Jan Masaryk

1886 - 1948

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Jan Garrigue Masaryk (14 September 1886 – 10 March 1948) was a Czechoslovak diplomat and politician who served as the Foreign Minister of Czechoslovakia from 1940 to 1948. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Jan Masaryk has received more than 280,057 page views. His biography is available in 33 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 32 in 2019). Jan Masaryk is the 2,123rd most popular politician (down from 1,725th in 2019), the 65th most popular biography from Czechia (down from 19th in 2019) and the 15th most popular Czech Politician.

Jan Masaryk was a Czech diplomat, politician, and author. He is most famous for being the Czech ambassador to the United Kingdom during World War II and the first post-war Czechoslovak Minister of Foreign Affairs.

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Among politicians, Jan Masaryk ranks 2,123 out of 15,710Before him are Porus, Princess Benedikte of Denmark, Attalus II Philadelphus, Charibert I, Kavad I, and Zviad Gamsakhurdia. After him are Sali Berisha, Seqenenre Tao, Ellen Johnson Sirleaf, Dom Pérignon, Emeric Thököly, and Choe Yong-gon.

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Among people born in 1886, Jan Masaryk ranks 24Before him are Wilhelm Furtwängler, René Guénon, Roman von Ungern-Sternberg, Michael Curtiz, Zhu De, and Hermann Broch. After him are Erich Hoepner, Athenagoras I of Constantinople, George Mallory, Edward Rydz-Śmigły, Sergo Ordzhonikidze, and Edward C. Tolman. Among people deceased in 1948, Jan Masaryk ranks 22Before him are Nikolai Berdyaev, Ruth Benedict, Kurt Schwitters, Witold Pilecki, Maria Mandl, and Karl Gebhardt. After him are Muhammad Ali Jinnah, Arthur Liebehenschel, Prince Aimone, Duke of Aosta, Theodor Morell, Zelda Fitzgerald, and Georges Bernanos.

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In Czechia

Among people born in Czechia, Jan Masaryk ranks 65 out of 839Before him are Heinrich Ignaz Franz Biber (1644), Karl Kraus (1874), Karl Hermann Frank (1898), Madeleine Albright (1937), Ludvík Svoboda (1895), and Johann Stamitz (1717). After him are Kurt Knispel (1921), Max Wertheimer (1880), Victor Lustig (1890), Bohuslav Martinů (1890), Jerome of Prague (1379), and Adalbert of Prague (955).

Among POLITICIANS In Czechia

Among politicians born in Czechia, Jan Masaryk ranks 15Before him are Václav Klaus (1941), Wenceslaus II of Bohemia (1271), Emil Hácha (1872), Karl Renner (1870), Karl Hermann Frank (1898), and Ludvík Svoboda (1895). After him are Victor Lustig (1890), Milada Horáková (1901), George of Poděbrady (1420), Antonín Novotný (1904), Bonne of Luxembourg (1315), and Maria Christina of Austria (1858).