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Julius Streicher

1885 - 1946

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Julius Streicher (12 February 1885 – 16 October 1946) was a member of the Nazi Party, the Gauleiter (regional leader) of Franconia and a member of the Reichstag, the national legislature. He was the founder and publisher of the virulently antisemitic newspaper Der Stürmer, which became a central element of the Nazi propaganda machine. The publishing firm was financially very successful and made Streicher a multi-millionaire.After the war, Streicher was convicted of crimes against humanity at the end of the Nuremberg trials. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Julius Streicher has received more than 1,821,923 page views. His biography is available in 49 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 47 in 2019). Julius Streicher is the 909th most popular politician (down from 889th in 2019), the 254th most popular biography from Germany (down from 249th in 2019) and the 76th most popular German Politician.

Julius Streicher was a leading member of the Nazi party. He was most famous for his anti-Semitic propaganda, which he published in his newspaper, Der Stürmer.

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Among politicians, Julius Streicher ranks 909 out of 15,577Before him are Tullus Hostilius, Şah Sultan, Władysław III of Poland, Artaxerxes II of Persia, Ptolemy V Epiphanes, and Gojong of Korea. After him are Helmut Schmidt, Andronikos II Palaiologos, Fahd of Saudi Arabia, Hafizullah Amin, Cambyses I, and John Quincy Adams.

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Among people born in 1885, Julius Streicher ranks 7Before him are Niels Bohr, Karen Blixen, György Lukács, Albert Kesselring, Hermann Hoth, and Alban Berg. After him are François Mauriac, Ezra Pound, Faisal I of Iraq, George S. Patton, Robert Delaunay, and Karen Horney. Among people deceased in 1946, Julius Streicher ranks 15Before him are Hans Frank, Ernst Kaltenbrunner, Arthur Seyss-Inquart, Ion Antonescu, Mikhail Kalinin, and Wilhelm Frick. After him are Alexander Alekhine, Gerhart Hauptmann, Werner von Blomberg, Paul Langevin, Karl Haushofer, and Fritz Sauckel.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Julius Streicher ranks 254 out of 6,142Before him are Adam Weishaupt (1748), Ferdinand Tönnies (1855), Ernst Jünger (1895), Lutz Graf Schwerin von Krosigk (1887), Elizabeth Charlotte, Madame Palatine (1652), and Max Stirner (1806). After him are Helmut Schmidt (1918), Justus von Liebig (1803), Maria Sibylla Merian (1647), Adolf von Baeyer (1835), Carl Schmitt (1888), and Frederick William, Elector of Brandenburg (1620).

Among POLITICIANS In Germany

Among politicians born in Germany, Julius Streicher ranks 76Before him are Frank-Walter Steinmeier (1956), Kurt von Schleicher (1882), Irma Grese (1923), Joachim Gauck (1940), Friedrich Ratzel (1844), and Lutz Graf Schwerin von Krosigk (1887). After him are Helmut Schmidt (1918), Frederick William, Elector of Brandenburg (1620), Princess Ludovika of Bavaria (1808), Otto II, Holy Roman Emperor (955), Ferdinand I of Romania (1865), and Adolf Frederick, King of Sweden (1710).