Franz Mehring

1846 - 1919

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Franz Erdmann Mehring (27 February 1846 – 28 January 1919) was a German communist historian and revolutionary socialist politician who was a senior member of the Social Democratic Party of Germany during the German Revolution of 1918–19. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Franz Mehring has received more than 91,323 page views. His biography is available in 31 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 30 in 2019). Franz Mehring is the 4,884th most popular politician (up from 4,988th in 2019), the 285th most popular biography from Poland (up from 295th in 2019) and the 68th most popular Polish Politician.

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Among politicians, Franz Mehring ranks 4,884 out of 15,710Before him are Prayut Chan-o-cha, Bernard of Italy, Francis II, Duke of Lorraine, Al-Qadir, Saad Zaghloul, and Verginia. After him are José María Morelos, Emperor Saga, Achila II, Samuel Aba, Shaohao, and Inejiro Asanuma.

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Among people born in 1846, Franz Mehring ranks 25Before him are Gösta Mittag-Leffler, Karl von Bülow, Vasily Dokuchaev, Edward Charles Pickering, Alexander von Kluck, and Tokugawa Iemochi. After him are Nicholas Miklouho-Maclay, Princess Clotilde of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, Naim Frashëri, Paolo Tosti, Nectarios of Aegina, and Mariam Baouardy. Among people deceased in 1919, Franz Mehring ranks 41Before him are Hugo Riemann, Edward Charles Pickering, Georg von Hertling, Francisco de Paula Rodrigues Alves, Vera Zasulich, and Sophia Tolstaya. After him are Grand Duke Nicholas Mikhailovich of Russia, Vasily Chapayev, Hermann Weingärtner, Mikhail Tsvet, Raymonde de Laroche, and Endre Ady.

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Among people born in Poland, Franz Mehring ranks 285 out of 1,231Before him are Casimir Pulaski (1745), Józef Bem (1794), Jean Epstein (1897), Hans Jeschonnek (1899), Andrzej Duda (1972), and Adolf Engler (1844). After him are Stanislav Kosior (1889), Alfred Korzybski (1879), Ewald Georg von Kleist (1700), Duchess Maria Dorothea of Württemberg (1797), Emin Pasha (1840), and Władysław I Herman (1043).


Among politicians born in Poland, Franz Mehring ranks 68Before him are Gunderic (379), Dieter Wisliceny (1911), Michał Kleofas Ogiński (1765), Anna von Schweidnitz (1339), Hans Jeschonnek (1899), and Andrzej Duda (1972). After him are Stanislav Kosior (1889), Władysław I Herman (1043), Edward Gierek (1913), Przemysł II (1257), Władysław II the Exile (1105), and Ryszard Kaczorowski (1919).