Erhard Raus

1889 - 1956

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Erhard Raus (8 January 1889 – 3 April 1956) was a general in the Wehrmacht of Nazi Germany during World War II. He commanded the 6th Panzer Division during the early years of the war on the Eastern Front before taking army and army group commands. Raus was one of three former Austrians who rose to the rank of Generaloberst (Colonel General) within the German Wehrmacht. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Erhard Raus has received more than 153,220 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia. Erhard Raus is the 811th most popular military personnel (down from 776th in 2019), the 245th most popular biography from Czechia (down from 230th in 2019) and the 9th most popular Military Personnel.

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Among military personnels, Erhard Raus ranks 811 out of 1,468Before him are Markos Botsaris, Wilhelm Souchon, Ōtani Yoshitsugu, Wilhelm Ritter von Thoma, Takasugi Shinsaku, and Vasili Mitrokhin. After him are Karl Frenzel, Ernst Rüdiger von Starhemberg, Oda Nobutaka, Mikhail Miloradovich, Yakov Pavlov, and Joachim Schepke.

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Among people born in 1889, Erhard Raus ranks 77Before him are Pierre Reverdy, Léon Brillouin, Pavel Dybenko, Frans Masereel, Philippe Thys, and John B. Kelly Sr.. After him are Kenwa Mabuni, Reşat Nuri Güntekin, Emil Brunner, Mile Budak, Azem Galica, and Karel Doorman. Among people deceased in 1956, Erhard Raus ranks 65Before him are Miklós Nyiszli, Alexander Korda, Infante Alfonso of Spain, Lev Rudnev, Guido Cantelli, and Ernst Robert Curtius. After him are Nikolaj Velimirović, Mir Jafar Baghirov, Reşat Nuri Güntekin, Clifford Brown, Samad Vurgun, and Jimmie Angel.

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Among people born in Czechia, Erhard Raus ranks 245 out of 973Before him are Johannes Widmann (1460), Max Dvořák (1874), Bretislav II (1100), Rudolf Serkin (1903), Jan Kodeš (1946), and Prince Rupert of the Rhine (1619). After him are Karel Reisz (1926), Archduchess Maria Theresa of Austria (1862), Helena Vondráčková (1947), Jan Hammer (1948), Hugo Meisl (1881), and Spytihněv II, Duke of Bohemia (1031).


Among military personnels born in Czechia, Erhard Raus ranks 9Before him are Jan Žižka (1360), Kurt Knispel (1921), Prokop the Great (1380), Jan Kubiš (1913), Julius von Payer (1841), and Otto Kittel (1917). After him are Moritz von Auffenberg (1852) and Alexander von Krobatin (1849).