Maria Altmann

1916 - 2011

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Maria Altmann (February 18, 1916 – February 7, 2011) was an Austrian-American Jewish refugee from Austria, who fled her home country after it was occupied by the Nazis. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Maria Altmann has received more than 1,787,507 page views. Her biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Maria Altmann is the 126th most popular social activist, the 286th most popular biography from Austria and the 3rd most popular Austrian Social Activist.

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Among social activists, Maria Altmann ranks 126 out of 544. Before her are Alfred Naujocks, Sergey Nechayev, Vesna Vulović, John Brown, Denis Mukwege, and Marsha P. Johnson. After her are Betty Williams, Frederick Douglass, Manuela Sáenz, Lal Bahadur Shastri, Betty Ford, and Hilda Gadea.

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Among people born in 1916, Maria Altmann ranks 52Before her are Robert F. Furchgott, Frederick Chapman Robbins, Michael Gough, Abdul Rahman Arif, Glenn Ford, and Saburō Sakai. After her are Dino Risi, Ray Conniff, Stjepan Filipović, Alberto Ginastera, Consuelo Velázquez, and Richard Fleischer. Among people deceased in 2011, Maria Altmann ranks 56Before her are Dev Anand, Michael Gough, Jane Russell, Ante Marković, Har Gobind Khorana, and Tom Gehrels. After her are Michael Cacoyannis, Betty Ford, Bubba Smith, Itamar Franco, Walter Bonatti, and Amy Winehouse.

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In Austria

Among people born in Austria, Maria Altmann ranks 286 out of 1,075. Before her are Paul Lazarsfeld (1901), Thomas Klestil (1932), Alexander Wienerberger (1891), Johann I Joseph, Prince of Liechtenstein (1760), Archduchess Maria Theresa of Austria (1762), and Raoul Hausmann (1886). After her are Hans Makart (1840), Guido von List (1848), Cecilia Renata of Austria (1611), Kunigunde of Austria (1465), Alois Riegl (1858), and Joseph Lanner (1801).


Among social activists born in Austria, Maria Altmann ranks 3Before her are Alfred Hermann Fried (1864) and Bertha Pappenheim (1859). After her are Diana Budisavljević (1891).