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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 1,527,668 page views. His biography is available in 47 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 44 in 2019). Anton Drexler is the 778th most popular politician (up from 957th in 2019), the 214th most popular biography from Germany (up from 282nd in 2019) and the 61st 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 778 out of 15,577Before him are Mary of Hungary, Felix Dzerzhinsky, Zubayr ibn al-Awam, Roger II of Sicily, Louis VI of France, and Al-Ma'mun. After him are Baudouin of Belgium, Nikephoros I, Publius Quinctilius Varus, Marwan I, Chlothar I, and Ante Pavelić.

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Among people born in 1884, Anton Drexler ranks 8Before him are Harry S. Truman, Amedeo Modigliani, Isoroku Yamamoto, Hideki Tojo, Bronisław Malinowski, and Edvard Beneš. After him are İsmet İnönü, Édouard Daladier, Peter Debye, Max Brod, Franz Halder, and Theodor Heuss. Among people deceased in 1942, Anton Drexler ranks 7Before him are Stefan Zweig, Reinhard Heydrich, Janusz Korczak, Bronisław Malinowski, Edith Stein, and Lucy Maud Montgomery. After him are José Raúl Capablanca, Robert Musil, Jean Baptiste Perrin, William Henry Bragg, Robert Bosch, and William G. Morgan.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Anton Drexler ranks 214 out of 6,142Before him are Conrad III of Germany (1093), Louis IV, Holy Roman Emperor (1282), Conrad II, Holy Roman Emperor (990), Otto III, Holy Roman Emperor (980), Alexander Gottlieb Baumgarten (1714), and Werner von Siemens (1816). After him are Wenceslaus IV of Bohemia (1361), Levi Strauss (1829), Hans Zimmer (1957), Hans Memling (1435), Wilhelm Ritter von Leeb (1876), and Gotthold Ephraim Lessing (1729).

Among POLITICIANS In Germany

Among politicians born in Germany, Anton Drexler ranks 61Before him are Konstantin von Neurath (1873), Karl Liebknecht (1871), Conrad III of Germany (1093), Louis IV, Holy Roman Emperor (1282), Conrad II, Holy Roman Emperor (990), and Otto III, Holy Roman Emperor (980). After him are Wenceslaus IV of Bohemia (1361), Walter Ulbricht (1893), Eduard Bernstein (1850), Wilhelm Frick (1877), Wilhelm Pieck (1876), and Henry III, Holy Roman Emperor (1016).