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Elsa Einstein

1876 - 1936

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Elsa Einstein (18 January 1876 – 20 December 1936) was the second wife and cousin of Albert Einstein. Their mothers were sisters, thus making them maternal first cousins. Further, their fathers were first cousins, making the couple paternal second cousins too. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Elsa Einstein has received more than 1,623,946 page views. Her biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 20 in 2019). Elsa Einstein is the 2,393rd most popular politician (up from 2,476th in 2019), the 647th most popular biography from Germany (up from 682nd in 2019) and the 178th most popular German Politician.

Elsa Einstein was a physicist and the second wife of Albert Einstein. She is most famous for her work in theoretical physics and for her efforts to raise awareness about the dangers of nuclear weapons.

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Among politicians, Elsa Einstein ranks 2,393 out of 15,577Before her are Evo Morales, Emperor Zhenzong, Nyuserre Ini, Polyxena, Géza I of Hungary, and Géza, Grand Prince of the Hungarians. After her are Gian Galeazzo Visconti, Rudolf I of Bohemia, Gustav Bauer, Émile Loubet, Isabella II of Jerusalem, and Ali al-Sistani.

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Among people born in 1876, Elsa Einstein ranks 22Before her are Maurice de Vlaminck, Elisabeth of Bavaria, Queen of Belgium, Adolf Windaus, Otto Diels, Grand Duke Kirill Vladimirovich of Russia, and Róbert Bárány. After her are Maxim Litvinov, Kim Koo, Hermann Müller, John Macleod, Muhammad Ali Jinnah, and Dragutin Dimitrijević. Among people deceased in 1936, Elsa Einstein ranks 29Before her are Ottorino Respighi, Karl Kraus, Buenaventura Durruti, Róbert Bárány, Robert E. Howard, and Andrija Mohorovičić. After her are Anne Sullivan, Charles Nicolle, Julius Schreck, Georg Michaelis, Nikolai Ostrovsky, and Moritz Schlick.

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Among people born in Germany, Elsa Einstein ranks 647 out of 6,142Before her are Karl Wolff (1900), Jürgen Klopp (1967), Hans von Aachen (1552), Wilhelmine Amalia of Brunswick-Lüneburg (1673), Till Lindemann (1963), and Ernst Mayr (1904). After her are Johann Reuchlin (1455), Johann Ambrosius Bach (1645), Maria Anna of Bavaria (1805), Gerhard Ertl (1936), Carlos Kleiber (1930), and Otto Ohlendorf (1907).

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