Franz von Papen

1879 - 1969

Franz von Papen

Franz Joseph Hermann Michael Maria von Papen, Erbsälzer zu Werl und Neuwerk (German: [fɔn ˈpaːpn̩] (listen); 29 October 1879 – 2 May 1969), was a German conservative politician, diplomat, Prussian nobleman and General Staff officer. He served as Chancellor of Germany in 1932 and as Vice-Chancellor under Adolf Hitler from 1933 to 1934. Born into a wealthy family of Westphalian Roman Catholic aristocrats, Papen served in the Imperial German Army from 1898 onward and was trained as a German General Staff officer. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Franz von Papen has received more than 1,378,039 page views. His biography is available in 63 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 436th most popular politician.

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Among politicians, Franz von Papen ranks 432 out of 14,801Before him are Shah Jahan, Lothair I, Juan Perón, Henry II of England, Vladimir the Great, and Albert II of Germany. After him are Menachem Begin, Alexander IV of Macedon, Ferdinand III, Holy Roman Emperor, Arcadius, Syngman Rhee, and Servius Tullius.

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Among people born in 1879, Franz von Papen ranks 6Before him are Albert Einstein, Joseph Stalin, Leon Trotsky, Paul Klee, and Kazimir Malevich. After him are Otto Hahn, Emiliano Zapata, Emperor Taishō, Max von Laue, Owen Willans Richardson, and Francis Picabia. Among people deceased in 1969, Franz von Papen ranks 6Before him are Ho Chi Minh, Dwight D. Eisenhower, Karl Jaspers, Theodor W. Adorno, and Walter Gropius. After him are Ludwig Mies van der Rohe, Sharon Tate, Otto Stern, Judy Garland, Jack Kerouac, and Rocky Marciano.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Franz von Papen ranks 127 out of 3,763Before him are Frederick III, German Emperor (1831), Alois Alzheimer (1864), Gerd von Rundstedt (1875), Clara Schumann (1819), Meister Eckhart (1260), and Peter Gustav Lejeune Dirichlet (1805). After him are Max Ernst (1891), Wilhelm von Humboldt (1767), Wilhelm Röntgen (1845), Friedrich Hölderlin (1770), Gerd Müller (1945), and Max Müller (1823).

Among POLITICIANS In Germany

Among politicians born in Germany, Franz von Papen ranks 30Before him are Sigismund, Holy Roman Emperor (1368), Ludwig II of Bavaria (1845), Erich Honecker (1912), Charles the Fat (839), Henry the Fowler (876), and Frederick III, German Emperor (1831). After him are Augustus II the Strong (1670), George I of Great Britain (1660), Henry II, Holy Roman Emperor (973), Frederick William I of Prussia (1688), Leopold I of Belgium (1790), and Rudolf Höss (1901).

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