Erwin Piscator

1893 - 1966

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Erwin Friedrich Maximilian Piscator (17 December 1893 – 30 March 1966) was a German theatre director and producer. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Erwin Piscator has received more than 169,264 page views. His biography is available in 26 different languages on Wikipedia. Erwin Piscator is the 4,105th most popular politician (down from 3,849th in 2019), the 1,141st most popular biography from Germany (down from 993rd in 2019) and the 326th most popular German Politician.

Erwin Piscator was a German theatre director, playwright, and political activist. He is most famous for founding the Berliner Ensemble in East Berlin and directing many plays.

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Among politicians, Erwin Piscator ranks 4,105 out of 15,710Before him are François Tombalbaye, Eumenes III, Charles, Duke of Mayenne, Hypereides, Ernest I, Duke of Saxe-Gotha, and Francesco Maria I della Rovere, Duke of Urbino. After him are Teispes, Osroes I, Marine Le Pen, Jacqueline, Countess of Hainaut, Pompeius Strabo, and Eleanor of Viseu.

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Among people born in 1893, Erwin Piscator ranks 51Before him are Walter Baade, Mae West, Walter Christaller, Ernst Toller, Ana Pauker, and Emmy Göring. After him are Nicholas J. Spykman, Vsevolod Pudovkin, Edward G. Robinson, Roy O. Disney, Hans Scharoun, and Ivan Panfilov. Among people deceased in 1966, Erwin Piscator ranks 44Before him are Abdul Salam Arif, Alfred Naujocks, Hannes Kolehmainen, Lao She, Elizabeth Arden, and Lal Bahadur Shastri. After him are Augusta Victoria of Hohenzollern, Vinayak Damodar Savarkar, Frank Lentini, Tadeusz Bór-Komorowski, Siegfried Kracauer, and Georges Duhamel.

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Among people born in Germany, Erwin Piscator ranks 1,141 out of 5,289Before him are Mike Nichols (1931), Hugo Schmeisser (1884), Peter Sloterdijk (1947), Heinrich Barth (1821), Anna Maria van Schurman (1607), and Ernest I, Duke of Saxe-Gotha (1601). After him are Waldemar Hoven (1903), Princess Louise of Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg (1800), Augusta Victoria of Hohenzollern (1890), Adelaide of Saxe-Meiningen (1792), Karl Richter (1926), and Leo Strauss (1899).

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