Itzhak Stern

1901 - 1969

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Itzhak Stern (25 January 1901 – 1969) was a Polish-Israeli Jewish Holocaust survivor who worked for Sudeten-German industrialist Oskar Schindler and assisted him in his rescue activities during the Holocaust. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Itzhak Stern has received more than 1,311,715 page views. His biography is available in 18 different languages on Wikipedia. Itzhak Stern is the 670th most popular religious figure (up from 713th in 2019), the 148th most popular biography from Poland (up from 180th in 2019) and the 7th most popular Polish Religious Figure.

Itzhak Stern is most famous for being the person who saved Anne Frank and her family from the Nazis.

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Among religious figures, Itzhak Stern ranks 670 out of 2,272Before him are 6th Dalai Lama, Philemon, Hans Egede, Eli, Saint Cajetan, and Frances of Rome. After him are Saint Malachy, Sa'id bin Zayd, Margot Frank, Yasuke, Zayd ibn Ali, and Sabbas the Sanctified.

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Among people born in 1901, Itzhak Stern ranks 47Before him are Alfred Tarski, Arthur Liebehenschel, Louis Kahn, Jascha Heifetz, Milada Horáková, and Lee Strasberg. After him are Henri Lefebvre, Jaroslav Seifert, Salvatore Quasimodo, Walter Hallstein, Zhang Xueliang, and José Nasazzi. Among people deceased in 1969, Itzhak Stern ranks 30Before him are Levi Eshkol, Arthur Friedenreich, Witold Gombrowicz, Dominique Pire, Boris Karloff, and Joseph P. Kennedy Sr.. After him are Joseph Kasa-Vubu, Josef von Sternberg, Moïse Tshombe, B. Traven, Allen Dulles, and Alexandra David-Néel.

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Among people born in Poland, Itzhak Stern ranks 148 out of 1,231Before him are Helena Rubinstein (1872), Solomon Asch (1907), Johann Gustav Droysen (1808), Jan Matejko (1838), Alexandre Colonna-Walewski (1810), and Adolph Menzel (1815). After him are Joseph Rotblat (1908), Marian Rejewski (1905), Hans-Jürgen von Arnim (1889), Konrad Emil Bloch (1912), Georg Michaelis (1857), and Otto Kretschmer (1912).


Among religious figures born in Poland, Itzhak Stern ranks 7Before him are Pope John Paul II (1920), Maximilian Kolbe (1894), Faustina Kowalska (1905), Dietrich Bonhoeffer (1906), Saint Casimir (1458), and Angelus Silesius (1624). After him are Stanislaus Kostka (1550), Stanislaus of Szczepanów (1030), Hyacinth of Poland (1185), Stefan Wyszyński (1901), Stanisław Dziwisz (1939), and Adam Stefan Sapieha (1867).