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Dieter Karl Weirich

radio broadcast executive

Dieter Karl Weirich, German radio broadcast executive. Recipient Bundesvevdienstkreuz am Bande, 1989.

Background

Weirich, Dieter Karl was born on December 31, 1944 in Sulzbach, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany. Son of Heinrich and Margarete Weirich.

Career

Director general Deutsche Welle, Cologne, Germany.

Works

  • Author: Schaffen wiv das John 2000?, 1985. Author and editor: Zwischen Kabel und Konsum, 1988, Dregger-Streiter Für Deutschland, 1991.

Membership

Member Hessia Parliament, 1974-1980, Deutscher Bundestag (German parliament), 1980-1989. Member supervisory board Zweites Deutsches Fernsehen, 1982-1989. National media spokesman CDY/CSU in West Germany, 1982-1989.

Lieutenant German Army, 1965-1966. Member Deutscher Journalistenverband, Vorstandsmitglied, Deutsche Gesellschaft fuer Kommunikationsforschung.

Connections

Married Gisela Vetter, September 29, 1983. 1 child, Oliver; 1 child from previous marriage, Patrick.

father:
Heinrich Weirich

mother:
Margarete Weirich

spouse:
Gisela Vetter

child:
Oliver Weirich