Otto von Knobelsdorff

1886 - 1966

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Otto von Knobelsdorff (31 March 1886 – 21 October 1966) was a German general during World War II who led the 19th Panzer Division and then held a series of higher commands. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Otto von Knobelsdorff has received more than 80,414 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia. Otto von Knobelsdorff is the 845th most popular military personnel, the 2,203rd most popular biography from Germany and the 172nd most popular German Military Personnel.

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Among military personnels, Otto von Knobelsdorff ranks 845 out of 1,466Before him are John French, 1st Earl of Ypres, Yevgeni Ivanovich Alekseyev, Matteo I Visconti, Karl Lennart Oesch, Joseph E. Johnston, and Leon Rupnik. After him are Herberts Cukurs, Serena, Abraham Duquesne, Walter Heitz, Francisco Gómez de Sandoval, 1st Duke of Lerma, and Bonifacius.

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Among people born in 1886, Otto von Knobelsdorff ranks 98Before him are Ğabdulla Tuqay, Takuboku Ishikawa, Salvatore Maranzano, Hiroshi Ōshima, Stefania Wilczyńska, and Marthe Bibesco. After him are Olga Rozanova, Georgios Tsolakoglou, Princess Patricia of Connaught, Helen Parkhurst, Gheorghe Tătărescu, and Tarsila do Amaral. Among people deceased in 1966, Otto von Knobelsdorff ranks 76Before him are Charles Whitman, Homi J. Bhabha, Bai Chongxi, Elena Stasova, Caterina Albert, and Philipp Frank. After him are Arthur Percival, Hermann von Oppeln-Bronikowski, Robert Rossen, Vladimir Minorsky, Maximiliano Hernández Martínez, and Väinö Tanner.

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Among people born in Germany, Otto von Knobelsdorff ranks 2,203 out of 5,289Before him are Friedrich Albert Lange (1828), Princess Maria Christina of Saxony (1770), August Hermann Francke (1663), Richard Hildebrandt (1897), Hinrich Lichtenstein (1780), and Wilhelm Peters (1815). After him are Jost Gippert (1956), Johann Heinrich von Mädler (1794), Frederick Augustus II, Grand Duke of Oldenburg (1852), Beatrice of Swabia (1198), Uziel Gal (1923), and Albert of Saxony (1316).


Among military personnels born in Germany, Otto von Knobelsdorff ranks 172Before him are Oskar von Hutier (1857), Burkhard Christoph von Münnich (1683), Prince Franz of Bavaria (1875), Karl Friedrich von Steinmetz (1796), Günther Lützow (1912), and Wilhelm Souchon (1864). After him are Walter Heitz (1878), Eugen Ritter von Schobert (1883), Hermann von Oppeln-Bronikowski (1899), Max Pauly (1907), Bruno Loerzer (1891), and Walter Krüger (1892).