Willi Stoph

1914 - 1999

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Wilhelm Stoph (9 July 1914 – 13 April 1999) was an East 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 190,008 page views. His biography is available in 37 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 36 in 2019). Willi Stoph is the 2,174th most popular politician (down from 2,103rd in 2019), the 601st most popular biography from Germany (down from 554th in 2019) and the 157th 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 2,174 out of 15,710Before him are Antonia Minor, Stefan Löfven, Jehoram of Israel, Childeric II, Eumenes II, and Lady Sun. After him are Félix Faure, Maria Sophie of Bavaria, Tang of Shang, Anne Marie d'Orléans, Theodosius III, and Musa ibn Nusayr.

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Among people born in 1914, Willi Stoph ranks 24Before him are Bohumil Hrabal, Lída Baarová, Joe Louis, Aribert Heim, Jonas Salk, and Ahmed Hassan al-Bakr. After him are Joe DiMaggio, Desmond Llewelyn, Philippe Ariès, Karl Carstens, Gino Bartali, and Etty Hillesum. Among people deceased in 1999, Willi Stoph ranks 18Before him are Gertrude B. Elion, Amália Rodrigues, Georgios Papadopoulos, Robert Bresson, Raisa Gorbacheva, and Fred Trump. After him are Jerzy Grotowski, Joe DiMaggio, Julius Nyerere, Desmond Llewelyn, Iris Murdoch, and Petr Shelokhonov.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Willi Stoph ranks 601 out of 5,289Before him are Hedwig of Silesia (1174), Francis, Duke of Saxe-Coburg-Saalfeld (1750), Oliver Kahn (1969), Anneliese Michel (1952), Roman Herzog (1934), and Elisabeth of Wied (1843). After him are Rudolf Mössbauer (1929), Maria Sophie of Bavaria (1841), Louis Ferdinand, Prince of Prussia (1907), Erich Priebke (1913), Max Reger (1873), and Eleanor of Austria, Queen of Poland (1653).

Among POLITICIANS In Germany

Among politicians born in Germany, Willi Stoph ranks 157Before him are Louis IV, Grand Duke of Hesse (1837), August Bebel (1840), Maria Anna of Bavaria (1551), Ernest Augustus, Elector of Brunswick-Lüneburg (1629), Hedwig of Silesia (1174), and Roman Herzog (1934). After him are Maria Sophie of Bavaria (1841), Louis Ferdinand, Prince of Prussia (1907), Philipp Scheidemann (1865), Albert, King of Sweden (1340), Chlodwig, Prince of Hohenlohe-Schillingsfürst (1819), and Erich Koch (1896).