Matthias Erzberger

1875 - 1921

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Matthias Erzberger (20 September 1875 – 26 August 1921) was a German publicist and politician (Centre Party), the minister of Finance from 1919 to 1920. Prominent in the Catholic Centre Party, he spoke out against World War I from 1917 and as authorized representative of the Reich government signed the armistice between Germany and the Allied Powers. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Matthias Erzberger has received more than 241,168 page views. His biography is available in 25 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 23 in 2019). Matthias Erzberger is the 5,102nd most popular politician (up from 5,855th in 2019), the 1,446th most popular biography from Germany (up from 1,517th in 2019) and the 423rd most popular German Politician.

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Among politicians, Matthias Erzberger ranks 5,102 out of 15,710Before him are Francisco de Paula Santander, Archduchess Adelheid of Austria, Jovan Vladimir, Tarabai, Ranjit Singh, and Valentin Pavlov. After him are Shebitku, Sumu-la-El, Kerbogha, Lothar de Maizière, Tammam Salam, and Leonardo Loredan.

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Among people born in 1875, Matthias Erzberger ranks 47Before him are Qiu Jin, Nobuyuki Abe, Mistinguett, Franco Alfano, Friedrich-Werner Graf von der Schulenburg, and Franz Xaver Schwarz. After him are Rafael Sabatini, Vesto Slipher, Albert Ketèlbey, Abd al-Hafid of Morocco, Ferdinand Sauerbruch, and Fatali Khan Khoyski. Among people deceased in 1921, Matthias Erzberger ranks 34Before him are Karl von Bülow, Oscar Montelius, Ignác Goldziher, Robert de Montesquiou, Prince Louis of Battenberg, and Ivan Vazov. After him are Nikolay Gumilyov, Georges Feydeau, Živojin Mišić, Hara Takashi, Yan Fu, and Emilia Pardo Bazán.

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Among people born in Germany, Matthias Erzberger ranks 1,446 out of 5,289Before him are Dagmar of Bohemia (1186), Mechtilde (1241), Johann Bernhard Basedow (1723), Carl Heinrich Graun (1704), Arnold Janssen (1837), and Christa Ludwig (1928). After him are Lothar de Maizière (1940), Princess Louise Margaret of Prussia (1860), Horst Schumann (1906), Til Schweiger (1963), Friedrich Gustav Jakob Henle (1809), and Prince Frederick of the Netherlands (1797).

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