Anton Drexler

1884 - 1942

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Anton Drexler (13 June 1884 – 24 February 1942) was a German far-right political agitator for the Völkisch movement in the 1920s. He founded the pan-German and anti-Semitic German Workers' Party (DAP), the antecedent of the Nazi Party (NSDAP). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Anton Drexler has received more than 1,324,399 page views. His biography is available in 44 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 43 in 2019). Anton Drexler is the 958th most popular politician (up from 1,076th in 2019), the 282nd most popular biography from Germany (up from 295th in 2019) and the 76th most popular German Politician.

Anton Drexler was a German politician and a founder of the German Workers' Party, which later became the Nazi Party.

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Among politicians, Anton Drexler ranks 958 out of 15,710Before him are Ursula von der Leyen, Baldwin I of Jerusalem, Tristan, Pietro Badoglio, Aemilianus, and Gediminas. After him are Isabel Martínez de Perón, Jeongjo of Joseon, John II of Portugal, Maria of Austria, Holy Roman Empress, Ptolemy IV Philopator, and George II of Greece.

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Among people born in 1884, Anton Drexler ranks 9Before him are Harry S. Truman, Isoroku Yamamoto, Bronisław Malinowski, Edvard Beneš, Hideki Tojo, and İsmet İnönü. After him are Max Brod, Édouard Daladier, Peter Debye, Franz Halder, Walther von Reichenau, and Gaston Bachelard. Among people deceased in 1942, Anton Drexler ranks 10Before him are Lucy Maud Montgomery, Bronisław Malinowski, Edith Stein, Robert Musil, José Raúl Capablanca, and William G. Morgan. After him are Jean Baptiste Perrin, Robert Bosch, Franz Boas, William Henry Bragg, Walther von Reichenau, and Fritz Todt.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Anton Drexler ranks 282 out of 5,289Before him are Hermann Ebbinghaus (1850), Konrad Zuse (1910), Michael Wittmann (1914), Sepp Dietrich (1892), Joseph von Fraunhofer (1787), and Klaus Barbie (1913). After him are Karl Weierstrass (1815), Alexandra Feodorovna (1872), Paul Ludwig Ewald von Kleist (1881), Christian I of Denmark (1426), Ferdinand I of Romania (1865), and Giacomo Meyerbeer (1791).

Among POLITICIANS In Germany

Among politicians born in Germany, Anton Drexler ranks 76Before him are Augustus III of Poland (1696), Wilhelm Pieck (1876), Otto IV, Holy Roman Emperor (1175), Wenceslaus IV of Bohemia (1361), Otto II, Holy Roman Emperor (955), and Maurice, Prince of Orange (1567). After him are Christian I of Denmark (1426), Ferdinand I of Romania (1865), Frederick V of the Palatinate (1596), Alexander Van der Bellen (1944), Joachim Gauck (1940), and Mayer Amschel Rothschild (1744).