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 85,872 page views. His biography is available in 27 different languages on Wikipedia. Manfred Gerlach is the 2,643rd most popular politician (down from 2,610th in 2019), the 729th most popular biography from Germany (down from 695th in 2019) and the 197th 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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Among politicians, Manfred Gerlach ranks 2,643 out of 15,710Before him are Otto III, Duke of Bavaria, George V of Hanover, Frederick Christian, Elector of Saxony, Gaius Marcius Coriolanus, Midhat Pasha, and Megawati Sukarnoputri. After him are Maurice Quentin de La Tour, Karolos Papoulias, Charles III of Navarre, Frederick II, Duke of Swabia, 3rd Dalai Lama, and Hun Sen.

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Among people born in 1928, Manfred Gerlach ranks 46Before him are Tommaso Buscetta, Alexei Alexeyevich Abrikosov, Peyo, Carlos Fuentes, Kim Yong-nam, and Maya Angelou. After him are Jim Lovell, Manfred Rommel, Jacques Rivette, James Ivory, Zulfikar Ali Bhutto, and Francesco Cossiga. Among people deceased in 2011, Manfred Gerlach ranks 32Before him are Rudolf Mössbauer, Necmettin Erbakan, Willard Boyle, Lucian Freud, Rosalyn Sussman Yalow, and Christa Wolf. After him are Baruch Samuel Blumberg, Lynn Margulis, John McCarthy, Richard Hamilton, Alberto Granado, and Tomislav Ivić.

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Among people born in Germany, Manfred Gerlach ranks 729 out of 5,289Before him are Wilhelmine of Prussia, Queen of the Netherlands (1774), Frank Wedekind (1864), Otto III, Duke of Bavaria (1261), George V of Hanover (1819), Frederick Christian, Elector of Saxony (1722), and Polykarp Kusch (1911). After him are Peter Weiss (1916), Ernst Heinrich Weber (1795), Paul Blobel (1894), Carl-Heinrich von Stülpnagel (1886), Jürgen Klinsmann (1964), and Countess Augusta Reuss of Ebersdorf (1757).

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