Hans Woellke

1911 - 1943

Hans Woellke

Hans-Otto Woellke (born 18 February 1911 – 22 March 1943) was a German shot putter, who won a gold medal at the 1936 Summer Olympics and a bronze medal at the 1938 European Championships.Woellke served with the Berlin Police force. During World War II, he was a captain in the Security Police attached to a regiment in the Waffen SS. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Hans Woellke has received more than 43,587 page views. His biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 54th most popular athlete.

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Among athletes, Hans Woellke ranks 57 out of 2,090Before him are Eric Lemming, Florence Griffith Joyner, Archie Hahn, Irving Baxter, Stefka Kostadinova, and Valeriy Brumel. After him are Alajos Szokolyi, Mohammed Gammoudi, Don Bragg, Wilma Rudolph, Dana Zátopková, and Myer Prinstein.

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Among people born in 1911, Hans Woellke ranks 87Before him are David Ogilvy, Andor Lilienthal, Lucille Ball, Viktor Barna, Herta Oberheuser, and Jean-Pierre Aumont. After him are Carlos Marighella, Teddy Kollek, Maureen O'Sullivan, Joe Rosenthal, Thanom Kittikachorn, and Simone Simon. Among people deceased in 1943, Hans Woellke ranks 65Before him are Giuseppe Terragni, Jane Avril, Yekaterina Budanova, Alexander Schmorell, Akira Matsunaga, and Aimo Cajander. After him are Vladimir Nemirovich-Danchenko, Wilhelm Kube, Senjūrō Hayashi, Jovan Dučić, Franz Jägerstätter, and Constantin Prezan.

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In Poland

Among people born in Poland, Hans Woellke ranks 411 out of 930Before him are Theodor Leschetizky (1830), Gustav Freytag (1816), Fritz von Below (1853), Eduard Strasburger (1844), Julian Tuwim (1894), and Richard Abegg (1869). After him are Franz Waxman (1906), Maria Konopnicka (1842), Władysław III Spindleshanks (1165), Joachim Meisner (1933), Myer Prinstein (1878), and Wilhelm Kube (1887).

Among ATHLETES In Poland

Among athletes born in Poland, Hans Woellke ranks 3Before him are Stanisława Walasiewicz (1911) and Gustav Flatow (1875). After him are Myer Prinstein (1878), Ewa Kłobukowska (1946), Janusz Kusociński (1907), Gerhard Stöck (1911), Elżbieta Krzesińska (1934), Józef Szmidt (1935), Józef Grudzień (1939), Bronisław Malinowski (1951), and Tadeusz Ślusarski (1950).

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