Johannes R. Becher

1891 - 1958

Johannes R. Becher

Johannes Robert Becher (pronounced [jo.ˈha.nəs ˈɛʁ ˈbɛ.çɐ] (listen), 22 May 1891 – 11 October 1958) was a German politician, novelist, and poet. He was affiliated with the Communist Party of Germany (KPD) before World War II. At one time, he was part of the literary avant-garde, writing in an expressionist style. With the rise of the Nazi Party in Germany, modernist artistic movements were suppressed. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Johannes R. Becher has received more than 62,267 page views. His biography is available in 26 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 6,881st most popular politician.

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Among politicians, Johannes R. Becher ranks 6,840 out of 14,801Before him are Marcus Caelius Rufus, Elena Stasova, Maurice Papon, Sébastien Érard, Antoni Radziwiłł, and Samuel Noah Kramer. After him are Princess Augusta of Hesse-Kassel, Shukri al-Quwatli, Dwight F. Davis, Ferenc Fricsay, Hannibalianus, and Titus Lucretius Tricipitinus.

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Among people born in 1891, Johannes R. Becher ranks 68Before him are Lilya Brik, Yrjö Väisälä, George Adamski, R. Norris Williams, Sergey Ivanovich Vavilov, and Kim Seong-su. After him are Shukri al-Quwatli, Kálmán Kalocsay, Seth Barnes Nicholson, Jan Mukařovský, Milton L. Humason, and Wilder Penfield. Among people deceased in 1958, Johannes R. Becher ranks 57Before him are Johnston McCulley, Infanta Eulalia of Spain, Mikhail Zoshchenko, Alfred Weber, 'Abd al-Ilah, and Stuart Lewis-Evans. After him are Yutaka Taniyama, Pierre-Étienne Flandin, Tommy Taylor, Aleksander Klumberg, Florian Znaniecki, and Ivan Yefimovich Petrov.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Johannes R. Becher ranks 1,746 out of 3,763Before him are Johann von Staupitz (1465), Sigmar Polke (1941), Judith Malina (1926), Franz von Lenbach (1836), Felix Bernstein (1878), and Ludwig Uhland (1787). After him are Ralf Schumacher (1975), Friedrich Rückert (1788), Philipp Ludwig von Seidel (1821), Franz Xaver von Baader (1765), Friedrich Kasimir Medikus (1736), and Hans-Gert Pöttering (1945).

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