Hjalmar Schacht

1877 - 1970

Hjalmar Schacht

Horace Greeley Hjalmar Schacht (22 January 1877 – 3 June 1970) was a German economist, banker, centre-right politician, and co-founder in 1918 of the German Democratic Party. He served as the Currency Commissioner and President of the Reichsbank under the Weimar Republic. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Hjalmar Schacht has received more than 798,942 page views. His biography is available in 42 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 12th most popular economist.

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Among economists, Hjalmar Schacht ranks 12 out of 288Before him are Thomas Robert Malthus, Friedrich Hayek, Milton Friedman, Vilfredo Pareto, Joseph Schumpeter, and Alfred Marshall. After him are Ludwig von Mises, Frédéric Passy, François Quesnay, Philip Kotler, Henri Fayol, and John Law.

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Among people born in 1877, Hjalmar Schacht ranks 3Before him are Hermann Hesse and Isadora Duncan. After him are Felix Dzerzhinsky, Wilhelm Frick, Charles Glover Barkla, G. H. Hardy, Joan Gamper, Frederick Soddy, Francis William Aston, Edgar Cayce, and Muhammad Iqbal. Among people deceased in 1970, Hjalmar Schacht ranks 13Before him are António de Oliveira Salazar, Jimi Hendrix, Yukio Mishima, Sukarno, Max Born, and Alexander Kerensky. After him are Nelly Sachs, Mark Rothko, François Mauriac, Shmuel Yosef Agnon, Paul Celan, and Napoleon Hill.

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In Denmark

Among people born in Denmark, Hjalmar Schacht ranks 19 out of 579Before him are Christian IV of Denmark (1577), Christian II of Denmark (1481), Sweyn Forkbeard (960), Karl Adolph Gjellerup (1857), George I of Greece (1845), and Saxo Grammaticus (1150). After him are Gorm the Old (900), Karen Blixen (1885), Frederick IX of Denmark (1899), Harald Bluetooth (935), Henrik Pontoppidan (1857), and Aage Bohr (1922).

Among ECONOMISTS In Denmark

Among economists born in Denmark, Hjalmar Schacht ranks 1After him are Bjørn Lomborg (1965).

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