MILITARY PERSONNEL

Rudolf Christoph Freiherr von Gersdorff

1905 - 1980

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Rudolf Christoph Freiherr von Gersdorff (27 March 1905 – 27 January 1980) was an officer in the German Army. He attempted to assassinate Adolf Hitler by suicide bombing on 21 March 1943; the plan failed when Hitler left early, but Gersdorff was undetected. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Rudolf Christoph Freiherr von Gersdorff has received more than 237,720 page views. His biography is available in 16 different languages on Wikipedia. Rudolf Christoph Freiherr von Gersdorff is the 723rd most popular military personnel, the 378th most popular biography from Poland and the 38th most popular Polish Military Personnel.

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Among MILITARY PERSONNELS

Among military personnels, Rudolf Christoph Freiherr von Gersdorff ranks 723 out of 1,466Before him are Maurice Sarrail, Marcantonio Colonna, Wilhelm Schepmann, Heinrich Bär, Simon Bolivar Buckner Jr., and Jarosław Dąbrowski. After him are Yasuji Okamura, P. G. T. Beauregard, Joseph Boxhall, Matthew Ridgway, Paddy Roy Bates, and Yekaterina Budanova.

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Contemporaries

Among people born in 1905, Rudolf Christoph Freiherr von Gersdorff ranks 89Before him are Pedro Petrone, Mikio Naruse, Guy Mollet, Eugen Fink, Giacinto Scelsi, and Myrna Loy. After him are Jean Daniélou, Natalia Pavlovna Paley, Yen Chia-kan, Paul Nizan, Martin Gottfried Weiss, and Abraham Zapruder. Among people deceased in 1980, Rudolf Christoph Freiherr von Gersdorff ranks 80Before him are V. V. Giri, Bert Kaempfert, Friedrich Hossbach, Ernst Busch, Muhammad Baqir al-Sadr, and Tadao Takayama. After him are Marino Marini, Ida Kamińska, Masayoshi Ōhira, Shigemaru Takenokoshi, Olga Chekhova, and Farrokhroo Parsa.

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In Poland

Among people born in Poland, Rudolf Christoph Freiherr von Gersdorff ranks 378 out of 1,231Before him are Lukas Podolski (1985), Stanisław Wyspiański (1869), Stanisław Ignacy Witkiewicz (1885), Gustav Freytag (1816), Jan Zamoyski (1542), and Theodor Leschetizky (1830). After him are Vitello (1230), Roman Dmowski (1864), Stefan Czarniecki (1599), Tadeusz Kantor (1915), George Adamski (1891), and Stanisław Kania (1927).

Among MILITARY PERSONNELS In Poland

Among military personnels born in Poland, Rudolf Christoph Freiherr von Gersdorff ranks 38Before him are Rüdiger von der Goltz (1865), Walther Nehring (1892), Heinz Reinefarth (1903), Hyacinth Graf Strachwitz (1893), Helmuth von Pannwitz (1898), and Hans Karl von Diebitsch (1785). After him are Hermann von Eichhorn (1848), Helmut Lent (1918), Friedrich Graf von Wrangel (1784), Max Simon (1899), Karol Świerczewski (1897), and Fritz von Below (1853).