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Hans Poelzig

1869 - 1936

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Hans Poelzig (30 April 1869 – 14 June 1936) was a German architect, painter and set designer. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Hans Poelzig has received more than 134,046 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 21 in 2019). Hans Poelzig is the 194th most popular architect (down from 179th in 2019), the 2,070th most popular biography from Germany (down from 1,788th in 2019) and the 20th most popular German Architect.

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Among architects, Hans Poelzig ranks 194 out of 424Before him are Lev Rudnev, William Le Baron Jenney, Jean Prouvé, Adolphe Appia, Carl Ludvig Engel, and Muhammad V of Granada. After him are Matthias of Arras, Alexey Shchusev, Hassan Fathy, Giovanni Giocondo, Quatremère de Quincy, and Christian de Portzamparc.

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Among people born in 1869, Hans Poelzig ranks 65Before him are Yevno Azef, Washington Luís, Zinaida Gippius, Caterina Albert, Algernon Blackwood, and Julius Dorpmüller. After him are Stanisław Wojciechowski, Otto Nordenskjöld, Yahya Muhammad Hamid ed-Din, Harvey Cushing, Richard Abegg, and Prince Baudouin of Belgium. Among people deceased in 1936, Hans Poelzig ranks 70Before him are Gyula Gömbös, Henri de Régnier, Irving Thalberg, Takahashi Korekiyo, Juan de la Cierva, 1st Count of la Cierva, and Nestor Lakoba. After him are Oscar Wisting, Alexandros Zaimis, Richard Hauptmann, Sergey Kamenev, José Calvo Sotelo, and Oskar Barnack.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Hans Poelzig ranks 2,070 out of 6,142Before him are Carl Ludvig Engel (1778), Eduard Wirths (1909), Wilhelm Beer (1797), Klaus Kinkel (1936), Otto Brunfels (1488), and Joachim Schepke (1912). After him are Louis of Nassau (1538), Magdalene of Bavaria (1587), Joseph, Duke of Saxe-Altenburg (1789), Princess Louise of Hesse-Darmstadt (1757), Gerhard Schmidhuber (1894), and Princess Magdalena Augusta of Anhalt-Zerbst (1679).

Among ARCHITECTS In Germany

Among architects born in Germany, Hans Poelzig ranks 20Before him are Ludwig Borchardt (1863), Gottfried Böhm (1920), Ernst Neufert (1900), Hermann Tilke (1954), Paul Troost (1878), and Carl Ludvig Engel (1778). After him are Matthäus Daniel Pöppelmann (1662), Lilly Reich (1885), Adolf Meyer (1881), Nicodemus Tessin the Elder (1615), Friedrich von Schmidt (1825), and Helmut Jahn (1940).