Bruno Kreisky

Austrian diplomat and chancellor (1911–1990)

Bruno Kreisky (January 22, 1911July 29, 1990) served as Chancellor of Austria from 1970 to 1983. He is remembered in Austria as one of the people who helped shape the Austrian State Treaty. This treaty is the foundation of modern-day Austria. It was signed in 1955.

Bruno Kreisky, visiting the United States
Statue of Bruno Kreisky, in a park in Vienna

Kreisky was of Jewish descent.[1] He was born and died in Vienna.


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