Johannes Schober

1874 - 1932

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Johannes "Johann" Schober (born November 14, 1874 in Perg; died August 19, 1932 in Baden bei Wien) was an Austrian jurist, law enforcement official, and politician. Schober was appointed Vienna Chief of Police in 1918 and became the founding president of Interpol in 1923, holding both positions until his death. He served as the chancellor of Austria from June 1921 to May 1922 and again from September 1929 to September 1930. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Johannes Schober has received more than 19,209 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 20 in 2019). Johannes Schober is the 6,311th most popular politician (up from 6,734th in 2019), the 405th most popular biography from Austria (down from 401st in 2019) and the 124th most popular Austrian Politician.

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Among politicians, Johannes Schober ranks 6,311 out of 15,710Before him are Yehuda Ashlag, Armando Guebuza, Edith Head, Jehan Sadat, Ashikaga Yoshimasa, and Ferdinand, Prince of Asturias. After him are Horst Seehofer, Eleanor of Castile, José Antonio Aguirre, Antiochus VIII Grypus, Leland Stanford, and Henry of Flanders.

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Among people born in 1874, Johannes Schober ranks 56Before him are Reginald Johnston, D. F. Malan, Thomas J. Watson, Ellery Harding Clark, Serge Koussevitzky, and Ivana Brlić-Mažuranić. After him are Max Dvořák, Marguerite Long, Wu Peifu, Martin Lowry, Lina Cavalieri, and Elsa Beskow. Among people deceased in 1932, Johannes Schober ranks 40Before him are Georg Kerschensteiner, Guillaume Bigourdan, Émile Friant, Ahmed Shawqi, Ovide Decroly, and Tomáš Baťa. After him are King C. Gillette, Louis Anquetin, Peg Entwistle, Patrick Geddes, Ivar Kreuger, and Kenneth Grahame.

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Among people born in Austria, Johannes Schober ranks 405 out of 1,075Before him are Archduke Charles Joseph of Austria (1649), Jean Améry (1912), Ivana Brlić-Mažuranić (1874), Franz Jonas (1899), Charles of Austria, Bishop of Wroclaw (1590), and Hermann Nitsch (1938). After him are Kurt Diemberger (1932), Georg Ritter von Schönerer (1842), Joseph Johann Adam, Prince of Liechtenstein (1690), Maria Theresa of Austria (1801), Joseph von Hammer-Purgstall (1774), and Johann Joseph Fux (1660).

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