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Erwin von Witzleben

1881 - 1944

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Job Wilhelm Georg Erdmann Erwin von Witzleben (4 December 1881 – 8 August 1944) was a German Generalfeldmarschall (Field Marshal) in the Wehrmacht during the Second World War. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Erwin von Witzleben has received more than 993,180 page views. His biography is available in 40 different languages on Wikipedia. Erwin von Witzleben is the 265th most popular military personnel (down from 234th in 2019), the 140th most popular biography from Poland (down from 107th in 2019) and the 15th most popular Polish Military Personnel.

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Among MILITARY PERSONNELS

Among military personnels, Erwin von Witzleben ranks 265 out of 2,058Before him are Craterus, Hasdrubal Barca, Omar Bradley, Baiju, Zhang Liao, and Nikolai Vatutin. After him are Edmund Allenby, 1st Viscount Allenby, Pedro de Alvarado, Erich Hoepner, Orda Khan, Robert Nivelle, and Karl Philipp, Prince of Schwarzenberg.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1881, Erwin von Witzleben ranks 36Before him are Hermann Staudinger, Maximilian von Weichs, George Enescu, Władysław Sikorski, François Darlan, and Walter Rudolf Hess. After him are Ivan Ribar, Natalia Goncharova, Theodore von Kármán, Carlo Carrà, Otto Wille Kuusinen, and Otto Bauer. Among people deceased in 1944, Erwin von Witzleben ranks 36Before him are Friedrich Olbricht, Arthur Eddington, Aristide Maillol, Glenn Miller, Pehr Evind Svinhufvud, and Nikolai Vatutin. After him are Gustav Bauer, Erich Hoepner, Antanas Smetona, Giovanni Gentile, Werner von Haeften, and Max Jacob.

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In Poland

Among people born in Poland, Erwin von Witzleben ranks 140 out of 1,694Before him are Adolf Anderssen (1818), Otto Liman von Sanders (1855), Géza I of Hungary (1040), Konrad Emil Bloch (1912), Klaus von Klitzing (1943), and Władysław Gomułka (1905). After him are Anna Anderson (1896), Zvi Zamir (1925), Johann Gustav Droysen (1808), Albrecht von Roon (1803), Edward Sapir (1884), and Paul Gottlieb Nipkow (1860).

Among MILITARY PERSONNELS In Poland

Among military personnels born in Poland, Erwin von Witzleben ranks 15Before him are Anton Denikin (1872), Erich von dem Bach-Zelewski (1899), Alfred von Tirpitz (1849), Władysław Sikorski (1881), Jan Henryk Dąbrowski (1755), and Otto Liman von Sanders (1855). After him are Rochus Misch (1917), Hermann Balck (1893), Hans-Jürgen von Arnim (1889), Otto Kretschmer (1912), Otto von Below (1857), and Nikolaus von Falkenhorst (1885).