Gustav Bauer

1870 - 1944

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Gustav Adolf Bauer (listen ; 6 January 1870 – 16 September 1944) was a German Social Democratic Party leader and the chancellor of Germany from June 1919 to March 1920. He served as head of government for nine months. Prior to becoming head of government, Bauer had been Minister of Labour in the first democratically elected German cabinet. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Gustav Bauer has received more than 127,325 page views. His biography is available in 41 different languages on Wikipedia. Gustav Bauer is the 2,448th most popular politician (down from 2,162nd in 2019), the 248th most popular biography from Russia (down from 219th in 2019) and the 74th most popular Russian Politician.

Gustav Bauer is most famous for his work in the field of human physiology. He was one of the first to study how muscles work and how the body uses oxygen.

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Among politicians, Gustav Bauer ranks 2,448 out of 15,710Before him are Rajiv Gandhi, Louis the Blind, Princess Maria Annunciata of Bourbon-Two Sicilies, Isabella of Portugal, Duchess of Burgundy, Anna of Tyrol, and Robert de Craon. After him are John Kerry, Lugal-zage-si, Koca Sinan Pasha, Jules Grévy, Jehoahaz of Judah, and Kaidu.

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Among people born in 1870, Gustav Bauer ranks 20Before him are Ivan Bunin, Louis II, Prince of Monaco, Karl Renner, Juho Kusti Paasikivi, Paul von Lettow-Vorbeck, and Maurice Denis. After him are Josef Hoffmann, Princess Marie Louise of Bourbon-Parma, Pierre Louÿs, Clara Immerwahr, D. T. Suzuki, and Ernst Barlach. Among people deceased in 1944, Gustav Bauer ranks 41Before him are Nikolai Vatutin, Erich Hoepner, Giovanni Gentile, Bertha Benz, Max Jacob, and Sergey Prokudin-Gorsky. After him are Werner von Haeften, Antanas Smetona, Carl-Heinrich von Stülpnagel, Pehr Evind Svinhufvud, Kasturba Gandhi, and Abbas II of Egypt.

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Among people born in Russia, Gustav Bauer ranks 248 out of 2,688Before him are Armin Mueller-Stahl (1930), Anastasia Romanovna (1530), Viktor Shklovsky (1893), Alexander Blok (1880), Feodor Chaliapin (1873), and Nikolai Kondratiev (1892). After him are Michel Fokine (1880), Aleksandr Ulyanov (1866), Yermak Timofeyevich (1532), Ivan Kramskoi (1837), Gennady Yanayev (1937), and Catherine Pavlovna of Russia (1788).


Among politicians born in Russia, Gustav Bauer ranks 74Before him are Ivan I of Moscow (1288), Princess Irina Alexandrovna of Russia (1895), Vasily II of Moscow (1415), Mikhail Suslov (1902), Pharnaces II of Pontus (-95), and Anastasia Romanovna (1530). After him are Gennady Yanayev (1937), Catherine Pavlovna of Russia (1788), Grand Duchess Maria Pavlovna of Russia (1786), Natalya Naryshkina (1651), Vasily I of Moscow (1371), and Sergey Lavrov (1950).