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Hans Aumeier

1906 - 1948

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Hans Aumeier (20 August 1906 – 24 January 1948) was an SS commander during the Nazi era who was the commandant of Vaivara concentration camp and the deputy commandant of Auschwitz concentration camp. One of the most important criminals at Auschwitz, Aumeier was extradited to Poland, where he was convicted and sentenced to death. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Hans Aumeier has received more than 276,963 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 17 in 2019). Hans Aumeier is the 5,226th most popular politician (down from 4,792nd in 2019), the 1,446th most popular biography from Germany (down from 1,370th in 2019) and the 436th most popular German Politician.

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Among politicians, Hans Aumeier ranks 5,226 out of 15,577Before him are Son Sen, Sancha of León, Joscelin III, Count of Edessa, Giuseppe Saragat, Zelimkhan Yandarbiyev, and Malik-Shah II. After him are Wonjong of Goryeo, Batbayan, José Sarney, Eric X of Sweden, Amintore Fanfani, and Salome I.

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Among people born in 1906, Hans Aumeier ranks 81Before him are Gusztáv Sebes, Carlo Scarpa, Zhou Youguang, Lillian Asplund, John Carradine, and Markos Vafeiadis. After him are George Wald, Horst Schumann, Rezső Kasztner, Luis Federico Leloir, Primo Carnera, and Jacques Becker. Among people deceased in 1948, Hans Aumeier ranks 50Before him are Kenji Doihara, Arshile Gorky, Edgar de Wahl, Feng Yuxiang, Prince Adalbert of Prussia, and Unity Mitford. After him are Kōki Hirota, Wolfram Sievers, Archduke Wilhelm of Austria, Seishirō Itagaki, Viktor Brack, and Ermanno Wolf-Ferrari.

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Among people born in Germany, Hans Aumeier ranks 1,446 out of 6,142Before him are Karl August Wittfogel (1896), Ernest Mandel (1923), Prince Oskar of Prussia (1888), Josias, Hereditary Prince of Waldeck and Pyrmont (1896), Karin Dor (1938), and Erika Mann (1905). After him are Henry of Latvia (1187), Fritz Bayerlein (1899), Christoph Cellarius (1638), Franz, Duke of Bavaria (1933), Franz Gürtner (1881), and Elke Sommer (1940).

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