MILITARY PERSONNEL

Hyacinth Graf Strachwitz

1893 - 1968

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Hyazinth Graf Strachwitz (also known as Hyacinth Graf Strachwitz von Groß-Zauche und Camminetz) (30 July 1893 – 25 April 1968) was a German officer of aristocratic descent in the Wehrmacht during World War II. He was a recipient of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross with Oak Leaves, Swords and Diamonds. Strachwitz was born in 1893 on his family estate in Silesia. He was educated at various Prussian military academies and served in World War I. He was taken prisoner by the French forces in October 1914. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Hyacinth Graf Strachwitz has received more than 102,748 page views. His biography is available in 24 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 22 in 2019). Hyacinth Graf Strachwitz is the 656th most popular military personnel (down from 630th in 2019), the 346th most popular biography from Poland and the 35th most popular Polish Military Personnel.

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Among MILITARY PERSONNELS

Among military personnels, Hyacinth Graf Strachwitz ranks 656 out of 1,466Before him are Elyesa Bazna, Joseph Gallieni, Nathan Bedford Forrest, Cleombrotus, Sosthenes of Macedon, and Charlie Wilson. After him are Yoshijirō Umezu, Hermann-Bernhard Ramcke, Jawhar, Walter Weiß, Ilmari Juutilainen, and Ivan Chernyakhovsky.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1893, Hyacinth Graf Strachwitz ranks 70Before him are Federico Mompou, Dorothy L. Sayers, Carl Værnet, Wilhelm Zaisser, Raymond Dart, and Battista Farina. After him are Conrad Veidt, Bill Tilden, Matthias Kleinheisterkamp, Gaston Julia, Merian C. Cooper, and Dragiša Cvetković. Among people deceased in 1968, Hyacinth Graf Strachwitz ranks 55Before him are Leopold Infeld, Upton Sinclair, Rezső Seress, Wes Montgomery, Thomas Merton, and Louis, Prince of Hesse and by Rhine. After him are Duke Kahanamoku, Hermann-Bernhard Ramcke, Franz Pfeffer von Salomon, Tsuguharu Foujita, Jo Schlesser, and Hitoshi Imamura.

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In Poland

Among people born in Poland, Hyacinth Graf Strachwitz ranks 346 out of 1,231Before him are Grażyna Bacewicz (1909), Jerzy Popiełuszko (1947), Peter I, Grand Duke of Oldenburg (1755), Jan Długosz (1415), Magdalena Abakanowicz (1930), and Samuel Goldwyn (1879). After him are Mieszko III the Old (1126), Ernst Wilimowski (1916), Artur Schnabel (1882), Tekla Bądarzewska-Baranowska (1834), Myechyslaw Hryb (1938), and Joachim Kroll (1933).

Among MILITARY PERSONNELS In Poland

Among military personnels born in Poland, Hyacinth Graf Strachwitz ranks 35Before him are Casimir Pulaski (1745), Erich Fellgiebel (1886), Maximilian von Prittwitz (1848), Rüdiger von der Goltz (1865), Walther Nehring (1892), and Heinz Reinefarth (1903). After him are Helmuth von Pannwitz (1898), Hans Karl von Diebitsch (1785), Rudolf Christoph Freiherr von Gersdorff (1905), Hermann von Eichhorn (1848), Helmut Lent (1918), and Friedrich Graf von Wrangel (1784).