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Some Famous People with the surname of Below

Wikipedia Nicolaus von Below (20 September 1907 ? July 24, 1983) was an officer in the German Air Force ("Luftwaffe") before and during World War II.
Wikipedia Fritz Wilhelm Theodor Karl von Below (born 23 September 1853 in Danzig (Gda?sk); died 23 November 1918 in Weimar) was a Prussian general in the German Army during the First World War.
Wikipedia Otto von Below (18 January 1857 ? 15 March 1944) was a Prussian general.
Wikipedia Gustav von Below (18 July 1790 ? 19 November 1843) was the son of Karl Gustav von Below (1759?1840) and Charlotte Wilhelmine von Woedtke (1757?1798), one of three brothers and two sisters.
Wikipedia Marty Below (born January 26, 1899) was an American football player.
Wikipedia Fred Below (September 16, 1926 ? August 14, 1988) was a leading blues drummer, best known for his innovative work with Little Walter and Chess Records in the 1950s.