Theodor Morell

1886 - 1948

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Theodor Gilbert Morell (22 July 1886 – 26 May 1948) was a German medical doctor known for acting as Adolf Hitler's personal physician. Morell was well known in Germany for his unconventional treatments. He assisted Hitler daily in virtually everything he did for several years and was beside Hitler until the last stages of the Battle of Berlin. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Theodor Morell has received more than 1,536,920 page views. His biography is available in 33 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 31 in 2019). Theodor Morell is the 77th most popular physician (down from 76th in 2019), the 535th most popular biography from Germany (down from 529th in 2019) and the 11th most popular German Physician.

Theodor Morell is most famous for being Adolf Hitler's personal physician.

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Over the past year Theodor Morell has had the most page views in the with 255,894 views, followed by German (81,204), and Japanese (17,999). In terms of yearly growth of page views the top 3 wikpedia editions are Simple English (185.91%), Chinese (108.41%), and Arabic (99.24%)


Among physicians, Theodor Morell ranks 77 out of 726Before him are Niels Ryberg Finsen, Frederick Banting, Stanley Cohen, Jacques Rogge, Selman Waksman, and August Krogh. After him are Louis Auguste Blanqui, Elizabeth Blackwell, Peter Canisius, Albert Sabin, François Duvalier, and Albert Szent-Györgyi.

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Among people born in 1886, Theodor Morell ranks 21Before him are Wilhelm Furtwängler, Karl von Frisch, Roman von Ungern-Sternberg, George Mallory, Karl Polanyi, and Jan Masaryk. After him are Hermann Broch, Gotthard Heinrici, Zhu De, Robert Robinson, Edward Rydz-Śmigły, and Sergo Ordzhonikidze. Among people deceased in 1948, Theodor Morell ranks 20Before him are Nikolai Berdyaev, Karl Brandt, Johannes Blaskowitz, Witold Pilecki, Babe Ruth, and Jan Masaryk. After him are Ruth Benedict, Karl Gebhardt, Prince Aimone, Duke of Aosta, Muhammad Ali Jinnah, Maria Mandl, and Arthur Liebehenschel.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Theodor Morell ranks 535 out of 7,253Before him are Paul Breitner (1951), Dieter Bohlen (1954), Friedrich Olbricht (1888), Gerhard Richter (1932), Wilhelm Burgdorf (1895), and Maria Sophie of Bavaria (1841). After him are Klaus Fuchs (1911), Hugh of Saint Victor (1096), Jochen Rindt (1942), Adolf Galland (1912), Anne Catherine Emmerich (1774), and Rudi Völler (1960).

Among PHYSICIANS In Germany

Among physicians born in Germany, Theodor Morell ranks 11Before him are Emil Kraepelin (1856), Samuel Hahnemann (1755), Otto Heinrich Warburg (1883), Otto Fritz Meyerhof (1884), Gerhard Domagk (1895), and Otto Loewi (1873). After him are Werner Forssmann (1904), Ryke Geerd Hamer (1935), Franz Joseph Gall (1758), Richard von Krafft-Ebing (1840), Johannes Peter Müller (1801), and Herta Oberheuser (1911).