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Hans Luther

Hans Luther, German diplomat. member Cabinet, Department of Food Administration and Agriculture, 1922-1923.

Background

  • Luther, Hans was born on March 10, 1879 in Berlin, Germany. Son of Otto and Wilhelmine (Huebner) Luther.

  • Education

    • Student universities Geneva, Berlin and Kiel, 1897 to 1901.

    Career

    • Admitted to bar in 1906. City councillor Magdeburg, 1907-1913. Executive chairman German Prussian Cities Association, 1913-1918.

      Mayor Essen, 1918-1922. Member Cabinet, Department of Food Administration and Agriculture, 1922-1923. Minister finance, 1923-1925.

      Chancellor of Reich, 1925-1926. President “Bund zur Erneuerung des Reichs,” 1927-1930. President Reichsbank, 1930-1933.

      Ambassador to the United States, 1933-1937.

    Membership

    Member Cabinet, Department of Food Administration and Agriculture, 1922-1923.

    Connections

    • Married Gertrud Wolff, December 16, 1907 (died November 29, 1924). Children: Gertraud, Eva-Marie.
    • father: Otto Luther
    • mother: Wilhelmine (Huebner) Luther
    • spouse: Gertrud Wolff
    • children: Gertraud Luther
    • Eva-Marie Luther
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    Born March 10, 1879
    Died May 11, 1963
    (aged 84)
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