Maria Mandl

1912 - 1948

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Maria Mandl (also spelled Mandel; 10 January 1912 – 24 January 1948) was an Austrian SS-Helferin ("SS helper") known for her role in the Holocaust as a top-ranking official at the Auschwitz-Birkenau extermination camp, where she is believed to have been directly complicit in the deaths of over 500,000 female prisoners. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Maria Mandl has received more than 481,749 page views. Her biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia. Maria Mandl is the 2,097th most popular politician (up from 2,152nd in 2019), the 161st most popular biography from Austria (down from 155th in 2019) and the 50th most popular Austrian Politician.

Maria Mandl was a German-Austrian woman who claimed to have been the only survivor of a Nazi concentration camp during World War II. Mandl was imprisoned in the Ravensbrück concentration camp for over three years, where she was subjected to forced labor, starvation, and torture. In 1945, she was liberated by the Soviet army.

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Among politicians, Maria Mandl ranks 2,097 out of 15,710Before her are Andrew I of Hungary, Sweyn II of Denmark, Maria Anna of Bavaria, Empress Wanrong, Cleomenes III, and Wallia. After her are George Curzon, 1st Marquess Curzon of Kedleston, Aeschines, Paul Biya, Nexhmije Hoxha, Adolf of Germany, and Michael Collins.

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Among people born in 1912, Maria Mandl ranks 30Before her are Gene Kelly, Sergiu Celibidache, Adolf Galland, James Callaghan, Robert Doisneau, and Alois Brunner. After her are Jozef Gabčík, Pierre Boulle, Leonid Kantorovich, Konrad Emil Bloch, Otto Kretschmer, and Glenn T. Seaborg. Among people deceased in 1948, Maria Mandl ranks 20Before her are Karl Brandt, Babe Ruth, Nikolai Berdyaev, Ruth Benedict, Kurt Schwitters, and Witold Pilecki. After her are Karl Gebhardt, Jan Masaryk, Muhammad Ali Jinnah, Arthur Liebehenschel, Prince Aimone, Duke of Aosta, and Theodor Morell.

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Among people born in Austria, Maria Mandl ranks 161 out of 1,075Before her are Dietrich Mateschitz (1944), Michael Haydn (1737), Karl Thomas Mozart (1784), Archduchess Maria Josepha of Austria (1751), Hermann Oberth (1894), and Hermann Broch (1886). After her are Fritz Kreisler (1875), Albert III, Duke of Austria (1349), Leopold V, Duke of Austria (1157), Lothar Rendulic (1887), Richard Kuhn (1900), and Maximilian III, Archduke of Austria (1558).

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