 234th in 2019), the 150th most popular biography from Austria (down from 144th in 2019) and the 6th most popular Austrian Military Personnel.

Alois Brunner was a Nazi officer who was responsible for the deportation of Jews to concentration camps.

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Among military personnels, Alois Brunner ranks 244 out of 1,466Before him are Hans-Joachim Marseille, Xiahou Dun, Józef Poniatowski, Sun Bin, Matthew C. Perry, and Wu Sangui. After him are Henning von Tresckow, Henri de La Tour d'Auvergne, Viscount of Turenne, Vasily Stalin, Maurice Gamelin, Nikolai Vatutin, and Karl Wolff.

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Among people born in 1912, Alois Brunner ranks 29Before him are Hanna Reitsch, Gene Kelly, Sergiu Celibidache, Adolf Galland, James Callaghan, and Robert Doisneau. After him are Maria Mandl, Jozef Gabčík, Pierre Boulle, Leonid Kantorovich, Konrad Emil Bloch, and Otto Kretschmer. Among people deceased in 2010, Alois Brunner ranks 16Before him are Benoit Mandelbrot, Lech Kaczyński, Claude Chabrol, Zecharia Sitchin, Bobby Farrell, and Tsutomu Yamaguchi. After him are Ali Hassan al-Majid, Vasily Smyslov, Georges Charpak, Maurice Allais, Louise Bourgeois, and Marshall Warren Nirenberg.

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Among people born in Austria, Alois Brunner ranks 150 out of 1,075Before him are Josef Stefan (1835), Aribert Heim (1914), Hans Selye (1907), Ernest, Duke of Austria (1377), Józef Poniatowski (1763), and Anne of Austria, Queen of Poland (1573). After him are Heinz Fischer (1938), Leopold III, Duke of Austria (1351), Hans Asperger (1906), Nikola IV Zrinski (1508), Dietrich Mateschitz (1944), and Michael Haydn (1737).


Among military personnels born in Austria, Alois Brunner ranks 6Before him are Otto Skorzeny (1908), Charles V, Duke of Lorraine (1643), Roman von Ungern-Sternberg (1886), Franz Stangl (1908), and Józef Poniatowski (1763). After him are Lothar Rendulic (1887), Archduke Albrecht, Duke of Teschen (1817), Walter Nowotny (1920), Franz Conrad von Hötzendorf (1852), Karl Philipp, Prince of Schwarzenberg (1771), and Leopold Joseph von Daun (1705).