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Hans Eichel, German federal official. Member of National Executive of the Young Socialists, 1969-1972; chairman of Social Democratic Party of Germany Group on the Kassel City Council, 1970-1975; chief mayor of Kassel, 1975-1991; member of Social Democratic Party of Germany National Executive.

Background

Eichel, Hans was born on December 24, 1941 in Kassel, Germany.

Education

General examination in philosophy and education, 1964. Examination for teaching German and Politics, 1968, 1970.

Career

Chief Mayor of Kassel, 1975-1991. Member, Sozialdemokratische Partei Deutschlands (Social Democratic Party of Germany), since 1964. Member, Kassel City Council, 1968-1975.

Member, National Executive of the Young Socialists. 1969-1972; Chairman, Sozialdemokratische Partei Deutschlands (Social Democratic Party of Germany) Group, Kassel City Council, 197075. Member, Sozialdemokratische Partei Deutschlands (Social Democratic Party of Germany) National Executive in Bonn and Sozialdemokratische Partei Deutschlands (Social Democratic Party of Germany) Spokesman on Local Government, 1984.

Chairman, Sozialdemokratische Partei Deutschlands (Social Democratic Party of Germany) Association, in Hessen, 1989. Minister-Pres. of Hessen, since 1991. Former grammar school teacher.

Membership

Member of National Executive of the Young Socialists, 1969-1972. Chairman of Social Democratic Party of Germany Group on the Kassel City Council, 1970-1975. Chief mayor of Kassel, 1975-1991.

Member of Social Democratic Party of Germany National Executive.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Architecture and urban development.

Connections

Married; 2 children.