Heinrich Himmler

1900 - 1945

Heinrich Himmler

Heinrich Luitpold Himmler (German: [ˈhaɪnʁɪç ˈluːɪtˌpɔlt ˈhɪmlɐ] (listen); 7 October 1900 – 23 May 1945) was Reichsführer of the Schutzstaffel (Protection Squadron; SS), and a leading member of the Nazi Party (NSDAP) of Germany. Himmler was one of the most powerful men in Nazi Germany and a main architect of the Holocaust. As a member of a reserve battalion during World War I, Himmler did not see active service. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Heinrich Himmler has received more than 10,281,760 page views. His biography is available in 84 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 84th most popular politician.

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Among politicians, Heinrich Himmler ranks 83 out of 14,801Before him are Mary II of England, Hirohito, Margaret Thatcher, Nebuchadnezzar II, Diocletian, and Franklin D. Roosevelt. After him are Louis XV of France, Ahmed I, Henry IV of France, Philip II of Macedon, Lorenzo de' Medici, and Murad IV.

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Among people born in 1900, Heinrich Himmler ranks 2Before him is Antoine de Saint-Exupéry. After him are Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother, Erich Fromm, Martin Bormann, Luis Buñuel, Chiune Sugihara, Wolfgang Pauli, Hans-Georg Gadamer, Frédéric Joliot-Curie, Hans Frank, and Adolf Dassler. Among people deceased in 1945, Heinrich Himmler ranks 5Before him are Adolf Hitler, Benito Mussolini, Anne Frank, and Franklin D. Roosevelt. After him are Joseph Goebbels, Eva Braun, Martin Bormann, Béla Bartók, Fedor von Bock, Walter Model, and Anton Webern.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Heinrich Himmler ranks 27 out of 3,763Before him are Johannes Brahms (1833), Karl Lagerfeld (1933), Henry Kissinger (1923), Robert Schumann (1810), Empress Elisabeth of Austria (1837), and Frederick I, Holy Roman Emperor (1122). After him are Hermann Hesse (1877), Thomas Mann (1875), Martin Heidegger (1889), Karl Benz (1844), Max Planck (1858), and Erwin Rommel (1891).

Among POLITICIANS In Germany

Among politicians born in Germany, Heinrich Himmler ranks 4Before him are Otto von Bismarck (1815), Henry Kissinger (1923), and Frederick I, Holy Roman Emperor (1122). After him are Wilhelm II, German Emperor (1859), Hermann Göring (1893), Angela Merkel (1954), Otto I, Holy Roman Emperor (912), Joseph Goebbels (1897), Reinhard Heydrich (1904), Konrad Adenauer (1876), and Frederick the Great (1712).

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