Herta Oberheuser

1911 - 1978

Herta Oberheuser

Herta Oberheuser (15 May 1911 – 24 January 1978) was a Nazi physician and convicted war criminal who performed medical atrocities on prisoners at the Ravensbrück women's concentration camp. She was sentenced to 20 years' imprisonment at the Nuremberg Doctors' trial, but served only five. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Herta Oberheuser has received more than 413,914 page views. Her biography is available in 20 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 272nd most popular physician.

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Among physicians, Herta Oberheuser ranks 271 out of 438Before her are Thomas Sydenham, Johann von Staupitz, Friedrich Kasimir Medikus, Friedrich Hoffmann, Kálmán Kalocsay, and Zhang Zhongjing. After her are John Latham, May-Britt Moser, Richard Axel, George Huntington, Abd al-Latif al-Baghdadi, and Richard Wilhelm.

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Among people born in 1911, Herta Oberheuser ranks 85Before her are Józef Cyrankiewicz, Jehan Alain, David Ogilvy, Andor Lilienthal, Lucille Ball, and Viktor Barna. After her are Jean-Pierre Aumont, Hans Woellke, Carlos Marighella, Teddy Kollek, Maureen O'Sullivan, and Joe Rosenthal. Among people deceased in 1978, Herta Oberheuser ranks 71Before her are Max Decugis, Lilya Brik, Hannah Höch, W. Eugene Smith, Joe Davis, and Gabriel Ramanantsoa. After her are George Maciunas, Viggo Brun, Jacques Brugnon, Prince Roman Petrovich of Russia, Diana Budisavljević, and Jens Otto Krag.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Herta Oberheuser ranks 1,774 out of 3,763Before her are Princess Sophie Antoinette of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel (null), Christoph Graupner (1683), Johannes Sturm (1507), Pierre Littbarski (1960), Ami Boué (1794), and John II, Duke of Bavaria (1341). After her are Friedrich Hossbach (1894), Hans-Georg Schwarzenbeck (1948), Anne-Sophie Mutter (1963), Marianne Koch (1931), Anthony Ulrich, Duke of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel (1633), and Wilhelm Adam (1877).

Among PHYSICIANS In Germany

Among physicians born in Germany, Herta Oberheuser ranks 38Before her are Emil du Bois-Reymond (1818), Hans Berger (1873), Hinrich Lichtenstein (1780), Johann von Staupitz (1465), Friedrich Kasimir Medikus (1736), and Friedrich Hoffmann (1660). After her are Richard Wilhelm (1873), Carl Ludwig (1816), Samuel Gottlieb Gmelin (1744), Johann Christian Reil (1759), Adolph Kolping (1813), and Adolf Kussmaul (1822).

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