Robert Ritter von Greim

1892 - 1945

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Robert Ritter von Greim (born Robert Greim; 22 June 1892 – 24 May 1945) was a German field marshal and First World War flying ace. In April 1945, in the last days of World War II, Adolf Hitler appointed Greim commander-in-chief of the Luftwaffe (German Air Force) after Hermann Göring had been dismissed for treason. He is the last person ever promoted to field marshal in the German armed forces. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Robert Ritter von Greim has received more than 747,063 page views. His biography is available in 38 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 37 in 2019). Robert Ritter von Greim is the 1,868th most popular politician (down from 1,657th in 2019), the 521st most popular biography from Germany (down from 468th in 2019) and the 141st most popular Politician.

Robert Ritter von Greim was a German field marshal in the Wehrmacht of Nazi Germany during World War II. In April 1945, he was named commander of the Luftwaffe.

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Among politicians, Robert Ritter von Greim ranks 1,868 out of 15,577Before him are Hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani, Jean Jaurès, Tony Blair, Li Keqiang, Tiglath-Pileser I, and Lazare Carnot. After him are Marcus Furius Camillus, Emomali Rahmon, Britannicus, Félix Faure, Carinus, and Anastasia Romanovna.

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Among people born in 1892, Robert Ritter von Greim ranks 35Before him are Erhard Milch, Marina Tsvetaeva, Ernst Lubitsch, Princess Victoria Louise of Prussia, Stefan Banach, and William P. Murphy. After him are Darius Milhaud, Shirō Ishii, Andrey Yeryomenko, Arthur Friedenreich, Corneille Heymans, and Bruno Schulz. Among people deceased in 1945, Robert Ritter von Greim ranks 48Before him are Josef Kramer, Wilhelm Burgdorf, Käthe Kollwitz, Tadamichi Kuribayashi, Stefan Banach, and Giovanni Agnelli. After him are Karl-Otto Koch, Karl Hanke, Theodore Dreiser, Franz Werfel, Vladimir Vernadsky, and Edgar Cayce.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Robert Ritter von Greim ranks 521 out of 6,142Before him are Franz Bopp (1791), Albert, Duke of Prussia (1490), Heinrich Mann (1871), Anne Catherine Emmerich (1774), Rabanus Maurus (780), and Richard Willstätter (1872). After him are Anneliese Michel (1952), Karl-Otto Koch (1897), Thomas Bach (1953), Pope Victor II (1018), Maria Sophie of Bavaria (1841), and Kurt Weill (1900).

Among POLITICIANS In Germany

Among politicians born in Germany, Robert Ritter von Greim ranks 141Before him are Princess Sibylla of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha (1908), Pyotr Stolypin (1862), Werner von Fritsch (1880), Julia Drusilla (16), John Frederick I, Elector of Saxony (1503), and Theobald von Bethmann-Hollweg (1856). After him are Thomas Bach (1953), Maria Sophie of Bavaria (1841), Lothair II, Holy Roman Emperor (1075), Eleonor Magdalene of Neuburg (1655), Ananda Mahidol (1925), and Albert the Bear (1100).