Erich Herrmann

1914 - 1989

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Erich Karl Albert Otto Herrmann (31 May 1914 – 13 April 1989) was a German field handball player who competed in the 1936 Summer Olympics. He was born in Berlin and died in Hamburg. He was part of the German field handball team, which won the gold medal. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Erich Herrmann has received more than 7,601 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 16 in 2019). Erich Herrmann is the 1,554th most popular athlete (down from 1,137th in 2019), the 5,375th most popular biography from Germany (down from 4,651st in 2019) and the 131st most popular German Athlete.

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Among athletes, Erich Herrmann ranks 1,554 out of 6,025Before him are Mamdouh Elssbiay, Gelindo Bordin, Derartu Tulu, Hans Haas, Jorge Llopart, and Lillian Board. After him are Hanns Kilian, James Wilson, Klaus Reichert, Sandra Perković, Butch Reynolds, and William Dickey.

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Among people born in 1914, Erich Herrmann ranks 367Before him are Arnold Denker, Geoffrey Unsworth, John Hodiak, Mauk Weber, Josef Peters, and Andrea Leeds. After him are Hideko Maehata, Severino Rigoni, David Carstens, Franz Bistricky, Renzo Nostini, and Akhtar Hameed Khan. Among people deceased in 1989, Erich Herrmann ranks 264Before him are Wally Ris, Hemanta Mukherjee, Jim Backus, Frank Henry, György Kulin, and Edvin Laine. After him are Joseph Van Ingelgem, Hilda Strike, Jimmy Murphy, Elaine de Kooning, Friederich Franzl, and Ernesto Formenti.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Erich Herrmann ranks 5,375 out of 7,253Before him are Dero Goi (1970), Maurizio Gaudino (1966), Alexander Goehr (1932), Olga Oelkers (1887), Alexander Wendt (1958), and Michael Tarnat (1969). After him are Hanns Kilian (1905), Mario Pašalić (1995), Claudia Pechstein (1972), Theo Helfrich (1913), Klaus Reichert (1947), and Herbert Adamski (1910).

Among ATHLETES In Germany

Among athletes born in Germany, Erich Herrmann ranks 131Before him are Hermann Hansen (1912), Wolfgang Schmidt (1954), Erwin Casmir (1895), Waldemar Tietgens (1879), Irmgard Praetz (1920), and Heinz Ulzheimer (1925). After him are Hanns Kilian (1905), Klaus Reichert (1947), Herbert Adamski (1910), Karl-Heinrich von Groddeck (1936), Pepi Bader (1941), and Karl Neumer (1887).