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Heinz Linge

1913 - 1980

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Heinz Linge (23 March 1913 – 9 March 1980) was a German SS officer who served as a valet for the leader of Nazi Germany, Adolf Hitler, and became known for his close personal proximity to historical events. Linge was present in the Führerbunker on 30 April 1945, when Hitler committed suicide. Linge's ten-year service to Hitler ended at that time. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Heinz Linge has received more than 751,525 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 21 in 2019). Heinz Linge is the 456th most popular painter (up from 515th in 2019), the 1,271st most popular biography from Germany (up from 1,415th in 2019) and the 41st most popular German Painter.

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Among painters, Heinz Linge ranks 456 out of 1,421Before him are Hendrick ter Brugghen, Karel Appel, Vasily Surikov, Parrhasius, Jan Lievens, and Bernard van Orley. After him are Joseph Wright of Derby, Dirck van Baburen, Anna Maria van Schurman, Anselm Feuerbach, Geertgen tot Sint Jans, and Giovanni Antonio Boltraffio.

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Among people born in 1913, Heinz Linge ranks 70Before him are Roger Caillois, Alan Ladd, Méret Oppenheim, Tito Gobbi, Lloyd Bridges, and Edward Gierek. After him are Robert Adler, Stewart Granger, Nicolás Gómez Dávila, Alexander Pokryshkin, Boris Pahor, and Loretta Young. Among people deceased in 1980, Heinz Linge ranks 58Before him are Mario Bava, Fabian von Schlabrendorff, Ian Curtis, V. V. Giri, Stanisława Walasiewicz, and Philipp, Landgrave of Hesse. After him are Winifred Wagner, Raoul Walsh, Nadezhda Mandelstam, Patrick Depailler, Mohammad Hatta, and Ernő Gerő.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Heinz Linge ranks 1,271 out of 6,142Before him are Philipp, Landgrave of Hesse (1896), Bernt Notke (1435), Alexander von Kluck (1846), Herta Bothe (1921), Frederick II, Grand Duke of Baden (1857), and Henri Victor Regnault (1810). After him are Karl Richard Lepsius (1810), Johann Peter Eckermann (1792), Samuel Scheidt (1587), George, Duke of Saxony (1471), Marie of Cleves, Duchess of Orléans (1426), and Dagmar of Bohemia (1186).

Among PAINTERS In Germany

Among painters born in Germany, Heinz Linge ranks 41Before him are Max Klinger (1857), Wilhelm Busch (1832), Paula Modersohn-Becker (1876), Karl Schmidt-Rottluff (1884), Veit Stoss (1450), and Erich Heckel (1883). After him are Anna Maria van Schurman (1607), Anselm Feuerbach (1829), Hans Burgkmair (1473), Wolf Vostell (1932), Michael Wolgemut (1434), and Hannah Höch (1889).