Engelbert Dollfuss

1892 - 1934

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Engelbert Dollfuß (alternatively: Dolfuss, German: [ˈɛŋəlbɛɐ̯t ˈdɔlfus]; 4 October 1892 – 25 July 1934) was an Austrian politician who served as Chancellor and Dictator of Austria between 1932 and 1934. Having served as Minister for Forests and Agriculture, he ascended to Federal Chancellor in 1932 in the midst of a crisis for the conservative government. This crisis culminated in the self-elimination of the Austrian Parliament, a coup sparked by resignation of the presiding officers of the National Council. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Engelbert Dollfuss has received more than 1,194,876 page views. His biography is available in 58 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 53 in 2019). Engelbert Dollfuss is the 1,233rd most popular politician (up from 1,412th in 2019), the 90th most popular biography from Austria (up from 108th in 2019) and the 29th most popular Austrian Politician.

Engelbert Dollfuss was an austrian politician who was chancellor of austria from 1932 to 1934. He was the austrian chancellor during the austrian civil war of 1934.

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Among politicians, Engelbert Dollfuss ranks 1,233 out of 19,576Before him are Ælfweard of Wessex, Jamukha, Francesco I Sforza, Berengar I of Italy, Chlothar II, and Liz Truss. After him are Sveinn Björnsson, Elisabeth of France, Afonso V of Portugal, Mausolus, Alassane Ouattara, and Emperor Yingzong of Ming.

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Among people born in 1892, Engelbert Dollfuss ranks 17Before him are Pearl S. Buck, Ryūnosuke Akutagawa, Louis de Broglie, Theodor Eicke, Oliver Hardy, and Sepp Dietrich. After him are Edward Victor Appleton, Ferdinand Schörner, Martin Niemöller, Arthur Honegger, J. Paul Getty, and Mátyás Rákosi. Among people deceased in 1934, Engelbert Dollfuss ranks 13Before him are Albert I of Belgium, Raymond Poincaré, Kurt von Schleicher, Alexander I of Yugoslavia, Sergey Kirov, and Nestor Makhno. After him are Santiago Ramón y Cajal, Gregor Strasser, Emma of Waldeck and Pyrmont, Tōgō Heihachirō, John Dillinger, and Edmond James de Rothschild.

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In Austria

Among people born in Austria, Engelbert Dollfuss ranks 90 out of 1,424Before him are Archduke Otto of Austria (1865), Geli Raubal (1908), Christoph Waltz (1956), Baroness Mary Vetsera (1871), Albert II of Germany (1397), and Margaret of Austria, Queen of Spain (1584). After him are Theodoric the Great (454), Charles II, Archduke of Austria (1540), Maximilian Schell (1930), Józef Poniatowski (1763), Milutin Milanković (1879), and Fritz Pregl (1869).

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