Friedrich Arnold Brockhaus

1772 - 1823

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Friedrich Arnold Brockhaus (4 May 1772 – 20 August 1823) was a German encyclopedia publisher and editor, famed for publishing the Conversations-Lexikon, which is now published as the Brockhaus encyclopedia. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Friedrich Arnold Brockhaus has received more than 32,055 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 19 in 2019). Friedrich Arnold Brockhaus is the 8,475th most popular politician (down from 8,261st in 2019), the 2,437th most popular biography from Germany (down from 2,081st in 2019) and the 705th most popular German Politician.

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Among politicians, Friedrich Arnold Brockhaus ranks 8,475 out of 15,710Before him are Gebre Mesqel Lalibela, Prince George William of Hesse-Darmstadt, Princess Caroline Louise of Hesse-Darmstadt, Artabanus III of Parthia, Julio Anguita, and Sidney Reilly. After him are Jean-Yves Le Drian, Princess Mary of Great Britain, Ashikaga Yoshihisa, Nepherites I, Salonia Matidia, and Barry Goldwater.

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Among people born in 1772, Friedrich Arnold Brockhaus ranks 23Before him are Anton Friedrich Justus Thibaut, Géraud Duroc, Horace François Bastien Sébastiani de La Porta, Archduke Alexander Leopold of Austria, Tarrare, and Mikhail Speransky. After him are Cristóbal Mendoza, Hồ Xuân Hương, Gerhard von Kügelgen, Karl Friedrich von Gaertner, Augustus, Duke of Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg, and Miguel Ricardo de Álava. Among people deceased in 1823, Friedrich Arnold Brockhaus ranks 18Before him are André-Jacques Garnerin, Rafael del Riego, Pierre-Paul Prud'hon, Karl Leonhard Reinhold, Princess Amélie Louise of Arenberg, and Adam Kazimierz Czartoryski. After him are Antonio Nariño, Daniel Steibelt, William Playfair, Luis María de Borbón y Vallabriga, Johann Baptist Allgaier, and Henry Raeburn.

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Among people born in Germany, Friedrich Arnold Brockhaus ranks 2,437 out of 5,289Before him are Friedrich Spee (1591), Ernest, Count of Lippe-Biesterfeld (1842), Christian Gottfried Daniel Nees von Esenbeck (1776), Prince George William of Hesse-Darmstadt (1722), Princess Caroline Louise of Hesse-Darmstadt (1723), and Rolf Carls (1885). After him are Erich Ribbeck (1937), Walter Heitler (1904), Adolphus Frederick V, Grand Duke of Mecklenburg-Strelitz (1848), Conrad Böcker (1870), Julius Jacob von Haynau (1786), and Otto Schniewind (1887).

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