Hermann Göring

1893 - 1946

Hermann Göring

Hermann Wilhelm Göring (or Goering; German: [ˈɡøːʁɪŋ] (listen); 12 January 1893 – 15 October 1946) was a German political and military leader and a convicted war criminal. Göring was one of the most powerful figures in the Nazi Party, which ruled Germany from 1933 to 1945. A veteran World War I fighter pilot ace, he was a recipient of the Pour le Mérite ("The Blue Max"). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Hermann Göring has received more than 7,886,018 page views. His biography is available in 74 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 116th most popular politician.

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Among politicians, Hermann Göring ranks 115 out of 14,801Before him are Louis XIII of France, Muammar Gaddafi, Cardinal Richelieu, Murad I, Claudius, and Mehmed III. After him are Philip IV of France, Angela Merkel, Vespasian, Pol Pot, Kim Jong-il, and Amenhotep III.

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Among people born in 1893, Hermann Göring ranks 2Before him is Mao Zedong. After him are Joan Miró, Joachim von Ribbentrop, Ip Man, Alfred Rosenberg, Vladimir Mayakovsky, Walter Ulbricht, Mikhail Tukhachevsky, Carol II of Romania, Harold Lloyd, and Draža Mihailović. Among people deceased in 1946, Hermann Göring ranks 2Before him is John Maynard Keynes. After him are Wilhelm Keitel, Joachim von Ribbentrop, H. G. Wells, Alfred Rosenberg, Alfred Jodl, Ernst Kaltenbrunner, Ion Antonescu, John Logie Baird, Arthur Seyss-Inquart, and Hans Frank.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Hermann Göring ranks 38 out of 3,763Before him are Max Planck (1858), Erwin Rommel (1891), Pope Benedict XVI (1927), Wilhelm II, German Emperor (1859), Marlene Dietrich (1901), and Friedrich Schiller (1759). After him are Angela Merkel (1954), Adolf Eichmann (1906), Josef Mengele (1911), Otto I, Holy Roman Emperor (912), John Amos Comenius (1592), and Bernhard Riemann (1826).

Among POLITICIANS In Germany

Among politicians born in Germany, Hermann Göring ranks 6Before him are Otto von Bismarck (1815), Henry Kissinger (1923), Frederick I, Holy Roman Emperor (1122), Heinrich Himmler (1900), and Wilhelm II, German Emperor (1859). After him are 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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