Otto Ernst Remer

1912 - 1997

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Otto Ernst Remer (18 August 1912 – 4 October 1997) was a German Wehrmacht officer in World War II who played a major role in stopping the 20 July plot in 1944 against Adolf Hitler. In his later years he became a politician and far right activist. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Otto Ernst Remer has received more than 448,163 page views. His biography is available in 24 different languages on Wikipedia. Otto Ernst Remer is the 2,763rd most popular politician (up from 4,880th in 2019), the 763rd most popular biography from Germany (up from 1,278th in 2019) and the 209th most popular German Politician.

Otto Ernst Remer was a German officer who led the Nazi putsch of July 20, 1944.

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Among politicians, Otto Ernst Remer ranks 2,763 out of 15,710Before him are Cleopatra Selene of Syria, Marie of Luxembourg, Queen of France, Kanishka, Prince Napoléon Bonaparte, Prince George of Greece and Denmark, and Marie José of Belgium. After him are Tigellinus, Köprülü Mehmed Pasha, Lázaro Cárdenas, Hormizd IV, Maria Teresa Rafaela of Spain, and Giovanna of Italy.

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Among people born in 1912, Otto Ernst Remer ranks 38Before him are Pierre Boulle, Leonid Kantorovich, Konrad Emil Bloch, Otto Kretschmer, Glenn T. Seaborg, and Patrick White. After him are Karl Malden, Edward Mills Purcell, Prince Bertil, Duke of Halland, Chien-Shiung Wu, Juan Pujol García, and Don Siegel. Among people deceased in 1997, Otto Ernst Remer ranks 32Before him are Melvin Calvin, Robert Mitchum, Aldo Rossi, Helenio Herrera, Willem de Kooning, and Burgess Meredith. After him are Zoltán Czibor, Princess Olga of Greece and Denmark, Edward Mills Purcell, Prince Bertil, Duke of Halland, Alfred Hershey, and Nikolai Tikhonov.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Otto Ernst Remer ranks 763 out of 5,289Before him are Johann Heinrich von Thünen (1783), Johannes Peter Müller (1801), Philip I, Landgrave of Hesse (1504), John William Friso, Prince of Orange (1687), Julius Schreck (1898), and Georg Ernst Stahl (1659). After him are Friedrich Dollmann (1882), Hennig Brand (1630), Ernst Otto Fischer (1918), Götz von Berlichingen (1480), Gudrun Burwitz (1929), and Hans-Valentin Hube (1890).

Among POLITICIANS In Germany

Among politicians born in Germany, Otto Ernst Remer ranks 209Before him are Wied, Prince of Albania (1876), Friedrich Ludwig Jahn (1778), Erich Mielke (1907), Philip I, Landgrave of Hesse (1504), John William Friso, Prince of Orange (1687), and Julius Schreck (1898). After him are Gudrun Burwitz (1929), Juana Bormann (1893), Anna Leopoldovna (1718), Leopold, Prince of Hohenzollern (1835), Walter Hallstein (1901), and Luitpold, Prince Regent of Bavaria (1821).