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  Willy Brandt - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Willy Brandt, born Herbert Ernst Karl Frahm (December 18, 1913 - October 8, 1992) was a German politician, Chancellor of West Germany 1969 1974, and leader of the Social Democratic Party of Germany (SPD) 1964 1987.
Brandt was the SPD candidate for Chancellor in 1961 and lost to Konrad Adenauer's conservative CDU.
Brandt was a member of the European Parliament from 1979 to 1983, and Honorary Chairman of the SPD from 1987 until his death in 1992.
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 Willy Brandt   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Willy Brandt (December 18 1913 -- October 8 1992) was the fourth Bundeskanzler (Federal Chancellor) of the Federal Republic of Germany serving from 1969 to 1974.
Brandt was succeeded as Chancellor by the democrat Helmut Schmidt.
Brandt was a member of the European Parliament from 1979 -- 1983 and Honorary Chairman of the SPD 1987 -- 1992.
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 Biography for Willy Brandt
Willy Brandt was born Herbert Ernst Karl Frahm on December 18th, 1913, in Lübeck, Germany.
Brandt was the Social Democratic Party candidate for Chancellor in 1961 and lost to Konrad Adenauer's conservative CDU.
Brandt was a member of the European Parliament from 1979-1983, and Honorary Chairman of the SPD from 1987-1992.
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 Willy Brandt biography - his Ostpolitik policy
Willy Brandt and Egon Bahr presented their ideas regarding German and Eastern policies in July 1963 to a conference of the Protestant Academy in Tutzing.
Brandt was nominated the SPD candidate for chancellor in 1965.
Willy Brandt was the first West German statesman reluctantly willing to accept the complete consequences of defeat: the lost lands, the admission of moral responsibility, and acknowledgement of Germany's participation.
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 Willy Brandt
Willy Brandt was born in Lubeck in 1913.
Brandt returned to Germany after the war and in 1949 was elected to the Bundestag.
Brandt continued to be active in politics and between 1977 and 1983 was chairman of the Brandt Commission on economic development.
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 On the tenth anniversary of Willy Brandt's death
Willy Brandt was convinced that dependable contributions to international organizations of peoples as well as to the international organizations of workers' movements could only be made by those who were firmly anchored in their own nations and who advocate their own interests in a reasonable manner.
Willy Brandt reached the hearts of people, even though he was inclined to hesitation and even though he sometimes avoided problems when he doubted himself and felt ill-at-ease in his environment.
Willy Brandt complained that on the occasion of unification of the two German states, the Basic Law had not received the "democratic legitimisation of a free constitution by a free people", as he would have wished.
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 Willy Brandt   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
The trumpeter, composer, and conductor Willy Brandt (18691923) came from Bavaria, emigrated to Moscow, and exerted a decisive influence on the Russian school of trumpet playing.
On the 3rd of September, 1890, Brandt appeared at an audition for the position of 1st trumpeter in the opera orchestra of the Bolshoi Theatre in Moscow, a few minutes too late.
Brandt thrived on new operas in the repertoire by Rimsky-Korsakov, Tchaikovsky, Wagner, and others, and enjoyed the respect and good feelings of the orchestra and his brassplaying colleagues.
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 Willy Brandt Biography / Biography of Willy Brandt Biography
The German statesman Willy Brandt (1913-1992) became the first Socialist chancellor of the Federal Republic of Germany, or West Germany, in 1969.
Herbert Frahm, who later adopted the name Willy Brandt, was born in the North Sea port of Lübeck on Dec. 18, 1913, the illegitimate son of working-class parents.
Brandt spoke of the slow and painful process of unifying Germany, and he remained an advocate of unity until the end of his life.
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 Willy Brandt: German History
Willy Brandt returned to Germany after the war as a news correspondent and later as a Norwegian diplomat in Berlin.
Brandt resigned in May 1974, shocked by the discovery that one of his personal assistants, Guenter Guillaume, was a spy for the GDR.
Brandt and his coalition partners were more successful in realizing their foreign policy goals than in achieving their domestic aims.
www.germanculture.com.ua /library/history/bl_willy_brandt.htm   (417 words)

  
 CNN Cold War - Profile: Willy Brandt
Born Herbert Ernst Frahm on December 16, 1913, in Luebeck, Germany, the later Willy Brandt was the son of Martha Frahm, a young, single shopgirl.
Brandt was the SPD candidate for chancellor in 1961 and 1965.
What made Ostpolitik possible was the fact that Brandt's government recognized Europe's borders as inviolable, and furthermore that it acknowledged the existence of two states in the German nation.
www.cnn.com /SPECIALS/cold.war/kbank/profiles/brandt   (503 words)

  
 Willy Brandt   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Brandt said as the results came in that "tonight, finally and for ever, Hitler lost the war." This may sound unfair to Adenauer and Erhard, but both had been more willing to be reconciled with ex-Nazis than with the full consequences of defeat.
For the next three years Brandt's position was precarious, but he had on his side "comrade trend." In each of the elections of 1965, 1969 and 1972 the SPD share of the vote grew by 3.1 percent.
Brandt described himself as "a chancellor of inner reforms," but in practice he was able to achieve disappointingly few domestic reforms.
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 Brandt, Willy on Encyclopedia.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
After Brandt's party won the federal elections he became chancellor (1969-74) with the support of the Free Democratic party.
Brandt was awarded the 1971 Nobel Peace Prize for his efforts.
Willy Brandt, R I P. (late German chancellor and former West Berlin mayor) (obituary) (Editorial)
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 Germany - Willy Brandt   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Willy Brandt became the first democratically elected Social Democrat to hold the chancellorship.
Brandt returned to Germany after the war as a news correspondent and later as a Norwegian diplomat in Berlin.
Brandt resigned in May 1974, shocked by the discovery that one of his personal assistants, Günter Guillaume, was a spy for the GDR.
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 Oliver Kamm: A reputation worth revising
Brandt's early political activity - before, during and immediately after the war, when contending with different types of totalitarianism - was little short of heroic.
Don't forget, it was also Brandt's government who conspired with the Palestinians to mock up a fake airline hijacking in order to give the German government an excuse to release the suriving terrorists from the Munich Olympics.
Brandt in particular faced a divided nation and a communist state on his doorstep.
oliverkamm.typepad.com /blog/2004/05/a_reputation_wo.html   (1784 words)

  
 Willy Brandt Winner of the 1971 Nobel Prize in Peace
Willy Brandt photos and a short biography (submitted by Hans-Dieter Frick)
Willy Brandt picture gallery and biography (submitted by Hans-Dieter Frick)
Willy Brandt Biography from Encyclopedia Britannica (submitted by www.britannica.com)
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 Willy Brandt
Brandt was a strong supporter of Britain joining the European Economic Community.
The image which remains most clearly of all in my mind is that of the proverbial pride of the Spanish people, their vitality, love for freedom and faith in the future, and the creative power which time and again would fight its way to the surface.
Under the inspiring leadership of the Governing Mayor, Willy Brandt, Berlin is changing its face with the ingenuous facility of a debutante.
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 eBay - willy brandt, Antiquarian Collectible, Autographs items on eBay.com
Willy Brandt: Portrait of a Statesman by Terence C. Pri
Willy Brandt - People and Politics - The Years 1960-...
Willy Brandt Prisoner Of His Past Viola Drath 1975
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 Willy Brandt
In 1964 he became chairman of the Social Democratic party and was named foreign minister (1966) in the Christian Democratic–Social Democratic coalition government headed by Kurt Kiesinger.
After Brandt's party won the federal elections he became chancellor (1969–74) with the support of the Free Democratic party.
Willi Stoph - Stoph, Willi, 1914–99, East German political leader.
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 Alibris: Willy Brandt
From mayor of West Berlin to Chairman of the Social Democratic Party, foreign minister and eventually chancellor, Brandt's rise in Germany was meteoric, and he won the Nobel Prize in 1971.
In this strongly worded book, Brandt goes beyond the diplomatic role he has formerly played and describes major problems plaguing the globe today, as well as solutions for them.
Van Beek, R. Brandt, Willy Groenman-van Waateringe, Universiteit van Amsterdam.
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 Willy Brandt - Curriculum Vitae
Willy Brandt was born in Lübeck, Germany, in December, 1913.
He was educated in Lübeck and in Oslo after escaping Nazi persecution in Germany.
Willy Brandt was awarded numerous honorary degrees and awards and is the author of numerous books and articles.
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 Willy Brandt
Willy BRANDT, Chancellor in 1972 election night, right after being re-elected.
Willy BRANDT (DE, 1913-92), Chancellor of West Germany at a meeting for municipal elections.
Mayor Willy BRANDT visited the IBM showrooms in Manhattan, where he was shown a model of the future IBM building to be built in West Berlin.
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 Willy Brandt Gymnasium
Well, a few years ago the pupils and the teachers had the choice between two famous people: Anne Frank and Willy Brandt.
Anne Frank was a victim of the German terror during the Second World War against foreigners and especially Jews.
Our school, the "Willy Brandt Gymnasium", has two buildings, one for grade 5-10 and one for the Oberstufe.
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 Willy Brandt   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Reception for West German Chancellor Willy Brandt on the south lawn of the White House 04/10/1970 (NLNP-WHPO-MPF-C3295(18)),
President Nixon and Chancellor Willy Brandt of West Germany issue joint statement to the press 2/29/1971.
Nixon and Chancellor Brandt of the Federal Republic of Germany with Berndt von Staden, Henry Kissinger, Gunther van Vell, 09/29/1973 (NLNP-WHPO-MPF-E1558C(10)),
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 Bundeskanzler-Willy-Brandt-Stiftung
The Board of Trustees of the Federal Chancellor Willy Brandt Foundation consists of five members who are appointed by the Federal President of the Federal Republic of Germany for a term of five years.
The Board appoints the members of the Board of Governors and decides all fundamental questions which concern the Foundation's functions.
Alternate: Willi Lemke, Senator for Education and Sciences of the Hanseatic City of Bremen
www.bwbs.de /Foundation   (163 words)

  
 Art Poster Wood Framed Print - Willy Brandt - Artist: TIME Magazine- Poster Size: 14 X 11 - SHOP.COM
Art Poster Wood Framed Print - Willy Brandt - Artist: TIME Magazine- Poster Size: 14 X 11
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 Willy Brandt (I)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
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