Find out more about the greatest German Historians, including Hannah Arendt, Friedrich Schiller, Oswald Spengler, Helmuth von Moltke the Elder and Leopold von Ranke.
Friedrich SchillerFriedrich Schiller

10 November 1759

Lord ActonLord Acton

10 January 1834

Helmuth von Moltke the ElderHelmuth von Moltke the Elder

26 October 1800

Oswald SpenglerOswald Spengler

29 May 1880

Leopold von RankeLeopold von Ranke

21 December 1795

Johann Joachim WinckelmannJohann Joachim Winckelmann

09 December 1717

Theodor MommsenTheodor Mommsen

30 November 1817

Wilhelm DiltheyWilhelm Dilthey

19 November 1833

Theodor FontaneTheodor Fontane

30 December 1819

Ernst NolteErnst Nolte

11 January 1923

Bruno BauerBruno Bauer

06 September 1809

Fritz FischerFritz Fischer

05 March 1908

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Geoffrey EltonGeoffrey Elton

17 August 1921

Peter GayPeter Gay

20 June 1923

Samuel von PufendorfSamuel von Pufendorf

08 January 1632

Franz RosenzweigFranz Rosenzweig

25 December 1886

Heinrich von TreitschkeHeinrich von Treitschke

15 September 1834

Joachim FestJoachim Fest

08 December 1926

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Hans MommsenHans Mommsen

05 November 1930

Friedrich Carl von SavignyFriedrich Carl von Savigny

21 February 1779

Martin BroszatMartin Broszat

14 August 1926

Abraham GeigerAbraham Geiger

24 May 1810