Arthur Seyss-Inquart

1892 - 1946

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Arthur Seyss-Inquart (German: Seyß-Inquart, [ˈartuːɐ̯ zaɪs ˈʔɪŋkvart] ; 22 July 1892 – 16 October 1946) was an Austrian Nazi politician who served as Chancellor of Austria in 1938 for two days before the Anschluss. His positions in Nazi Germany included deputy governor to Hans Frank in the General Government of Occupied Poland, and Reich commissioner for the German-occupied Netherlands. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Arthur Seyss-Inquart has received more than 1,540,541 page views. His biography is available in 54 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 53 in 2019). Arthur Seyss-Inquart is the 742nd most popular politician (down from 631st in 2019), the 32nd most popular biography from Czechia (down from 23rd in 2019) and the 5th most popular Czech Politician.

Arthur Seyss-Inquart was a Nazi official who served as Reichskommissar of the Netherlands from 1940 to 1945. He was tried and convicted at the Nuremberg Trials for crimes against humanity and war crimes.

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Among politicians, Arthur Seyss-Inquart ranks 742 out of 19,576Before him are Mustafa IV, Antiochus III the Great, Gratian, Robert II of France, Wilhelm, German Crown Prince, and Daniel Ortega. After him are Börte, John Quincy Adams, Jérôme Bonaparte, Sun Quan, Napoléon Louis Bonaparte, and Pedro II of Brazil.

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Among people born in 1892, Arthur Seyss-Inquart ranks 8Before him are Josip Broz Tito, Francisco Franco, Manfred von Richthofen, Ivo Andrić, Walter Benjamin, and Zita of Bourbon-Parma. After him are Haile Selassie, Alexander Alekhine, Pearl S. Buck, Ryūnosuke Akutagawa, Louis de Broglie, and Theodor Eicke. Among people deceased in 1946, Arthur Seyss-Inquart ranks 11Before him are H. G. Wells, Alfred Rosenberg, Alfred Jodl, Ernst Kaltenbrunner, Hans Frank, and Ion Antonescu. After him are Mikhail Kalinin, Gerhart Hauptmann, Alexander Alekhine, Gertrude Stein, Wilhelm Frick, and Werner von Blomberg.

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In Czechia

Among people born in Czechia, Arthur Seyss-Inquart ranks 32 out of 1,200Before him are Tomáš Garrigue Masaryk (1850), Joseph Radetzky von Radetz (1766), Miloš Forman (1932), Jaroslav Hašek (1883), Edvard Beneš (1884), and Václav Klaus (1941). After him are Hans Kelsen (1881), Leoš Janáček (1854), Ottokar II of Bohemia (1233), Jan Palach (1948), Miloš Zeman (1944), and Klement Gottwald (1896).

Among POLITICIANS In Czechia

Among politicians born in Czechia, Arthur Seyss-Inquart ranks 5Before him are Charles IV, Holy Roman Emperor (1316), Tomáš Garrigue Masaryk (1850), Edvard Beneš (1884), and Václav Klaus (1941). After him are Ottokar II of Bohemia (1233), Miloš Zeman (1944), Klement Gottwald (1896), Wenceslaus III of Bohemia (1289), Ludvík Svoboda (1895), Wenceslaus II of Bohemia (1271), and Emil Hácha (1872).