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Wolfgang Johannes Helbich

Wolfgang Johannes Helbich, American history educator, translator. Fulbright fellow, 1956-1958; American Council Learned Societies fellow, 1964-1966; recipient research grant Volkswagen Foundation, 1983-1985, 86-88. Member Organization American Historians, Canada History Association, Deutsche Gesellschaft für Kanada-Studien.

Background

  • Helbich, Wolfgang Johannes was born on March 24, 1935 in Berlin, Germany. Son of Hans Georg and Gertraud A. (Carras) Helbich.

  • Education

    • Bachelor in History, Princeton University, New Jersey, United States of America, 1958. Staats Ex, University Berlin, 1960. Doctor of Philosophy, University Berlin, 1962.

    Career

    • Assistant professor University Heidelberg, 1962-1974. Lecturer European division University Maryland, Heidelberg, 1967-1972. Professor University Bochum, since 1974.

    Works

    • Author: D. Reparationen, 1962, F. D. Roosevelt, 1972, Alle Menschen sind dort gleich, 1988. Editor: Briefe aus America, 1988, News From the Land of Freedom, 1991. Translator of numerous books.

    Membership

    Member Organization American Historians, Canada History Association, Deutsche Gesellschaft für Kanada-Studien.

    Personality

    Interests

    Skiing, langs.

    Connections

    • Married Christa Clause, 1957 (divorced 1978). Children: Hans, Thomas. Married Ursula Lehmkuhl, 1988.

      Children: Elisabeth, Peter.
    • father: Hans Georg Helbich
    • mother: Gertraud A. (Carras) Helbich
    • spouses: Christa Clause
    • Ursula Lehmkuhl
    • children: Hans Helbich
    • Thomas Helbich
    • Elisabeth Helbich
    • Peter Helbich
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    Born March 24, 1935
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    • 1958
      Princeton University
    • 1960
      University Berlin
    • 1962
      University Berlin
    • 1962 - 1974
      Assistant, professor University Heidelberg
    • 1967 - 1972
      lecturer, European division University Maryland
      Heidelberg, Victoria, Australia
    • 1974
      professor, University Bochum