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Hans Kammler

1901 - 1945

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Hans Kammler (26 August 1901 – 1945 [assumed]) was an SS-Obergruppenführer responsible for Nazi civil engineering projects and its top secret V-weapons program. He oversaw the construction of various Nazi concentration camps before being put in charge of the V-2 rocket and Emergency Fighter Programs towards the end of World War II. Kammler disappeared in May 1945 during the final days of the war. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Hans Kammler has received more than 825,776 page views. His biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 19 in 2019). Hans Kammler is the 66th most popular engineer (up from 70th in 2019), the 260th most popular biography from Poland (up from 261st in 2019) and the 3rd most popular Polish Engineer.

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Among engineers, Hans Kammler ranks 66 out of 323Before him are Kurt Tank, Marcello Gandini, Valentin Glushko, Lu Ban, Masaru Ibuka, and Viktor Bryukhanov. After him are Leslie Groves, Jimmy Doolittle, Petrus Peregrinus de Maricourt, Paul Cornu, Marcel Dassault, and Ross Brawn.

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Among people born in 1901, Hans Kammler ranks 66Before him are Princess Sophie of Hohenberg, Luis Monti, Milada Horáková, Vasili Kuznetsov, Rudolf Slánský, and Tage Erlander. After him are Stefan Wyszyński, Vincent du Vigneaud, Rudolf Caracciola, Raimundo Orsi, Mildred Harris, and Mohammed Abdel Wahab. Among people deceased in 1945, Hans Kammler ranks 97Before him are Rudolf von Sebottendorf, Kiril, Prince of Preslav, Philipp Bouhler, Anton Dostler, Walter Krüger, and Ernst-Robert Grawitz. After him are Pierre Drieu La Rochelle, Ivan Chernyakhovsky, Bernhard Rust, Georg Kaiser, Helmuth James von Moltke, and August Hirt.

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In Poland

Among people born in Poland, Hans Kammler ranks 260 out of 1,454Before him are Zbigniew Boniek (1956), Ehrenfried Walther von Tschirnhaus (1651), Stanisława Walasiewicz (1911), Friedrich Wilhelm, Duke of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg (1785), Edward Gierek (1913), and Bolesław Prus (1847). After him are Hans-Jürgen Stumpff (1889), Jerzy Kosiński (1933), Stefan Wyszyński (1901), Duchess Maria Dorothea of Württemberg (1797), Arnold Zweig (1887), and Leszek the White (1186).

Among ENGINEERS In Poland

Among engineers born in Poland, Hans Kammler ranks 3Before him are Wernher von Braun (1912) and Kurt Tank (1898). After him are Adam Czerniaków (1880), Józef Bem (1794), Konstantin Petrovich von Kaufmann (1818), Henryk Dembiński (1791), Walter Thiel (1910), Johannes Winkler (1897), and Boris Chertok (1912).