|Intro||German stenographer and inventor|
|A.K.A.||Leopold Friedrich Arens|
|Birth||1 December 1817, Rukiškis, Lithuania|
|Death||22 December 1882, Berlin, Margraviate of Brandenburg (aged 65 years)|
Leopold Alexander Friedrich Arends (4 December 1817 in Rukiškis, Vilna Governorate (now Anykščiai district of Lithuania) – 22 December 1882, Berlin) was a German stenographer and inventor of a system of stenography extensively used on the Continent, especially in Sweden.