Hjalmar Schacht
Hjalmar Horace Greeley Schacht (22 January 1877 – 3 June 1970) was a German economist, banker, liberal politician, and co-founder in 1918 of the German Democratic Party. He served as the Currency...
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Bernhard Bästlein
Bernhard Bästlein (December 3, 1894 in Hamburg – September 18, 1944 in Brandenburg an der Havel) was a German Communist and resistance fighter against the Nazi régime. He was imprisoned very shortly a...
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Winfried Nachtwei
Winfried Nachtwei (born 15 April 1946 in Wulfen) is a German politician and former member of Alliance '90/The Greens in the Bundestag. His electoral district was Münster. He did not run for office aga...
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Johannes Hoffmann
Johannes Hoffmann (3 July 1867 in Ilbesheim – 15 December 1930 in Berlin) was a Bavarian Minister-President and member of the SPD.
Born in Ilbesheim, near Landau, his parents were Peter Hoff...
Fritz von Unruh
Fritz von Unruh ([ˈʊnʀuː]; 10 May 1885 in Koblenz, Rhine Province – 28 November 1970 in Diez an der Lahn) was a German Expressionist dramatist, poet, and novelist.
Unruh was born in Koble...
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Heinz Kessler
Heinz Kessler (or Heinz Keßler; born 26 January 1920) is a German politician and retired military officer. He was an Armeegeneral in the National People's Army (Nationale Volksarmee - NVA) of the Germ...
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Hans Demmelmeier
Hans Demmelmeier (1 May 1887 - 5 September 1973) was a German politician and jurist, representative of the Christian Social Union of Bavaria and Bavarian People's Party. He represented Ingolstadt in...
Georg Herwegh
Georg Friedrich Rudolph Theodor Herwegh (31 May 1817 – 7 April 1875) was a German poet.
He was born in Stuttgart on 31 May 1817, the son of an innkeeper. He was educated at the Gymnasium Illustre ...
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Alfred Haag
Alfred Haag (15 December 1904, Schwäbisch Gmünd, Württemberg – 8 August 1982) was a member of the Youth movement of the Communist Party of Germany (KPD) in the small Württemberg town of Schwäbis...
Eugen Richter
Eugen Richter (July 30, 1838 in Düsseldorf – March 10, 1906 in Lichterfelde, Berlin) was a German politician and journalist in Imperial Germany. He was one of the leading advocates of liberalism...
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Christian Mergenthaler
Julius Christian Mergenthaler (8 November 1884 - † 11 September 1980), was a Nazi German politician, member of the Reichstag and Württemberg Landtag, Ministerpräsident of Württemberg and Culture Mini...
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August von Clemm
August Ritter von Clemm (born 8 December 1837 in Gießen; died 28 October 1910 in Haardt) was a German businessman and politician.
After studying chemistry, Clemm relocated to Mannheim in 1862 to w...
Hellmut von Gerlach
Hellmut Georg von Gerlach (February 2, 1866 – August 1, 1935) was a German journalist and politician.
Hellmut von Gerlach, the son of landowner Max von Gerlach, was born in Mönchmotschelnitz...
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Otto Nuschke
Otto Nuschke (23 February 1883–27 February 1957) was a German politician.Nuschke was born in Frohburg in the Kingdom of Saxony. In 1910 he was elected General Secretary of the liberal Progressiv...
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Franz Pfemfert
Franz Pfemfert (November 20, 1879, Lötzen, East Prussia (now Giżycko, Poland), died 26 May 1954, Mexico City) was a German journalist, editor of Die Aktion, literary critic, politician and portrait ph...
Adolf Bauser
Adolf Bauser (11 December 1880 in Entringen, Württemberg – 16 November 1948 in Stuttgart) was a German teacher, member of the Reichstag for the Reich Party for Civil Rights and Deflation and de...
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Walter Eckhardt
Walter Eckhardt (March 23, 1906, Bad Homburg vor der Höhe, Hesse-Nassau - January 1, 1994) was a German politician, who represented the All-German Bloc/League of Expellees and Deprived of Rights (GB...
Karl von Westphalen
Karl Graf von Westphalen (August 12, 1898 in Münster – October 18, 1975 in Bonn) was a German politician and journalist.Westphalen joined the CDU in 1945. As a member of the left wing of the party, he...
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Gerhard Danelius
Gerhard Danelius (April 2, 1913 Berlin-Wilmersdorf – May 18, 1978 Berlin-Buch) was a German communist politician. During the Second World War, he was active in antifascist struggles.He was the chair...
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Max von Forckenbeck
Maximilian (Max) Franz August von Forckenbeck (October 23, 1821 - May 26, 1892) was a German lawyer and politician and served as Mayor of Berlin from 1878 to 1892. His is considered one of the most im...
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Thomas Szczeponik
Thomas Szczeponik (born 4 December 1860 in Peiskretscham, Province of Silesia (now Poland), died 30 January 1927 in Katowice (Kattowitz)) was a German-Polish Catholic politician.He was educated as a t...
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Reinhard Opitz
Reinhard Opitz (1934, Beuthen, Province of Upper Silesia – 3 April 1986) was a German left-wing intellectual and social scientist whose best-known thesis postulates that members of the German mi...
Theodor Fritsch
Theodor Fritsch (28 October 1852, in Wiedemar – 8 September 1933, in Markkleeberg), originally Emil Theodor Fritsche, was a German publisher and journalist. His anti-semitic writings did much to...
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Rainer Brüderle
Rainer Brüderle (born 22 June 1945 in Berlin)is a German politician and member of the FDP. He served as Minister of Economics and Transport of Rhineland-Palatinate from 1987–1998. On 28 October 2009, ...
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