Kohl, Helmut, 1930-2017 Edit

Summary

Agent Type
Person

Dates

  • 1930-04-03 – 2017-06-16 (Existence)

Name Forms

  • Kohl, Helmut, 1930-2017

External Documents

Notes

  • Biography/Historical Note

    Helmut Kohl was a German statesman who served as Chancellor of Germany from 1982 to 1998 (of West Germany 1982–1990 and of reunified Germany 1990–1998) and as the chairman of the Christian Democratic Union (CDU) from 1973 to 1998. From 1969 to 1976, Kohl was minister president of the state Rhineland-Palatinate. Kohl chaired the Group of Seven in 1985 and 1992. In 1998 he became honorary chairman of the CDU, resigning from the position in 2000.