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Wirth is a German surname which may refer to any of the following individuals:

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  • James Wirth (1830–1871), German Roman Catholic religious brother
  • John Wirth (historian) (1936–2002), American historian and university professor
  • Louis Wirth (1897–1952), American sociologist of German origin and member of the Chicago School
  • Oswald Wirth (1860–1943), Swiss tarot writer and occultist
  • Theodore Wirth (1863–1949), Swiss-born, horticulturalist, architect of Minneapolis park system

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