Famous People Born In Dresden

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Ilse Koch
(German War Criminal Who Became One of the First Prominent Nazis Tried by the U.S. Military)
Ilse Koch
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Listed In: Criminals
Birthdate: September 22, 1906
Sun Sign: Virgo
Died: September 1, 1967
 2 
Paula Modersohn-Becker
(Painter and one of the most important representatives of early expressionism)
Paula Modersohn-Becker
0
Birthdate: February 8, 1876
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Died: November 21, 1907
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Augustus II the Strong
(Elector of Saxony)
Augustus II the Strong
2
Birthdate: May 12, 1670
Sun Sign: Taurus
Died: February 1, 1733
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
 4 
Peter Scholze
(Mathematician, University teacher)
Peter Scholze
1
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: December 11, 1987
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
 5 
Georgy Lvov
(8th Prime Minister of Russia (March 1917 - July 1917))
Georgy Lvov
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: November 2, 1861
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Died: March 7, 1925
Augustus III of Poland
1
Birthdate: October 17, 1696
Sun Sign: Libra
Died: October 5, 1763
 7 
Erich Kästner
(Known Primarily for His Humorous, Socially Astute Poems and the Children’s Book 'Emil and the Detectives')
Erich Kästner
2
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: February 23, 1899
Sun Sign: Pisces
Died: July 29, 1974
 8 
Johannes Vetter
(Javelin thrower)
Johannes Vetter
0
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: March 26, 1993
Sun Sign: Aries
Height: 6'2" (188 cm)
 9 
Hans von Bülow
(Virtuoso Pianist and Romantic-Era Musician Who Became One of the 19th Century’s Most Authoritative Conductors)
Hans von Bülow
0
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: January 8, 1830
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Died: February 12, 1894
Frederick Augustus III of Saxony
1
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: May 25, 1865
Sun Sign: Gemini
Died: February 18, 1932
 11 
Gerhard Richter
(Top-selling photo-painter and abstract artist whose best-known works included "Atlas" and "Baader-Meinhof.")
Gerhard Richter
1
Birthdate: February 9, 1932
Sun Sign: Aquarius
 12 
Melitta Bentz
(Entrepreneur)
Melitta Bentz
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Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: January 31, 1873
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Died: June 29, 1950
Frederick Augustus I of Saxony
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Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: December 23, 1750
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Died: May 5, 1827
 14 
Hans Oster
(Former Deputy Chief of the Abwehr (1935 - 1944) and a Leading Figure of the Anti-Nazi German Resistance)
Hans Oster
2
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: August 9, 1887
Sun Sign: Leo
Died: April 9, 1945
 15 
Jaki Liebezeit
0
Listed In: Musicians
Birthdate: May 26, 1938
Sun Sign: Gemini
Died: January 22, 2017
 16 
Frauke Petry
(Member of the German Bundestag)
Frauke Petry
2
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: June 1, 1975
Sun Sign: Gemini
 17 
Richard Bruno Heydrich
0
Listed In: Singers
Birthdate: February 23, 1865
Sun Sign: Pisces
Died: August 24, 1938
Frederick II, Elector of Saxony
1
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: August 22, 1412
Sun Sign: Leo
Died: September 7, 1464
 19 
Edith Hamilton
(Educator)
Edith Hamilton
1
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: August 12, 1867
Sun Sign: Leo
Died: May 31, 1963
 20 
Carl Tanzler
(Radiographer)
Carl Tanzler
2
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: February 8, 1877
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Died: July 3, 1952
 21 
Lyubov Dostoevskaya
0
Listed In: Writers
Birthdate: September 14, 1869
Sun Sign: Virgo
Died: November 10, 1926
 22 
Pyotr Stolypin
(3rd Prime Minister of Russia (1906 - 1911))
Pyotr Stolypin
2
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: April 14, 1862
Sun Sign: Aries
Died: September 18, 1911
 23 
Matthias Sammer
(German Footballer Who Played as a Midfielder and Defender)
Matthias Sammer
2
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: September 5, 1967
Sun Sign: Virgo
Height: 5'11" (180 cm)
 24 
Maria Amalia of Saxony
0
Birthdate: November 24, 1724
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Died: September 27, 1760
 25 
Nicolaus Zinzendorf
(German religious leader)
Nicolaus Zinzendorf
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: May 26, 1700
Sun Sign: Gemini
Died: May 9, 1760
 26 
Eva Justin
(German Anthropologist Who Specialised in Scientific Racism)
Eva Justin
0
Birthdate: August 23, 1909
Sun Sign: Virgo
Died: September 11, 1966
 27 
Robert Siodmak
(Film Director)
Robert Siodmak
1
Birthdate: August 8, 1900
Sun Sign: Leo
Died: March 10, 1973
 28 
Felix von Luckner
(Naval officer)
Felix von Luckner
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: June 9, 1881
Sun Sign: Gemini
Died: April 13, 1966
 29 
Katja Kipping
(Politician)
Katja Kipping
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: January 18, 1978
Sun Sign: Capricorn
 30 
Frederick Augustus II
(King of Saxony)
Frederick Augustus II
0
Birthdate: May 18, 1797
Sun Sign: Taurus
Died: August 9, 1854
 31 
Maria Reiche
(German-Born Peruvian Mathematician and Archaeologist Who Studied the Nazca Lines)
Maria Reiche
2
Birthdate: May 15, 1903
Sun Sign: Taurus
Died: June 8, 1998
 32 
Lisa Sauermann
(Mathematician)
Lisa Sauermann
0
Listed In: Scientists
Birthdate: September 25, 1992
Sun Sign: Libra
 33 
John of Saxony
0
Birthdate: December 12, 1801
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Died: October 29, 1873
Friedrich Christian, Margrave of Meissen
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: December 31, 1893
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Died: August 9, 1968
Frederick Christian, Elector of Saxony
1
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: September 5, 1722
Sun Sign: Virgo
Died: December 17, 1763
 36 
Natalia Zhukova
(Chess player)
Natalia Zhukova
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: June 5, 1979
Sun Sign: Gemini
 37 
Curt Siodmak
(Novelist)
Curt Siodmak
0
Birthdate: August 10, 1902
Sun Sign: Leo
Died: September 2, 2000
 38 
Adolf Merckle
(Entrepreneur)
Adolf Merckle
2
Listed In: Business People
Birthdate: March 18, 1934
Sun Sign: Pisces
Died: January 5, 2009
Princess Maria Josepha of Saxony
0
Birthdate: May 31, 1867
Sun Sign: Gemini
Died: May 28, 1944
 40 
Albert of Saxony
1
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: April 23, 1828
Sun Sign: Taurus
Died: June 19, 1902
 41 
Georg, Crown Prince of Saxony
0
Listed In: Miscellaneous
Birthdate: January 15, 1893
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Died: May 14, 1943
 42 
Hildebrand Gurlitt
1
Birthdate: September 15, 1895
Sun Sign: Virgo
Died: November 9, 1956
 43 
Carina Wiese
(Actress)
Carina Wiese
0
Birthdate: February 26, 1968
Sun Sign: Pisces
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)
 44 
George, King of Saxony
(Military personnel)
George, King of Saxony
0
Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: August 8, 1832
Sun Sign: Leo
Died: October 15, 1904
 45 
Anna of Saxony
(Politician)
Anna of Saxony
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Listed In: Leaders
Birthdate: December 23, 1544
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Died: December 18, 1577
 46 
Anthony of Saxony
0
Birthdate: December 27, 1755
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Died: June 6, 1836
 47 
Helmut Schön
(Football Player)
Helmut Schön
1
Listed In: Sportspersons
Birthdate: September 15, 1915
Sun Sign: Virgo
Died: February 23, 1996
 48 
Jan Josef Liefers
0
Birthdate: August 8, 1964
Sun Sign: Leo
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
 49 
Heinrich von Treitschke
(Former historian, political writer and National Liberal member of the Reichstag during the time of the German Empire)
Heinrich von Treitschke
1
Birthdate: September 15, 1834
Sun Sign: Virgo
Died: April 28, 1896
 50 
Manja Behrens
(Actress)
Manja Behrens
0
Birthdate: April 12, 1914
Sun Sign: Aries
Died: January 18, 2003