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 120,303 page views. His biography is available in 28 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 26 in 2019). Hans-Jochen Vogel is the 10,660th most popular politician (down from 6,717th in 2019), the 3,057th most popular biography from Germany (down from 1,940th in 2019) and the 921st most popular Politician.

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Among politicians, Hans-Jochen Vogel ranks 10,660 out of 15,577Before him are Jean Béliveau, Eberhard II, Count of Württemberg, Duke Eugen of Württemberg, José Canalejas, Zipoetes I of Bithynia, and Gregoria. After him are Cniva, David Johnston, Eutropia, Johann Niemann, Cædwalla of Wessex, and Marie I, Countess of Boulogne.

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Among people born in 1926, Hans-Jochen Vogel ranks 202Before him are Ladislav Adamec, Mickey Hargitay, José Alfredo Jiménez, Sadegh Khalkhali, Michael Bond, and Paul Janssen. After him are Nikita Simonyan, Robert Bly, Ray Brown, Georgi Lozanov, Frank Finlay, and Arnošt Lustig. Among people deceased in 2020, Hans-Jochen Vogel ranks 220Before him are Enzo Mari, Zeev Sternhell, Rolf Hochhuth, Silvio Marzolini, Alfred Worden, and Julian Bream. After him are Annie Cordy, Pedro Casaldáliga, Lynn Cohen, Jörn Donner, John Lewis, and David Graeber.

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Among people born in Germany, Hans-Jochen Vogel ranks 3,057 out of 6,142Before him are Felix Hoppe-Seyler (1825), Waldemar Cierpinski (1950), Erich Neumann (1905), Herman Rarebell (1949), Duke Eugen of Württemberg (1846), and Erich Marcks (1891). After him are Johann Niemann (1913), Christian II, Prince of Anhalt-Bernburg (1599), August Karl von Goeben (1816), Benjamin List (1968), Dorothea Maria of Anhalt (1574), and Duchess Sophia Charlotte of Oldenburg (1879).

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