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 603,740 page views. His biography is available in 31 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 28 in 2019). Artur Axmann is the 2,260th most popular politician (up from 2,464th in 2019), the 621st most popular biography from Germany (up from 659th in 2019) and the 165th 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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Among politicians, Artur Axmann ranks 2,260 out of 15,710Before him are Phalaris, Harthacnut I of Denmark, Carlos Menem, Ólafur Ragnar Grímsson, Richard of Shrewsbury, Duke of York, and Louis, Duke of Orléans. After him are Abdullah II of Jordan, Ivan I of Moscow, William IV, Grand Duke of Luxembourg, Charles Emmanuel III of Sardinia, Bernardo O'Higgins, and Miloš Obrenović.

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Among people born in 1913, Artur Axmann ranks 36Before him are Frances Farmer, Werner Mölders, Leônidas, Carmen Amaya, Erich Priebke, and Silvio Piola. After him are Roger Wolcott Sperry, Willis Lamb, René Clément, Wolfgang Paul, Mehmet Shehu, and Muddy Waters. Among people deceased in 1996, Artur Axmann ranks 22Before him are Gene Kelly, Sergiu Celibidache, Adolf Galland, Babrak Karmal, Tadeusz Reichstein, and Silvio Piola. After him are Odysseas Elytis, Magda Schneider, Solomon Asch, Gladwyn Jebb, René Clément, and Abdus Salam.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Artur Axmann ranks 621 out of 5,289Before him are Chlodwig, Prince of Hohenlohe-Schillingsfürst (1819), Erich Koch (1896), Reinhard Gehlen (1902), Augusta of Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach (1811), Michael Praetorius (1571), and Wilhelm Marx (1863). After him are Bertha Benz (1849), William IV, Grand Duke of Luxembourg (1852), Matthias Jakob Schleiden (1804), Otto Ohlendorf (1907), Hans von Euler-Chelpin (1873), and Johann Martin Schleyer (1831).

Among POLITICIANS In Germany

Among politicians born in Germany, Artur Axmann ranks 165Before him are Louis Ferdinand, Prince of Prussia (1907), Philipp Scheidemann (1865), Albert, King of Sweden (1340), Chlodwig, Prince of Hohenlohe-Schillingsfürst (1819), Erich Koch (1896), and Wilhelm Marx (1863). After him are William IV, Grand Duke of Luxembourg (1852), Maximilian III Joseph, Elector of Bavaria (1727), Johannes Rau (1931), Hermann von Salza (1170), Theobald von Bethmann-Hollweg (1856), and Günter Schabowski (1929).