Hans-Jochen Vogel

1926 - 2020

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Hans-Jochen Vogel (3 February 1926 – 26 July 2020) was a German lawyer and a politician for the Social Democratic Party (SPD). He served as Mayor of Munich from 1960 to 1972, winning the 1972 Summer Olympics for the city and Governing Mayor of West Berlin in 1981, the only German ever to lead two cities with a million+ inhabitants. He was Federal Minister of Regional Planning, Construction and Urban Development from 1972 to 1974, and Federal Minister of Justice from 1974 to 1981. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Hans-Jochen Vogel has received more than 110,308 page views. His biography is available in 26 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 18 in 2019). Hans-Jochen Vogel is the 6,723rd most popular politician (up from 10,809th in 2019), the 1,940th most popular biography from Germany (down from 427th in 2019) and the 561st most popular German Politician.

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Among politicians, Hans-Jochen Vogel ranks 6,723 out of 15,710Before him are Archduke Leopold Salvator of Austria, Abu Sa'id Mirza, Princess Louise Amelie of Baden, Thomas Pelham-Holles, 1st Duke of Newcastle, Baldwin III, Count of Flanders, and Letsie III of Lesotho. After him are Susanna Agnelli, Francisco Guterres, Peter Mutharika, Emperor Cheng of Jin, Wilhelm Marr, and Manuel Fraga.

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Among people born in 1926, Hans-Jochen Vogel ranks 131Before him are Riz Ortolani, Morton Feldman, Elias Hrawi, Raif Dizdarević, Salah Jadid, and Richard Anderson. After him are Peter Shaffer, Yevgeny Leonov, Kim Jong-pil, Jürgen Moltmann, Juan Jesús Posadas Ocampo, and Rafi Eitan. Among people deceased in 2020, Hans-Jochen Vogel ranks 179Before him are Stanisław Kania, John Hume, Olga Tass, Rolf Hochhuth, Mario Corso, and Conchata Ferrell. After him are Alfred Worden, John Lewis, Claude Brasseur, Jimmy Cobb, Patrick Devedjian, and Frances E. Allen.

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Among people born in Germany, Hans-Jochen Vogel ranks 1,940 out of 5,289Before him are Princess Helena of Waldeck and Pyrmont (1861), Johann Heinrich Friedrich Link (1767), Hermann Burmeister (1807), Princess Louise Amelie of Baden (1811), Carl Sigismund Kunth (1788), and Friedrich Rückert (1788). After him are Wilhelm Marr (1819), Christoph Graupner (1683), Aenne Burda (1909), George William, Duke of Brunswick-Lüneburg (1624), Gertrud Scholtz-Klink (1902), and Matthäus Daniel Pöppelmann (1662).

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