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Ever thought about how many famous people named Adolf are out there? This list of celebrities named Adolf will show you the most prominent people with that name, along with pictures and additional information about them when available. The famous Adolfs below include actors named Adolf and athletes named Adolf, but this list also includes doctors, teachers, or politicians named Adolf who are notable in their fields. Some of the notable Adolfs below include Adolf Hitler, Adolf Eichmann, and Adolf von Henselt.
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Adolf Hitler is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People Named Adolf
Politician, Soldier, Writer
Adolf Hitler was an Austrian-born German politician who was the leader of the Nazi Party. He was chancellor of Germany from 1933 to 1945 and Führer of Nazi Germany from 1934 to 1945. As ...more
Adolf Eichmann is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People Named Adolf
Military Officer
Otto Adolf Eichmann was a German Nazi SS-Obersturmbannführer and one of the major organisers of the Holocaust. Eichmann was charged by SS-Obergruppenführer Reinhard Heydrich with ...more
Adolf von Henselt is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People Named Adolf
Pianist, Composer
Adolf von Henselt was a German composer and pianist.
Adolf Brand is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People Named Adolf
Journalist, Writer
Adolf Brand was a German writer, individualist anarchist, and pioneering campaigner for the acceptance of male bisexuality and homosexuality.
Adolf Busch is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous People Named Adolf
Adolf Georg Wilhelm Busch was a German violinist and composer.
Adolf Ritter von Tutschek is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous People Named Adolf
Adolf, Ritter von Tutschek Pour le Mérite, Royal House Order of Hohenzollern, Iron Cross, Military Order of Max Joseph, was a professional soldier turned aviator who became a leading ...more
Adolf Wagner is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous People Named Adolf
Adolf Wagner was a German soldier and high-ranking Nazi Party official born in Algrange, Alsace-Lorraine.
Adolf von Baeyer is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous People Named Adolf
Chemist
Johann Friedrich Wilhelm Adolf von Baeyer was a German chemist who synthesized indigo, and was the 1905 recipient of the Nobel Prize in Chemistry.
Adolf Butenandt is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous People Named Adolf
Chemist
Adolf Friedrich Johann Butenandt was a German biochemist. He was awarded the Nobel Prize in Chemistry in 1939 for his "work on sex hormones." He initially rejected the award in ...more
Adolf Eugen Fick is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous People Named Adolf
Physiologist, Physicist, Physician
Adolf Eugen Fick was a German-born physician and physiologist.
Adolf Otto Reinhold Windaus is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous People Named Adolf
Chemist
Adolf Otto Reinhold Windaus was a German chemist who won a Nobel Prize in Chemistry in 1928 for his work on sterols and their relation to vitamins. He was the doctoral advisor of Adolf Butenandt ...more
Adolf Meyer is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous People Named Adolf
Psychiatrist, Physician, Science writer
Adolf Meyer, was a psychiatrist who rose to prominence as the first psychiatrist-in-chief of the Johns Hopkins Hospital. He was president of the American Psychiatric Association in 1927-28 and ...more
Adolf Alix, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous People Named Adolf
Production Designer, Television director, Film Producer
Adolfo Alix, Jr. or Adolf Alix is a Filipino screenwriter and film director.
Adolf Rzepko is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous People Named Adolf
Oboist
Adolf Rzepko was a Polish composer, oboist, choral and orchestral conductor, and pianist. He was a disciple of Václav Tomášek. He was mainly active as a performer, a choral ...more
Adolf Frederick, King of Swede... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous People Named Adolf
Adolf Frederick or Adolph Frederick was King of Sweden from 1751 until his death. He was the son of Christian August of Holstein-Gottorp, Prince of Eutin and Albertina Frederica of ...more
Adolf II, Prince of Schaumburg... is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous People Named Adolf
Adolf Dehn is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous People Named Adolf
Painter, Visual Artist
Adolf Dehn was an American lithographer. Throughout his artistic career, Dehn participated in and helped define some important movements in American art, including Regionalism, Social Realism, ...more
Adolf Winkelmann is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous People Named Adolf
Film Producer, Screenwriter, Cinematographer
Adolf Winkelmann is a German film director, film producer and screenwriter. He is also a professor of film design in the department of design at the Dortmund University of Applied Sciences and
Adolf Schärf is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous People Named Adolf
Adolf Schärf
Adolf Schärf was, from 1957 to his death, the sixth President of Austria. Born into a poor working-class family, he put himself through law school working part-time and with a scholarship ...more
Adolf Muschg is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous People Named Adolf
Writer
Adolf Muschg is a Swiss writer and professor of literature. Muschg was a member of the Gruppe Olten.
Adolf Hühnlein is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous People Named Adolf
Adolf Hühnlein
Adolf Hühnlein was a German soldier and Nazi Party official. He was the Korpsführer of the National Socialist Motor Corps, the NSKK, from 1934 until his death in 1942. He had been ...more
Adolf von Harnack is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous People Named Adolf
Historian, Christian Theologian
Carl Gustav Adolf von Harnack was a German Lutheran theologian and prominent church historian. He produced many religious publications from 1873 to 1912. Harnack traced the influence of ...more
Adolf Gaston Eugen Fick is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous People Named Adolf
Adolf Gaston Eugen Fick Ophthalmologist
Adolf Gaston Eugen Fick was a German ophthalmologist who invented the contact lens. He was the nephew of the German physiologist Adolf Eugen Fick, and the son of the German anatomy professor ...more
Adolf von Trotha is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous People Named Adolf
Adolf von Trotha
Adolf von Trotha was a German admiral in the Kaiserliche Marine from Koblenz, Rhenish Prussia.
Adolf Jensen is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous People Named Adolf
Adolf Jensen
Adolf Jensen was a German pianist, composer and music teacher, and was the brother of Gustav Jensen who was a violinist and composer.