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Lothar DE MAIZIERE

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Lothar de MAIZIERE, German lawyer and politician. Christian Democratic Union.

Background

DE MAIZIERE, Lothar was born on March 2, 1940 in Nordhausen am Harz.

Education

Hanns Eisler Music College, viola. Humboldt University, Berlin, law, 1969-1975.

Career

Member, Working Party on Church Affairs, 1987. Chairman, Christian Democratic Union in Deutsche Demokratische Republik. November 1989; Deputy Chairman, Christian Democratic Union, Germany, October 1990.

Member of the Volkskammer, March-Oct. 1990; elected Prime Minister of Deutsche Demokratische Republik, April 1990. Federal Minister for Special Tasks, 1990.

In various theatre and cultural orchestras, until 1975. Lawyer specialising in tax and economic law, Member of the Synod of the Protestant Church of Deutsche Demokratische Republik, since 1985, then Vice President, 1986-1990.

Religion

Protestant.

Membership

Christian Democratic Union.