Manfred Gerlach

1928 - 2011

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Manfred Gerlach (8 May 1928 – 17 October 2011) was a German jurist and politician, and the longtime leader of the East German Liberal Democratic Party. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Manfred Gerlach has received more than 115,410 page views. His biography is available in 33 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 28 in 2019). Manfred Gerlach is the 2,378th most popular politician (up from 2,629th in 2019), the 644th most popular biography from Germany (up from 727th in 2019) and the 174th most popular German Politician.

Manfred Gerlach is most famous for his work in nuclear physics. He is credited with the discovery of the positron and the muon.

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Over the past year Manfred Gerlach has had the most page views in the with 25,040 views, followed by English (15,747), and Russian (15,589). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Czech (753.27%), Ukrainian (157.48%), and Basque (124.73%)


Among politicians, Manfred Gerlach ranks 2,378 out of 19,576Before him are Sviatopolk I of Kiev, Albrecht von Roon, Inessa Armand, Kiya, Berenice IV of Egypt, and Necho I. After him are Michael IX Palaiologos, 1st Dalai Lama, Manco Inca Yupanqui, Ludwig Stumpfegger, Cao Huan, and Kamehameha I.

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Among people born in 1928, Manfred Gerlach ranks 40Before him are Alberto Korda, Domenico Modugno, Peyo, Hans Küng, George Peppard, and Alexei Alexeyevich Abrikosov. After him are Vera Rubin, Federico Bahamontes, Herbert Kroemer, Carlos Fuentes, Francesco Cossiga, and Tommaso Buscetta. Among people deceased in 2011, Manfred Gerlach ranks 30Before him are Rosalyn Sussman Yalow, Sidney Lumet, Burhanuddin Rabbani, Jane Russell, Gary Moore, and John McCarthy. After him are Necmettin Erbakan, Christa Wolf, Ralph M. Steinman, Norman Foster Ramsey Jr., Herbert A. Hauptman, and Ernesto Sabato.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Manfred Gerlach ranks 644 out of 7,253Before him are Michael Thonet (1796), Elizabeth Alexeievna (1779), Erich Hoepner (1886), John Frederick I, Elector of Saxony (1503), Erich Mielke (1907), and Erich Koch (1896). After him are Ludwig Stumpfegger (1910), Hasso von Manteuffel (1897), John of Saxony (1801), Hans-Joachim Marseille (1919), Herbert Kroemer (1928), and Magda Schneider (1909).

Among POLITICIANS In Germany

Among politicians born in Germany, Manfred Gerlach ranks 174Before him are Princess Victoria Louise of Prussia (1892), Heinrich Lübke (1894), Eleonor Magdalene of Neuburg (1655), John Frederick I, Elector of Saxony (1503), Erich Mielke (1907), and Erich Koch (1896). After him are Ludwig Stumpfegger (1910), John of Saxony (1801), Frederick Augustus II of Saxony (1797), George William, Elector of Brandenburg (1595), Karl Carstens (1914), and Werner von Haeften (1908).