Artur Axmann

1913 - 1996

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Artur Axmann (18 February 1913 – 24 October 1996) was the German Nazi national leader (Reichsjugendführer) of the Hitler Youth (Hitlerjugend) from 1940 to 1945, when the war ended. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Artur Axmann has received more than 877,347 page views. His biography is available in 33 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 31 in 2019). Artur Axmann is the 2,693rd most popular politician (down from 2,511th in 2019), the 709th most popular biography from Germany (down from 687th in 2019) and the 196th most popular German Politician.

Artur Axmann was the head of the Hitler Youth, and was most famous for being captured by American forces in May 1945.

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Over the past year Artur Axmann has had the most page views in the with 124,858 views, followed by German (69,607), and Russian (21,020). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Chinese (54,600.00%), Afrikaans (69.47%), and Kazakh (46.41%)


Among politicians, Artur Axmann ranks 2,693 out of 19,576Before him are Princess Charlotte of Wales, Aleksandar Ranković, Rudy Giuliani, Christopher I of Denmark, Guillaume Henri Dufour, and Anastasio Somoza Debayle. After him are Pharnaces II of Pontus, Magnus the Good, Louis-Jules Trochu, Frederick Christian, Elector of Saxony, Creoda of Mercia, and John I of Aragon.

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Among people born in 1913, Artur Axmann ranks 39Before him are Irwin Shaw, Wolfgang Paul, Leônidas, Werner Mölders, Albert Ellis, and Jimmy Hoffa. After him are René Clément, Witold Lutosławski, Erich Priebke, Roger Wolcott Sperry, Jacobo Árbenz, and Vinicius de Moraes. Among people deceased in 1996, Artur Axmann ranks 27Before him are Adolf Galland, Sergiu Celibidache, Joan Clarke, Marcel Carné, Magda Schneider, and Abdus Salam. After him are René Clément, Odysseas Elytis, Ademir de Menezes, Solomon Asch, Andreas Papandreou, and Gladwyn Jebb.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Artur Axmann ranks 709 out of 7,253Before him are Maximilian III Joseph, Elector of Bavaria (1727), Georg Büchner (1813), Louis Spohr (1784), Max Wolf (1863), Kurt Meyer (1910), and Guillaume Henri Dufour (1787). After him are Carlos Kleiber (1930), Hermann Cohen (1842), Thomas Anders (1963), Frederick Christian, Elector of Saxony (1722), Johann Bayer (1572), and Alfred Hugenberg (1865).

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