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Fritz Bauer

1903 - 1968

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Fritz Bauer (16 July 1903 – 1 July 1968) was a German Jewish judge and prosecutor. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Fritz Bauer has received more than 410,127 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 18 in 2019). Fritz Bauer is the 7th most popular judge, the 1,212th most popular biography from Germany (down from 1,194th in 2019) and the 2nd most popular German Judge.

Fritz Bauer is most famous for prosecuting Nazi war criminals.

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Among judges, Fritz Bauer ranks 7 out of 41Before him are Deborah, Giovanni Falcone, Roland Freisler, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Adly Mansour, and Paolo Borsellino. After him are Zaleucus, Georg Konrad Morgen, Panagiotis Pikrammenos, John Marshall, Earl Warren, and Vassiliki Thanou-Christophilou.

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Among people born in 1903, Fritz Bauer ranks 68Before him are Maria Reiche, Aleksei N. Leontiev, Maud Lewis, Princess Olga of Greece and Denmark, Abul A'la Maududi, and Ernest Walton. After him are Alonzo Church, Louis Leakey, Bob Hope, Mikhail Kalatozov, Werner Ostendorff, and Vladimir Bartol. Among people deceased in 1968, Fritz Bauer ranks 39Before him are Vasily Sokolovsky, Nikolaus von Falkenhorst, Alice Guy-Blaché, Romano Guardini, Josef Harpe, and Vittorio Pozzo. After him are Charles Chaplin Jr., Tsuguharu Foujita, Howard Florey, Georgios Papandreou, Husband E. Kimmel, and Hans-Jürgen Stumpff.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Fritz Bauer ranks 1,212 out of 6,142Before him are George, Duke of Brunswick-Calenberg (1582), Elizabeth of Carinthia, Queen of Germany (1262), Gustav Noske (1868), Alfred Krupp (1812), Theodor Escherich (1857), and Karl Schmidt-Rottluff (1884). After him are Theodelinda (570), Wilhelmina of Prussia, Princess of Orange (1751), Duke Henry of Mecklenburg-Schwerin (1876), Carl Clauberg (1898), Méret Oppenheim (1913), and Veit Stoss (1450).

Among JUDGES In Germany

Among judges born in Germany, Fritz Bauer ranks 2Before him are Roland Freisler (1893). After him are Georg Konrad Morgen (1909) and Thomas Hoeren (1961).