Traudl Junge

1920 - 2002

Traudl Junge

Gertraud "Traudl" Junge (née Humps; 16 March 1920 – 10 February 2002) was a German editor who worked as Adolf Hitler's last private secretary, from December 1942 to April 1945. After typing out Hitler's will, she remained in the Berlin Führerbunker until his death. Following her arrest and imprisonment in June 1945, both the Soviet and the U.S. militaries interrogated her. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Traudl Junge has received more than 1,263,016 page views. Her biography is available in 34 different languages on Wikipedia making her the 376th most popular writer.

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Among writers, Traudl Junge ranks 373 out of 4,883Before her are Cornelius Nepos, Margaret Mitchell, Jacques Prévert, Eckhart Tolle, Henrik, Prince Consort of Denmark, and Ryūnosuke Akutagawa. After her are Henning Mankell, Richard Bach, Einhard, Livius Andronicus, James Fenimore Cooper, and Harold Pinter.

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Among people born in 1920, Traudl Junge ranks 13Before her are Toshiro Mifune, Rosalind Franklin, Mario Puzo, Farouk of Egypt, Paul Celan, and Javier Pérez de Cuéllar. After her are Melina Mercouri, Juan Antonio Samaranch, Owen Chamberlain, Amália Rodrigues, Charlie Parker, and Nicolaas Bloembergen. Among people deceased in 2002, Traudl Junge ranks 10Before her are Simo Häyhä, Thor Heyerdahl, Princess Margaret, Countess of Snowdon, Hans-Georg Gadamer, John Rawls, and Billy Wilder. After her are László Kubala, Vavá, Niki de Saint Phalle, Prince Claus of the Netherlands, Chuck Jones, and James Coburn.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Traudl Junge ranks 302 out of 3,763Before her are Giacomo Meyerbeer (1791), Gustav Stresemann (1878), Eckhart Tolle (1948), Michael Haneke (1942), Alexandra Feodorovna (1798), and Otto Lilienthal (1848). After her are Heinrich Müller (1900), Valdemar I of Denmark (1131), Einhard (770), Sophie Scholl (1921), Rudolf Dassler (1898), and Friedrich Bessel (1784).

Among WRITERS In Germany

Among writers born in Germany, Traudl Junge ranks 25Before her are Ernst Jünger (1895), Alexandra Feodorovna (1872), Karl May (1842), Heinrich von Kleist (1777), Heinrich Mann (1871), and Eckhart Tolle (1948). After her are Einhard (770), Friedrich Schlegel (1772), Jean Paul (1763), Wolfram von Eschenbach (1170), Patrick Süskind (1949), and August Wilhelm Schlegel (1767).