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Lutz Graf Schwerin von Krosigk

1887 - 1977

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Johann Ludwig "Lutz" Graf Schwerin von Krosigk (Born Johann Ludwig von Krosigk; 22 August 1887 – 4 March 1977) was a German senior government official who served as Minister of Finance of Germany from 1932 to 1945 and de facto Chancellor of Germany in May 1945. A non-partisan conservative, he was appointed to the post of Minister of Finance by Franz von Papen in 1932. At the request of President Paul von Hindenburg, he continued in that office under Kurt von Schleicher and Adolf Hitler. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Lutz Graf Schwerin von Krosigk has received more than 756,597 page views. His biography is available in 46 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 44 in 2019). Lutz Graf Schwerin von Krosigk is the 875th most popular politician (down from 828th in 2019), the 245th most popular biography from Germany (down from 228th in 2019) and the 66th most popular German Politician.

Lutz Graf Schwerin von Krosigk was most famous for being a Nazi Minister of Finance and Minister of the Reich.

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Among POLITICIANS

Among politicians, Lutz Graf Schwerin von Krosigk ranks 875 out of 15,710. Before him are Nadezhda Krupskaya, Josiah, Emperor Gaozu of Tang, Sergey Kirov, Justin Trudeau, and John VIII Palaiologos. After him are Leo VI the Wise, Stefan Dušan, Adolf Frederick, King of Sweden, Clara Petacci, Arthur Wellesley, 1st Duke of Wellington, and Marcian.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1887, Lutz Graf Schwerin von Krosigk ranks 17Before him are Bernard Montgomery, Vidkun Quisling, Wilhelm Canaris, Arthur Rubinstein, Gustav Ludwig Hertz, and Jozef Tiso. After him are Nikolai Vavilov, Juan Gris, Chūichi Nagumo, Saint-John Perse, Henry Moseley, and Victoria Eugenie of Battenberg. Among people deceased in 1977, Lutz Graf Schwerin von Krosigk ranks 10Before him are Vladimir Nabokov, Wernher von Braun, Anthony Eden, Roberto Rossellini, René Goscinny, and Ludwig Erhard. After him are Jacques Prévert, Alexey Stakhanov, Aleksandr Vasilevsky, Makarios III, Kurt Schuschnigg, and Anaïs Nin.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Lutz Graf Schwerin von Krosigk ranks 245 out of 5,289. Before him are Walther von Brauchitsch (1881), Wilhelm Eduard Weber (1804), Eduard Buchner (1860), Jupp Heynckes (1945), John of Austria (1547), and Max von Laue (1879). After him are Adolf Frederick, King of Sweden (1710), Franz Mesmer (1734), Ernst Jünger (1895), Julius Streicher (1885), Wim Wenders (1945), and Athanasius Kircher (1602).

Among POLITICIANS In Germany

Among politicians born in Germany, Lutz Graf Schwerin von Krosigk ranks 66Before him are Johann Friedrich Struensee (1737), Irma Grese (1923), Henry V, Holy Roman Emperor (1086), Frederick William, Elector of Brandenburg (1620), Eduard Bernstein (1850), and Valentinian II (371). After him are Adolf Frederick, King of Sweden (1710), Julius Streicher (1885), Maximilian I Joseph of Bavaria (1756), Augustus III of Poland (1696), Wilhelm Pieck (1876), and Otto IV, Holy Roman Emperor (1175).