Heinrich Burger

1881 - 1942

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Heinrich Burger (31 May 1881 - 27 April 1942) was a German figure skater. He competed in both singles and pairs events. He was Olympic champion and two-time World champion together with Anna Hübler.Burger and Hübler were the first world champions and the first Olympic champions in pairs figure skating. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Heinrich Burger has received more than 12,886 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 15 in 2019). Heinrich Burger is the 41st most popular skater, the 3,639th most popular biography from Germany (down from 2,875th in 2019) and the 5th most popular German Skater.

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Among skaters, Heinrich Burger ranks 41 out of 313Before him are Åke Seyffarth, Fred Anton Maier, Barbara Ann Scott, Boris Shilkov, Roald Aas, and Ernst Baier. After him are Gabriele Seyfert, Walter Jakobsson, Eva Pawlik, Maxi Herber, Brian Orser, and Alain Calmat.

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Among people born in 1881, Heinrich Burger ranks 142Before him are Zoltán Halmay, Louis Bastien, Ludwig Kaas, Benjamin Jekhowsky, Sergey Merkurov, and Walter Krueger. After him are Smedley Butler, Fernand Sanz, Otto Toeplitz, Abram Deborin, Henri Laurent, and Eulalio Gutiérrez. Among people deceased in 1942, Heinrich Burger ranks 155Before him are Albert Kahn, Jakob van Hoddis, Jüri Jaakson, Mel Sheppard, Lucy Parsons, and Romà Forns. After him are Sergey Chaplygin, Oskari Mantere, Herbert Selpin, Frank Churchill, Frank Irons, and Hernando Siles Reyes.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Heinrich Burger ranks 3,639 out of 5,289Before him are Carl Gustav Witt (1866), Klaus Groth (1819), Thomas Quasthoff (1959), Timo Werner (1996), Princess Charlotte Amalie of Hesse-Philippsthal (1730), and LeVar Burton (1957). After him are Vadim Glowna (1941), Gabriele Seyfert (1948), Prince John August of Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg (1704), Benedikt Höwedes (1988), Magdalena Wilhelmine of Württemberg (1677), and Karl Wilhelm, Duke of Saxe-Meiningen (1754).

Among SKATERS In Germany

Among skaters born in Germany, Heinrich Burger ranks 5Before him are Katarina Witt (1965), Anna Hübler (1885), Ludowika Jakobsson (1884), and Ernst Baier (1905). After him are Gabriele Seyfert (1948), Maxi Herber (1920), Ria Baran (1922), Paul Falk (1921), Karin Enke (1961), Manfred Schnelldorfer (1943), and Claudia Pechstein (1972).