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Martin Bormann

1900 - 1945

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Martin Ludwig Bormann (17 June 1900 – 2 May 1945) was a German Nazi Party official and head of the Nazi Party Chancellery, private secretary to Adolf Hitler and a war criminal. After the war, he was convicted and sentenced to death-in-absentia for crimes against humanity. Bormann gained immense power by using his position as Hitler's private secretary to control the flow of information and access to Hitler. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Martin Bormann has received more than 6,536,539 page views. His biography is available in 65 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 62 in 2019). Martin Bormann is the 234th most popular politician (up from 264th in 2019), the 64th most popular biography from Germany (up from 76th in 2019) and the 14th most popular German Politician.

Martin Bormann is most famous for being the Nazi Party's private secretary and Hitler's personal secretary.

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Among politicians, Martin Bormann ranks 234 out of 15,577Before him are Domitian, Lucius Tarquinius Superbus, Gamal Abdel Nasser, Edward VI of England, Odoacer, and Theodore Roosevelt. After him are Konrad Adenauer, Leopold II, Holy Roman Emperor, Olof Palme, Ashurbanipal, Puyi, and Mars.

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Among people born in 1900, Martin Bormann ranks 4Before him are Antoine de Saint-Exupéry, Heinrich Himmler, and Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother. After him are Erich Fromm, Luis Buñuel, Wolfgang Pauli, Frédéric Joliot-Curie, Hans-Georg Gadamer, Hans Frank, Louis Mountbatten, 1st Earl Mountbatten of Burma, and Spencer Tracy. Among people deceased in 1945, Martin Bormann ranks 8Before him are Benito Mussolini, Franklin D. Roosevelt, Anne Frank, Heinrich Himmler, Eva Braun, and Joseph Goebbels. After him are Béla Bartók, Thomas Hunt Morgan, Fedor von Bock, Walter Model, Magda Goebbels, and Anton Webern.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Martin Bormann ranks 64 out of 6,142Before him are Klemens von Metternich (1773), Heinrich Heine (1797), Jacques Offenbach (1819), Gerd Müller (1945), Wilhelm Wundt (1832), and Ludwig Feuerbach (1804). After him are Konrad Adenauer (1876), Erich Fromm (1900), Erich von Manstein (1887), Karl Lagerfeld (1933), Heinrich Hertz (1857), and Helmut Kohl (1930).

Among POLITICIANS In Germany

Among politicians born in Germany, Martin Bormann ranks 14Before him are Hermann Göring (1893), Otto I, Holy Roman Emperor (912), Joseph Goebbels (1897), William I, German Emperor (1797), Reinhard Heydrich (1904), and Klemens von Metternich (1773). After him are Konrad Adenauer (1876), Helmut Kohl (1930), Charles the Bald (823), William the Silent (1533), Peter III of Russia (1728), and Joachim von Ribbentrop (1893).