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Hans Staden

1525 - 1579

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Hans Staden (c. 1525 – c. 1576) was a German soldier and explorer who voyaged to South America in the middle of the sixteenth century, where he was captured by the Tupinambá people of Brazil. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Hans Staden has received more than 156,122 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Hans Staden is the 142nd most popular explorer, the 1,578th most popular biography from Germany and the 5th most popular German Explorer.

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Among EXPLORERS

Among explorers, Hans Staden ranks 142 out of 405Before him are Pedro de Mendoza, Jean-Baptiste Charles Bouvet de Lozier, John Rolfe, Gonzalo Jiménez de Quesada, Francisco Serrão, and Samuel Wallis. After him are Naddodd, Philip Johan von Strahlenberg, Michael Rockefeller, Frederick de Houtman, Himilco, and Sebastián de Belalcázar.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1525, Hans Staden ranks 7Before him are Pieter Bruegel the Elder, Nurbanu Sultan, Şehzade Bayezid, Carolus Clusius, John George, Elector of Brandenburg, and Giovanni Battista Moroni. After him are Zhang Juzheng, Germain Pilon, and John Albert I, Duke of Mecklenburg. Among people deceased in 1579, Hans Staden ranks 7Before him are Sokollu Mehmed Pasha, Albert V, Duke of Bavaria, Joseph Nasi, Diego de Landa, Gonzalo Jiménez de Quesada, and Thomas Gresham. After him are Ferenc Dávid, Juan Fernández Navarrete, Stanislaus Hosius, and John Ogilvie.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Hans Staden ranks 1,578 out of 5,289Before him are Max Schreck (1879), August Kundt (1839), Thomas Tuchel (1973), Willi Hennig (1913), Princess Anna of Prussia (1836), and Franz Aepinus (1724). After him are Georg Kerschensteiner (1854), Herbert Kappler (1907), Charles III William, Margrave of Baden-Durlach (1679), Johann Heinrich Wilhelm Tischbein (1751), Duchess Marie Gabrielle in Bavaria (1878), and Carl Gustav Rehnskiöld (1651).

Among EXPLORERS In Germany

Among explorers born in Germany, Hans Staden ranks 5Before him are Martin Behaim (1459), Carsten Niebuhr (1733), Heinrich Barth (1821), and Adam Olearius (1603). After him are Philip Johan von Strahlenberg (1676), Duke Adolf Friedrich of Mecklenburg (1873), Gustav Nachtigal (1834), John Sutter (1803), Julius Klaproth (1783), Nikolaus Federmann (1505), and Wilhelm Filchner (1877).