Karl Hermann Frank

1898 - 1946

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Karl Hermann Frank (24 January 1898 – 22 May 1946) was a prominent Sudeten German Nazi official in the Protectorate of Bohemia and Moravia prior to and during World War II. Attaining the rank of Obergruppenführer, he was in command of the Nazi police apparatus in the Protectorate, including the Gestapo, the SD, and the Kripo. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Karl Hermann Frank has received more than 476,188 page views. His biography is available in 29 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 28 in 2019). Karl Hermann Frank is the 1,947th most popular politician (down from 1,768th in 2019), the 61st most popular biography from Czechia (down from 43rd in 2019) and the 13th most popular Czech Politician.

Karl Hermann Frank was a Nazi lawyer and politician who served as the head of the General Government in German-occupied Poland during World War II.

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Among politicians, Karl Hermann Frank ranks 1,947 out of 15,710. Before him are Abbas II of Persia, Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa, Louise of Savoy, Boris Shcherbina, Ferdinand I of Portugal, and Philip, Duke of Parma. After him are Maximinus II, Ernest, Duke of Austria, Louise of Lorraine, Šuppiluliuma I, Beji Caid Essebsi, and Michael Bloomberg.

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Among people born in 1898, Karl Hermann Frank ranks 32Before him are Karl Ziegler, Leo Szilard, Willy Messerschmitt, Jeanne Hébuterne, Rodion Malinovsky, and René Clair. After him are Ahmad Shah Qajar, Kenji Mizoguchi, Aloysius Stepinac, Peng Dehuai, Georges Dumézil, and Curzio Malaparte. Among people deceased in 1946, Karl Hermann Frank ranks 31Before him are Ferenc Szálasi, László Moholy-Nagy, Manuel de Falla, Amon Göth, Kurt Daluege, and Paul Langevin. After him are Felix Hoffmann, Empress Wanrong, Alexander Vasilyevich Alexandrov, Gilbert N. Lewis, Wilhelm Marx, and Milan Nedić.

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In Czechia

Among people born in Czechia, Karl Hermann Frank ranks 61 out of 839. Before him are Franz Werfel (1890), František Kupka (1871), Karl Renner (1870), Jan Evangelista Purkyně (1787), Heinrich Ignaz Franz Biber (1644), and Karl Kraus (1874). After him are Madeleine Albright (1937), Ludvík Svoboda (1895), Johann Stamitz (1717), Jan Masaryk (1886), Kurt Knispel (1921), and Max Wertheimer (1880).

Among POLITICIANS In Czechia

Among politicians born in Czechia, Karl Hermann Frank ranks 13Before him are Ottokar II of Bohemia (1233), Wenceslaus III of Bohemia (1289), Václav Klaus (1941), Wenceslaus II of Bohemia (1271), Emil Hácha (1872), and Karl Renner (1870). After him are Ludvík Svoboda (1895), Jan Masaryk (1886), Victor Lustig (1890), Milada Horáková (1901), George of Poděbrady (1420), and Antonín Novotný (1904).