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also known as Hans Ehard

Lawyer , politician

Hans Ehard (10 November 1887 – 18 October 1980) was a German lawyer and politician, a member of the Christian Social Union (CSU) party.

Hans Ehard was the oldest former Minister-President of Germany from June 9, 1980 to November 1985, preceded by Wilhelm Kaisen and succeeded by Max Seydewitz. Counting only the Ministers-President of the FRG he was succeeded by Bruno Diekmann on March 27, 1990. He died in Munich.

Career

Hans Ehard was the oldest former Minister-President of Germany from June 9, 1980 to November 1985, preceded by Wilhelm Kaisen and succeeded by Max Seydewitz. Counting only the Ministers-President of the FRG he was succeeded by Bruno Diekmann on March 27, 1990.

Achievements

  • Ehard had been President of the Schutzgemeinschaft Deutscher Wald (SDW), an environmental charity, as well as of the Bavarian Red Cross. In 1957 he was made an honorary citizen of city of Munich, the British equivalent being Freedom of the City.

Membership

  • The Christian Social Union of Bavaria , Germany

    1945 - 1980

Connections

father:
August Ehard - Germany

1st wife (1916-1957):
Annelore Maex

2-nd wife (1960):
Sieglinde Odörfer