Heinz Harmel

1906 - 2000

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Heinz Harmel (29 June 1906 – 2 September 2000) was a German SS commander during the Nazi era. He commanded the 10th SS Panzer Division Frundsberg during World War II. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Heinz Harmel has received more than 176,510 page views. His biography is available in 19 different languages on Wikipedia. Heinz Harmel is the 485th most popular military personnel (down from 474th in 2019), the 1,365th most popular biography from France (down from 1,358th in 2019) and the 54th most popular Military Personnel.

Heinz Harmel was a German general who served in World War II. He was most famous for being the commander of the German forces in the Battle of the Bulge.

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Among military personnels, Heinz Harmel ranks 485 out of 1,468Before him are Conon, Lauri Törni, Harpagus, Jean-Charles Pichegru, Henri Guisan, and Ernst Lindemann. After him are Lucius Artorius Castus, Dmitry Pozharsky, Hans Baur, Gottfried Heinrich Graf zu Pappenheim, Lazare Hoche, and Pierre Cambronne.

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Among people born in 1906, Heinz Harmel ranks 67Before him are Fredric Brown, Anthony Mann, André Weil, Muzafer Sherif, Douglas McGregor, and Chandra Shekhar Azad. After him are John Dickson Carr, Nelson Goodman, Princess Theodora of Greece and Denmark, Janet Gaynor, Walter Rauff, and Ivan Chernyakhovsky. Among people deceased in 2000, Heinz Harmel ranks 42Before him are Merton Miller, Princess María de las Mercedes of Bourbon-Two Sicilies, Saburō Sakai, Leonid Rogozov, John Harsanyi, and Rudolf Kirchschläger. After him are Michael Smith, Willard Van Orman Quine, Petar Mladenov, Friedrich Gulda, Moacir Barbosa Nascimento, and Herta Bothe.

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Among people born in France, Heinz Harmel ranks 1,365 out of 6,011Before him are Louis de Rouvroy, duc de Saint-Simon (1675), Jean-Charles Pichegru (1761), Albert Marquet (1875), Louis Jean Marie de Bourbon, Duke of Penthièvre (1725), Isabella of Valois (1389), and André Lhote (1885). After him are André Campra (1660), Jeanne Guyon (1648), James FitzJames, 1st Duke of Berwick (1670), Henri Murger (1822), Jacques Roux (1752), and Petrus Ramus (1515).


Among military personnels born in France, Heinz Harmel ranks 54Before him are Louis-Gabriel Suchet (1770), François Achille Bazaine (1811), Arthur III, Duke of Brittany (1393), Guillaume Brune (1763), Claude Victor-Perrin, Duc de Belluno (1764), and Jean-Charles Pichegru (1761). After him are Lazare Hoche (1768), Pierre Cambronne (1770), Walter Krüger (1890), Marie-Pierre Kœnig (1898), Bob Denard (1929), and Antoine Charles Louis de Lasalle (1775).