Otto Abetz

1903 - 1958

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Heinrich Otto Abetz (26 March 1903 – 5 May 1958) was the German ambassador to Vichy France during the Second World War and a convicted war criminal. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Otto Abetz has received more than 155,317 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia. Otto Abetz is the 5,950th most popular politician (down from 5,100th in 2019), the 1,667th most popular biography from Germany (down from 1,335th in 2019) and the 495th most popular German Politician.

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Among politicians, Otto Abetz ranks 5,950 out of 15,710Before him are Charles August, Crown Prince of Sweden, Nicole, Duchess of Lorraine, Petar Stambolić, Luís Cabral, Walter Simons, and Jinpyeong of Silla. After him are Siemowit, Federica Montseny, Emperor Junna, Valeriy Borzov, Tiberius Claudius Narcissus, and Emperor Go-Hanazono.

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Among people born in 1903, Otto Abetz ranks 98Before him are Watchman Nee, Heinz Reinefarth, Aleksei N. Leontiev, Alf Sjöberg, Anny Ondra, and Erskine Caldwell. After him are Misao Tamai, Charles W. Morris, Preston Tucker, Rudolf Serkin, Victor Brauner, and Steven Runciman. Among people deceased in 1958, Otto Abetz ranks 44Before him are Pál Maléter, Prince Oskar of Prussia, Nuri al-Said, Princess Louise of Orléans, Robert Cecil, 1st Viscount Cecil of Chelwood, and Wilhelm Zaisser. After him are Abul Kalam Azad, 'Abd al-Ilah, Florent Schmitt, Ludwig Crüwell, Ronald Colman, and Mikhail Zoshchenko.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Otto Abetz ranks 1,667 out of 5,289Before him are Edmund Landau (1877), Wilhelm Zaisser (1893), Ludwig Borchardt (1863), Maurice, Landgrave of Hesse-Kassel (1572), Prince Louis Ferdinand of Prussia (1772), and Walter Simons (1861). After him are Emil du Bois-Reymond (1818), Clemens Winkler (1838), Duchess Luise of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel (1722), Friedrich Ebert Jr. (1894), Hans Vaihinger (1852), and Johann Georg Pisendel (1687).

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