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Wilhelm Miklas

1872 - 1956

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Wilhelm Miklas (15 October 1872 – 20 March 1956) was an Austrian politician who served as President of Austria from 1928 until the Anschluss to Nazi Germany in 1938. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Wilhelm Miklas has received more than 230,672 page views. His biography is available in 36 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 34 in 2019). Wilhelm Miklas is the 2,842nd most popular politician (up from 3,020th in 2019), the 205th most popular biography from Austria (up from 216th in 2019) and the 64th most popular Austrian Politician.

Wilhelm Miklas is most famous for being the first President of Austria. He was elected in 1934.

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    Languages Editions (L)

  • 8.66

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Among politicians, Wilhelm Miklas ranks 2,842 out of 15,577Before him are Natalya Naryshkina, Guy III of Spoleto, Irene of Hungary, Bindusara, Lin Zexu, and Gina Haspel. After him are Duke of Zhou, Michał Korybut Wiśniowiecki, Agostinho Neto, Hasdrubal the Fair, Lady Sun, and Archduchess Maria Clementina of Austria.

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Among people born in 1872, Wilhelm Miklas ranks 27Before him are Sri Aurobindo, Aubrey Beardsley, Mohammad Ali Shah Qajar, Habibullah Khan, Jože Plečnik, and Gotse Delchev. After him are Norman Angell, Georgy Chicherin, Mathilde Kschessinska, Archduke Joseph August of Austria, Princess Clémentine of Belgium, and José Sanjurjo. Among people deceased in 1956, Wilhelm Miklas ranks 25Before him are Bela Lugosi, Risto Ryti, H. L. Mencken, Émile Borel, Josef Hoffmann, and Reinhold Glière. After him are Bolesław Bierut, Joseph Wirth, Anastasio Somoza García, Daniel Swarovski, Alexander Dovzhenko, and Elisabeth of Romania.

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In Austria

Among people born in Austria, Wilhelm Miklas ranks 205 out of 1,237Before him are Ingeborg Bachmann (1926), Angela Hitler (1883), Peter L. Berger (1929), Archduke Franz Salvator of Austria (1866), Mercédès Jellinek (1889), and Elizabeth of Austria (1437). After him are Joseph Joachim (1831), Leopold III, Margrave of Austria (1073), Constance of Austria (1588), Frederick II, Duke of Austria (1211), Ferdinand Piëch (1937), and Josef von Sternberg (1894).

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