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Tietjens is a surname. Notable people with the surname include:

Doug Tietjens is a former Australian-born New Zealand rugby union player who last played as a flanker for Taranaki in the National Provincial Championship, having shifted north to the province after 45 matches with Manawatu from 2008 to 2012.

Edwin Tietjens was a psychiatrist in Berlin in the 1920s and 1930s.

Eunice Tietjens was an American poet, novelist, journalist, children's author, lecturer, and editor.

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