Category:Hans-Dietrich Genscher

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Deutsch: Hans-Dietrich Genscher (* 21. März 1927 in Reideburg, Saalkreis, seit 1950 Ortsteil von Halle (Saale); † 31. März 2016 in Wachtberg) war ein deutscher Politiker (FDP). Er war von 1969 bis 1974 Bundesminister des Innern sowie von 1974 bis 1992 fast ununterbrochen Bundesminister des Auswärtigen und Stellvertreter des Bundeskanzlers der Bundesrepublik Deutschland. Von 1974 bis 1985 war er außerdem Bundesvorsitzender der FDP.
English: Hans-Dietrich Genscher (21 March 1927 – 31 March 2016) was a German politician of the liberal Free Democratic Party (FDP). He served as Foreign Minister and Vice Chancellor of Germany from 1974 to 1982 and, after a two-week pause, from 1982 to 1992, making him Germany's longest serving Foreign Minister and Vice Chancellor. In 1991, he was Chairman of the OSCE.

Hans-Dietrich Genscher 
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German politician and member of the Free Democratic Party
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Date of birth21 March 1927
Date of death31 March 2016
  • natural causes

Place of burial
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  • German Council on Foreign Relations
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Award received
  • Honorary citizen of Berlin
  • Order of Merit of North Rhine-Westphalia
  • Ring of Honour of the city Wuppertal
  • Orden wider den tierischen Ernst
  • Order of Merit of Sachsen-Anhalt
  • Grand Cross of the Order of Merit of the Federal Republic of Germany
  • Princess of Asturias Award for International Cooperation (1990)
  • Steiger Award
  • Order of the Three Stars, 2nd Class
  • Order of Freedom
  • Grand Cross of the Order of Isabella the Catholic
  • Reinhold Maier Medal (1993)
  • Q15820312 (2014)
  • Grand Cross of the Order of Christ (Portugal)‎
  • Grand Cross of the Order of the Sword of Sant'Iago
  • Order of Merit
  • Grand Cross of the Order of Infante Dom Henri
  • Order of the Cross of Terra Mariana, 1st Class
  • Order of Prince Yaroslav the Wise, 2nd class
  • Grand Officer of the Order of the White Double Cross
  • Grand Cross of the Order of Merit of Hungary
  • Grand Cross of the Order of Merit of the Republic of Poland
  • Commander's Cross of the Order of Merit of the Federal Republic of Germany
  • Grand Cross of the Legion of Honour
  • Order of Duke Trpimir
  • Knight Grand Cross of the Order of Merit of the Italian Republic
  • Honorary doctor of the Leipzig University (1993)
  • Q46592134 (2006, Friedrich Naumann Foundation)
  • Theodor Heuss award (1990)
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