Horst Mahler

1936 - Today

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Horst Mahler (born 23 January 1936) is a German former lawyer and political activist. He once was an extreme-left militant and a founding member of the Red Army Faction (RAF, also known as the Baader–Meinhof Group) and later became a Maoist before switching to neo-Nazism. Between 2000 and 2003, he was a member of the far-right National Democratic Party of Germany. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Horst Mahler has received more than 307,046 page views. His biography is available in 26 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 25 in 2019). Horst Mahler is the 96th most popular extremist (down from 83rd in 2019), the 409th most popular biography from Poland (down from 369th in 2019) and the 3rd most popular Polish Extremist.

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Among extremists, Horst Mahler ranks 96 out of 205Before him are Kang Kek Iew, Joachim Kroll, Gary Ridgway, Pedro López, Michel Fourniret, and Sirhan Sirhan. After him are Charles Whitman, Nedeljko Čabrinović, Andrew Cunanan, Frank Nitti, Belle Gunness, and Aldrich Ames.

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Among people born in 1936, Horst Mahler ranks 133Before him are Carol Gilligan, Jacob Rothschild, 4th Baron Rothschild, Dean Stockwell, Jacques Charrier, Claude Brasseur, and Christiane Martel. After him are Louis Gossett Jr., Georgina Spelvin, Raimonds Pauls, Robert Downey Sr., Alejandra Pizarnik, and Eugenio Barba.

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In Poland

Among people born in Poland, Horst Mahler ranks 409 out of 1,231Before him are Johann Schobert (1720), Barbara Jagiellon (1478), I. L. Peretz (1852), Pylyp Orlyk (1672), Arthur Zimmermann (1864), and Jan Jesenius (1566). After him are Theodor Kaluza (1885), Florian Znaniecki (1882), Sendivogius (1566), Janusz Korwin-Mikke (1942), Hans Woellke (1911), and Sophia Jagiellon, Margravine of Brandenburg-Ansbach (1464).

Among EXTREMISTS In Poland

Among extremists born in Poland, Horst Mahler ranks 3Before him are Karl Denke (1860) and Joachim Kroll (1933). After him are Elisabeth Becker (1923).