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Hans Luther

1879 - 1962

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Hans Luther () (10 March 1879 – 11 May 1962) was a German politician and Chancellor of Germany for 482 days in 1925 to 1926. As Minister of Finance he helped stabilize the Mark during the hyperinflation of 1923. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Hans Luther has received more than 201,629 page views. His biography is available in 48 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 45 in 2019). Hans Luther is the 2,091st most popular politician (down from 2,046th in 2019), the 584th most popular biography from Germany (down from 578th in 2019) and the 156th most popular German Politician.

Hans Luther is most famous for being the German chancellor who signed the Munich Agreement in 1938, which allowed Nazi Germany to annex the Czechoslovakian regions of Bohemia and Moravia.

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Among politicians, Hans Luther ranks 2,091 out of 15,577Before him are Ivan I of Moscow, Amasis II, Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa, Richard of Shrewsbury, Duke of York, Tiu, and Benito Juárez. After him are Jean Sylvain Bailly, Adolf of Germany, Wang Jingwei, Philipp Scheidemann, Mieszko I of Poland, and Musa ibn Nusayr.

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Among people born in 1879, Hans Luther ranks 17Before him are Owen Willans Richardson, Alma Mahler, Symon Petliura, Francis Picabia, Ottorino Respighi, and Milutin Milanković. After him are Alexandrine of Mecklenburg-Schwerin, Rudolf von Laban, Ramana Maharshi, Johannes Nicolaus Brønsted, Sarojini Naidu, and Francis Peyton Rous. Among people deceased in 1962, Hans Luther ranks 18Before him are Arthur Compton, Gaston Bachelard, Auguste Piccard, Princess Marie Bonaparte, Vasily Stalin, and Natalia Goncharova. After him are Fritz Kreisler, Stuart Sutcliffe, René Coty, Michael Curtiz, Hans-Jürgen von Arnim, and C. Wright Mills.

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Among people born in Germany, Hans Luther ranks 584 out of 6,142Before him are Rudolf Mössbauer (1929), Hans Geiger (1882), Michael Thonet (1796), Ludwig Tieck (1773), Karl Theodor, Duke in Bavaria (1839), and Emma of Waldeck and Pyrmont (1858). After him are Philipp Scheidemann (1865), Willi Stoph (1914), Chlodwig, Prince of Hohenlohe-Schillingsfürst (1819), Nina Hagen (1955), Albert, King of Sweden (1340), and Georg Jellinek (1851).

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