German politician (CDU)
Späth in 2011
|Died||18 March 2016 (aged 78)|
|Cause of death||Alzheimer's disease|
|Occupation||Politician, Chief executive officer|
|Known for||Minister-President of Baden-Württemberg from 1978 until 1991|
From 30 August 1978 to 13 January 1991, Späth was the 5th Minister President of Baden-Württemberg and chairman of the CDU Baden-Württemberg. He served as the 36th President of the Bundesrat in the 1980s.