Arthur Zimmermann

1864 - 1940

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Arthur Zimmermann (5 October 1864 – 6 June 1940) was State Secretary for Foreign Affairs of the German Empire from 22 November 1916 until his resignation on 6 August 1917. His name is associated with the Zimmermann Telegram during World War I. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Arthur Zimmermann has received more than 244,819 page views. His biography is available in 24 different languages on Wikipedia. Arthur Zimmermann is the 6,800th most popular politician (down from 6,311th in 2019), the 407th most popular biography from Poland (down from 367th in 2019) and the 102nd most popular Polish Politician.

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Among politicians, Arthur Zimmermann ranks 6,800 out of 15,710Before him are Princess Alice, Countess of Athlone, Margaret of Durazzo, Macrianus Minor, Claudia Marcella Major, Orodes III of Parthia, and Ur-Nanshe. After him are Agilulf, Empress Masako, Antonio Salandra, Alyattes of Lydia, Carlos Antonio López, and Philip IV of Macedon.

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Among people born in 1864, Arthur Zimmermann ranks 61Before him are Isa Boletini, Carsten Borchgrevink, Henri de Régnier, William, Prince of Hohenzollern, Roman Dmowski, and Auguste Charlois. After him are Nikolay Chkheidze, Alejandro Lerroux, Infanta Eulalia of Spain, Robert Grant Aitken, Carl Correns, and Wilhelm Souchon. Among people deceased in 1940, Arthur Zimmermann ranks 57Before him are Anton Korošec, Mirsaid Sultan-Galiev, Willi Münzenberg, Paul Nizan, Nedo Nadi, and Alfred Loisy. After him are Wilhelm Dörpfeld, Jehan Alain, Luigi Orione, Madeleine Astor, Anton Hansen Tammsaare, and Albert Kahn.

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Among people born in Poland, Arthur Zimmermann ranks 407 out of 1,231Before him are Lestek (870), Oskar R. Lange (1904), Johann Schobert (1720), Barbara Jagiellon (1478), I. L. Peretz (1852), and Pylyp Orlyk (1672). After him are Jan Jesenius (1566), Horst Mahler (1936), Theodor Kaluza (1885), Florian Znaniecki (1882), Sendivogius (1566), and Janusz Korwin-Mikke (1942).


Among politicians born in Poland, Arthur Zimmermann ranks 102Before him are Kurt Schumacher (1895), Bolesław IV the Curly (1120), Richard Thomalla (1903), Lestek (870), Barbara Jagiellon (1478), and Pylyp Orlyk (1672). After him are Janusz Korwin-Mikke (1942), Nikita Ivanovich Panin (1718), Stanisław Koniecpolski (1591), Werner Naumann (1909), Wilhelm Kube (1887), and Werner Lorenz (1891).