Harold Lowe

1882 - 1944

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Commander Harold Godfrey Lowe RD, RNR (21 November 1882 – 12 May 1944) was the fifth officer of the RMS Titanic. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Harold Lowe has received more than 539,554 page views. His biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 22 in 2019). Harold Lowe is the 498th most popular military personnel (down from 388th in 2019), the 967th most popular biography from United Kingdom (down from 769th in 2019) and the 17th most popular Military Personnel.

Harold Lowe is most famous for being the last British soldier to die in the First World War.

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Among military personnels, Harold Lowe ranks 498 out of 1,468Before him are William Bligh, Norman Schwarzkopf Jr., Jan Pieterszoon Coen, Duško Popov, Heinrich Lehmann-Willenbrock, and Tamon Yamaguchi. After him are Husein Gradaščević, Ion Mihai Pacepa, Yu Jin, Max Hoffmann, Gongsun Zan, and Kenji Doihara.

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Among people born in 1882, Harold Lowe ranks 63Before him are Petre Dumitrescu, Jean Giraudoux, Yusef of Morocco, Pavel Florensky, Yakub Kolas, and Grand Duchess Elena Vladimirovna of Russia. After him are Husband E. Kimmel, Fan Noli, Dušan Simović, Feng Yuxiang, Princess Alexandra of Hanover, and Franz Seldte. Among people deceased in 1944, Harold Lowe ranks 67Before him are Vera Menchik, Jean Giraudoux, Christian Wirth, Infanta Maria Theresa of Portugal, Günther Korten, and Leo Baekeland. After him are Cécile Chaminade, Jakob von Uexküll, Friedrich-Werner Graf von der Schulenburg, James McKeen Cattell, Erich Fellgiebel, and Paul Poiret.

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Among people born in United Kingdom, Harold Lowe ranks 967 out of 7,765Before him are Princess Muna al-Hussein (1941), Prince Philippe, Duke of Orléans (1869), Eugen d'Albert (1864), Robbie Williams (1974), John Pople (1925), and Edward Kelley (1555). After him are John Dunstaple (1390), Slash (1965), Ian Curtis (1956), Herbert C. Brown (1912), James Anderson (1680), and Denholm Elliott (1922).


Among military personnels born in United Kingdom, Harold Lowe ranks 17Before him are John Franklin (1786), Edmund Allenby, 1st Viscount Allenby (1861), John Hanning Speke (1827), John Hawkins (1532), James Paul Moody (1887), and William Bligh (1754). After him are Paddy Roy Bates (1921), Jack Phillips (1887), Harold Alexander, 1st Earl Alexander of Tunis (1891), Woodes Rogers (1679), Archibald Wavell, 1st Earl Wavell (1883), and Douglas Haig, 1st Earl Haig (1861).