Rudolf Schmidt

1886 - 1957

Rudolf Schmidt

Rudolf Schmidt (12 May 1886 – 7 April 1957) was a general in the Wehrmacht of Nazi Germany during World War II who commanded the 2nd Panzer Army on the Eastern Front. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Rudolf Schmidt has received more than 76,651 page views. His biography is available in 17 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 712th most popular military personnel.

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Among military personnels, Rudolf Schmidt ranks 715 out of 1,194Before him are Takeo Kurita, Seiichi Itō, Ivan Panfilov, Yakov Pavlov, Boris Sheremetev, and Tantia Tope. After him are Archduke Stephen, Palatine of Hungary, Duke Alexander of Württemberg, Prince Franz of Bavaria, Albert Leo Schlageter, Alexander Marinesko, and Adrian Carton de Wiart.

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Among people born in 1886, Rudolf Schmidt ranks 75Before him are Edward Weston, Henry H. Arnold, Yehuda Ashlag, Hugh Lofting, Ernst Robert Curtius, and Manuel Ponce. After him are Prince John Konstantinovich of Russia, Hitoshi Imamura, Prince Sixtus of Bourbon-Parma, Edwin Fischer, Yevgeni Preobrazhensky, and Sessue Hayakawa. Among people deceased in 1957, Rudolf Schmidt ranks 73Before him are Giovanni Battista Caproni, Edward Plunkett, 18th Baron of Dunsany, Charles Pathé, Soemu Toyoda, Washington Luís, and Luigi Ganna. After him are Prince Franz of Bavaria, Rezső Kasztner, Irving Baxter, Heinrich Bär, Malcolm Lowry, and Zhou Xuan.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Rudolf Schmidt ranks 1,754 out of 3,763Before him are Friedrich Rückert (1788), Philipp Ludwig von Seidel (1821), Franz Xaver von Baader (1765), Friedrich Kasimir Medikus (1736), Hans-Gert Pöttering (1945), and Walther Meissner (1882). After him are Gustav Landauer (1870), Friedrich Hoffmann (1660), Robert Koldewey (1855), Alexander Lippisch (1894), Adolphus Frederick II, Duke of Mecklenburg-Strelitz (1658), and Maria Anna Sophia of Saxony (1728).


Among military personnels born in Germany, Rudolf Schmidt ranks 121Before him are Joachim Schepke (1912), Erich Rudorffer (1917), Ludwig Yorck von Wartenburg (1759), Fritz Witt (1908), Wilhelm Ritter von Thoma (1891), and Wilhelm Rediess (null). After him are Prince Franz of Bavaria (1875), Albert Leo Schlageter (1894), Friedrich Hossbach (1894), Wilhelm Adam (1877), Bruno Loerzer (1891), and Edwin Freiherr von Manteuffel (1809).

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