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Joachim von Ribbentrop

1893 - 1946

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Ulrich Friedrich Wilhelm Joachim von Ribbentrop (German: [joˈʔaxɪm fɔn ˈʁɪbəntʁɔp]; 30 April 1893 – 16 October 1946) was a German politician and diplomat who served as Minister of Foreign Affairs of Nazi Germany from 1938 to 1945. Ribbentrop first came to Adolf Hitler's notice as a well-travelled businessman with more knowledge of the outside world than most senior Nazis and as a perceived authority on foreign affairs. He offered his house Schloss Fuschl for the secret meetings in January 1933 that resulted in Hitler's appointment as Chancellor of Germany. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Joachim von Ribbentrop has received more than 3,323,923 page views. His biography is available in 71 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 69 in 2019). Joachim von Ribbentrop is the 290th most popular politician (up from 300th in 2019), the 86th most popular biography from Germany (up from 89th in 2019) and the 20th most popular German Politician.

Joachim von Ribbentrop was a Nazi diplomat and Foreign Minister of Germany from 1938 to 1945. He was Adolf Hitler's Foreign Minister during the Second World War, and was hanged at Nuremberg for war crimes.

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Among politicians, Joachim von Ribbentrop ranks 290 out of 15,577Before him are Peter III of Russia, Mehmed V, Philip II of France, Rudolf II, Holy Roman Emperor, Sejong the Great, and Konstantin Chernenko. After him are Vyacheslav Molotov, Hatice Sultan, Ahmed III, Beatrix of the Netherlands, Hamid Karzai, and Djoser.

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Among people born in 1893, Joachim von Ribbentrop ranks 4Before him are Mao Zedong, Hermann Göring, and Joan Miró. After him are Ip Man, Alfred Rosenberg, Mikhail Tukhachevsky, Vladimir Mayakovsky, Walter Ulbricht, Carol II of Romania, Alexander of Greece, and Soong Ching-ling. Among people deceased in 1946, Joachim von Ribbentrop ranks 3Before him are John Maynard Keynes and Hermann Göring. After him are Wilhelm Keitel, H. G. Wells, Alfred Rosenberg, Alfred Jodl, John Logie Baird, Hans Frank, Ernst Kaltenbrunner, Arthur Seyss-Inquart, and Ion Antonescu.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Joachim von Ribbentrop ranks 86 out of 6,142Before him are Arminius (-17), Charles the Bald (823), Charles Bukowski (1920), Erich Maria Remarque (1898), William the Silent (1533), and Peter III of Russia (1728). After him are Albertus Magnus (1206), Albert Speer (1905), Jürgen Habermas (1929), Friedrich Wilhelm Joseph Schelling (1775), Wilhelm Keitel (1882), and Friedrich Paulus (1890).

Among POLITICIANS In Germany

Among politicians born in Germany, Joachim von Ribbentrop ranks 20Before him are Martin Bormann (1900), Konrad Adenauer (1876), Helmut Kohl (1930), Charles the Bald (823), William the Silent (1533), and Peter III of Russia (1728). After him are Gerhard Schröder (1944), Henry IV, Holy Roman Emperor (1050), Sigismund, Holy Roman Emperor (1368), Willy Brandt (1913), Erich Honecker (1912), and Frederick III, German Emperor (1831).