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Roman Herzog

1934 - 2017

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Roman Herzog (German: [ˈʁoːman ˈhɛʁt͡soːk] (listen); 5 April 1934 – 10 January 2017) was a German politician, judge and legal scholar, who served as the president of Germany from 1994 to 1999. A member of the Christian Democratic Union (CDU), he was the first president to be elected after the reunification of Germany. He previously served as a judge of the Federal Constitutional Court, and he was the President of the court 1987–1994. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Roman Herzog has received more than 318,028 page views. His biography is available in 66 different languages on Wikipedia. Roman Herzog is the 2,240th most popular politician (down from 2,163rd in 2019), the 611th most popular biography from Germany (down from 599th in 2019) and the 166th most popular Politician.

Roman Herzog is a German politician and lawyer who served as the President of Germany from 1994 to 1999. He was a member of the Christian Democratic Union.

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Among POLITICIANS

Among politicians, Roman Herzog ranks 2,240 out of 15,577Before him are Sophie of France, Archduke Joseph, Palatine of Hungary, George Curzon, 1st Marquess Curzon of Kedleston, Aeschines, Shalmaneser I, and Rudolf von Laban. After him are Jehoram of Israel, George Villiers, 1st Duke of Buckingham, Ricimer, Ermanaric, Stefan Milutin, and Gannicus.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1934, Roman Herzog ranks 35Before him are Paco Rabanne, Richard Meier, Georges Moustaki, Larisa Latynina, Abimael Guzmán, and Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani. After him are Tarcisio Bertone, Bill Russell, Mohamed Farrah Aidid, Alan Arkin, Bill Bixby, and Jacques Anquetil. Among people deceased in 2017, Roman Herzog ranks 32Before him are Lotfi A. Zadeh, George A. Romero, Nicolaas Bloembergen, Tzvetan Todorov, Kenneth Arrow, and Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani. After him are Liu Xiaobo, Emmanuelle Riva, Slobodan Praljak, Antony Armstrong-Jones, 1st Earl of Snowdon, Louise Hay, and Danielle Darrieux.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Roman Herzog ranks 611 out of 6,142Before him are Polykarp Kusch (1911), August Schleicher (1821), Jürgen Stroop (1895), Rudolf Bultmann (1884), Jürgen Prochnow (1941), and Charlotte of Mecklenburg-Strelitz (1744). After him are Erich Koch (1896), Sophia Dorothea of Hanover (1687), Bert Hellinger (1925), Otto Loewi (1873), Albert Göring (1895), and William IV, Grand Duke of Luxembourg (1852).

Among POLITICIANS In Germany

Among politicians born in Germany, Roman Herzog ranks 166Before him are Albert, King of Sweden (1340), Adolphe, Grand Duke of Luxembourg (1817), Elisabeth Ludovika of Bavaria (1801), Edith Frank (1900), Jürgen Stroop (1895), and Charlotte of Mecklenburg-Strelitz (1744). After him are Erich Koch (1896), William IV, Grand Duke of Luxembourg (1852), Maximilian III Joseph, Elector of Bavaria (1727), Johannes Rau (1931), August Bebel (1840), and Walther Rathenau (1867).