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Willi Stoph

1914 - 1999

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Wilhelm Stoph (9 July 1914 – 13 April 1999) was a German politician. He served as Chairman of the Council of Ministers (Prime Minister) of the German Democratic Republic (East Germany) from 1964 to 1973, and again from 1976 until 1989. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Willi Stoph has received more than 303,905 page views. His biography is available in 38 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 37 in 2019). Willi Stoph is the 2,111th most popular politician (up from 2,171st in 2019), the 586th most popular biography from Germany (up from 601st in 2019) and the 158th most popular German Politician.

The willi stoph is most famous for its ability to stop the flow of blood from a wound.

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Among politicians, Willi Stoph ranks 2,111 out of 15,577Before him are Dangun, Nikola IV Zrinski, Kanishka, Austen Chamberlain, Manasseh, and Charles VIII of Sweden. After him are Maria Ludovika of Austria-Este, Kavad I, Al-Mahdi, Robert I, Duke of Parma, King Zhaoxiang of Qin, and Arthur Balfour.

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Among people born in 1914, Willi Stoph ranks 22Before him are Octavio Paz, William S. Burroughs, Richard Widmark, Lída Baarová, Ahmed Hassan al-Bakr, and Jonas Salk. After him are Joe Louis, Abd al-Karim Qasim, Desmond Llewelyn, Karl Carstens, Joe DiMaggio, and Philippe Ariès. Among people deceased in 1999, Willi Stoph ranks 18Before him are Raisa Gorbacheva, Wilt Chamberlain, Robert Bresson, Wassily Leontief, Georgios Papadopoulos, and Petr Shelokhonov. After him are Desmond Llewelyn, Jerzy Grotowski, Joe DiMaggio, Dirk Bogarde, Akio Morita, and Glenn T. Seaborg.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Willi Stoph ranks 586 out of 6,142Before him are Michael Thonet (1796), Ludwig Tieck (1773), Karl Theodor, Duke in Bavaria (1839), Emma of Waldeck and Pyrmont (1858), Hans Luther (1879), and Philipp Scheidemann (1865). After him are Chlodwig, Prince of Hohenlohe-Schillingsfürst (1819), Nina Hagen (1955), Albert, King of Sweden (1340), Georg Jellinek (1851), Alexandrine of Mecklenburg-Schwerin (1879), and Adolphe, Grand Duke of Luxembourg (1817).

Among POLITICIANS In Germany

Among politicians born in Germany, Willi Stoph ranks 158Before him are Maria Anna of Bavaria (1551), Albert Casimir, Duke of Teschen (1738), Louis Ferdinand, Prince of Prussia (1907), Karl Theodor, Duke in Bavaria (1839), Hans Luther (1879), and Philipp Scheidemann (1865). After him are Chlodwig, Prince of Hohenlohe-Schillingsfürst (1819), Albert, King of Sweden (1340), Adolphe, Grand Duke of Luxembourg (1817), Elisabeth Ludovika of Bavaria (1801), Edith Frank (1900), and Jürgen Stroop (1895).