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Franz Seldte

1882 - 1947

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Franz Seldte (29 June 1882 – 1 April 1947) was a German politician who served as the Reich Minister for Labour from 1933 to 1945. Prior to his ministry, Seldte served as the Federal Leader of Der Stahlhelm World War I ex-servicemen's organisation from 1918 to 1934. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Franz Seldte has received more than 143,453 page views. His biography is available in 25 different languages on Wikipedia. Franz Seldte is the 5,020th most popular politician (down from 4,494th in 2019), the 1,390th most popular biography from Germany (down from 1,268th in 2019) and the 418th most popular German Politician.

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Among politicians, Franz Seldte ranks 5,020 out of 15,577Before him are Kong Rong, Hastein, Al-Muhtadi, Duke Xiao of Qin, Shoshenq II, and Olaf I of Denmark. After him are Rudolph I of Burgundy, Francesc Macià, Alexios Komnenos, Margareta of Romania, William Cecil, 1st Baron Burghley, and Pavel Milyukov.

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Among people born in 1882, Franz Seldte ranks 69Before him are Harold Lowe, Husband E. Kimmel, Fan Noli, Dušan Simović, Feng Yuxiang, and Princess Alexandra of Hanover. After him are Subramania Bharati, Princess Louise of Orléans, Leopold Stokowski, Eduard Spranger, Natalia Sedova, and Germaine Dulac. Among people deceased in 1947, Franz Seldte ranks 58Before him are Franz Ritter von Epp, Charles-Ferdinand Ramuz, Victor Serge, Slavko Kvaternik, Hermine Reuss of Greiz, and William C. Durant. After him are Gusztáv Jány, Franz Xaver Schwarz, W. I. Thomas, Alice Keppel, Alfredo Casella, and Ananda Coomaraswamy.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Franz Seldte ranks 1,390 out of 6,142Before him are Johann Kuhnau (1660), Julius Schaub (1898), Arthur Moeller van den Bruck (1876), Nicolaus von Below (1907), Bert Trautmann (1923), and Hugo Schmeisser (1884). After him are Boris Becker (1967), Andreas Brehme (1960), Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer (1962), Joseph Martin Kraus (1756), Louis IX, Landgrave of Hesse-Darmstadt (1719), and Marie of Hesse-Kassel (1767).

Among POLITICIANS In Germany

Among politicians born in Germany, Franz Seldte ranks 418Before him are Conrad II of Italy (1074), Prince Adalbert of Prussia (1884), John George IV, Elector of Saxony (1668), Otto Wels (1873), Princess Irene of Hesse and by Rhine (1866), and Julius Schaub (1898). After him are Annegret Kramp-Karrenbauer (1962), Louis IX, Landgrave of Hesse-Darmstadt (1719), Fritz Thyssen (1873), Garibald I of Bavaria (550), Franz Xaver Schwarz (1875), and Arnold Gehlen (1904).