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Wolfgang Lotz

1921 - 1993

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Wolfgang Lotz (6 January 1921 – 13 May 1993), who later adopted the Hebrew name Ze'ev Gur-Arie, was an Israeli spy in Egypt during the 1960s providing intelligence and conducting operations against Egyptian military scientists. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Wolfgang Lotz has received more than 180,050 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Wolfgang Lotz is the 878th most popular military personnel (down from 646th in 2019), the 2,207th most popular biography from Germany (down from 1,641st in 2019) and the 173rd most popular German Military Personnel.

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Among military personnels, Wolfgang Lotz ranks 878 out of 1,468Before him are Hellmuth Stieff, Karel Doorman, Radko Dimitriev, Xanthippus of Carthage, Alexander Haig, and Artabazos I of Phrygia. After him are Oskar von Hutier, Al-Muhallab ibn Abi Sufra, Edward Vernon, Heinrich Ehrler, Joseph Stilwell, and Cristóvão da Gama.

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Among people born in 1921, Wolfgang Lotz ranks 131Before him are Gavriil Ilizarov, Kisshomaru Ueshiba, Angelo Dundee, Arno Babajanian, Philippe de Gaulle, and Maurice Yaméogo. After him are Jaroslav Drobný, Francisco Morales Bermúdez, Georges Mathieu, Giovanni Benelli, Alain Mimoun, and Heinz G. Konsalik. Among people deceased in 1993, Wolfgang Lotz ranks 77Before him are Tatiana Nikolayeva, Pierre Bérégovoy, Desanka Maksimović, E. P. Thompson, John Connally, and Maurice Yaméogo. After him are Jan Gies, John Tuzo Wilson, René Pleven, Salah Jadid, Héctor Lavoe, and József Antall.

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Among military personnels born in Germany, Wolfgang Lotz ranks 173Before him are Hermann Ehrhardt (1881), Friedrich Wilhelm Freiherr von Bülow (1755), Otto Wöhler (1894), Julius Jacob von Haynau (1786), Hermann Breith (1892), and Bruno Loerzer (1891). After him are Oskar von Hutier (1857), Heinrich Ehrler (1917), Burkhard Christoph von Münnich (1683), Hermann von Oppeln-Bronikowski (1899), Prince Charles of Hesse-Kassel (1744), and Hans von Obstfelder (1886).