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Klaus Tenfelde

historian

Klaus Tenfelde, German historian. Member Verband Deutscher Historiker.

Background

Tenfelde, Klaus was born on March 29, 1944 in Erkelenz, Germany. Son of Paul and Toni (Deters) Tenfelde.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy, University Muenster, 1975. Dr.phil.habil., University Muenchen, 1981.

Career

Apprentice Mining, Essen, Germany, 1958-1962. Policeman German Border Police, 1962-1965. Researcher University Munich (Germany), 1973, 75-81, dozent, 1981-1986.

Professor University Innsbruck (Austria), 1986-1990, University Bielefeld (Germany), 1990-1995, University Bochum (Germany), since 1995. Author: Sozialgeschichte der Bergarbeiterschaft an der Ruhr, 1977, second edition, 1981, Proletarische Provinz, 1982, Arbeiter im Deutschen Kaiserreich, 1992. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Works

  • Elected member Penzberg (Germany) City Council, 1981-1990.

Membership

Member Verband Deutscher Historiker.

Connections

Married Ellen Siepenkoetter, March 6, 1973. Children: Lars, January.

father:
Paul Tenfelde

mother:
Toni (Deters) Tenfelde

spouse:
Ellen Siepenkoetter

children:
Lars Tenfelde

January Tenfelde