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Albrecht KONECNY

Albrecht KONECNY, Austrian Member of the Bundesrat.

Background

  • KONECNY, Albrecht was born on September 20, 1942 in Vienna, Austria. Parents: Karl Konecny and Gertrude Konecny.

  • Education

    • Grammar school, matriculation 1960. Studied law.

    Career

    • Active in Association of Socialist Secondary School students. Active in Association of Socialist Students. Pres, of Sozialistische Partei Österreichs (Socialist Party of Austria) Association, Young Generation, 1974-1980.

      Mem.ofSPÖ Federal Party Executive, since 1974. District Vice-Chairman of Sozialistische Partei Österreichs (Socialist Party of Austria), Vienna/Wàhring. since 1980. Member of Nationalrat 1983-1986.

      Sent to Bundesrat from Vienna Provincial Assembly, member of Bundesrat. since 1987. Senior secretary. Sozialistische Partei Österreichs (Socialist Party of Austria), since 1987. Member, Parliamentary Assembly/Council. since 1990.

      Journalist; Editor, Socialist Correspondence. 1962-1970; press officer. Socialist Representatives’ and Federal Councillors’ Group, 1966-1970.

      Employee and then Secretary General of Institute of Empirical Social Research (IFES), 197077. Employee, Sozialistische Partei Österreichs (Socialist Party of Austria) Central Office, 1977-1979. Publisher and manag, director.

      Neuen Arbeiter Zeitung (newspaper), 1979-1986. Chief Editor, Zukunft, since 1986. Managing Director of Zukunft Publishing Company Ltd., since 1986.

    Politics

    Connections

    • Spouse Magister Elisabeth Konecny-Knell (née Knell), 1991. Children: Barbara, Jana, Martin.
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    Born September 20, 1942
    (age 75)
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