Manfred Rommel

German politician (1928-2013)

Manfred Rommel, Hon. CBE (24 December 1928 – 7 November 2013) was a German politician. He belonged to the Christian Democratic Union (CDU). He was Lord Mayor of Stuttgart from 1974 until 1996. He was the only son of Erwin Rommel and his wife Lucia Maria Mollin.

Manfred Rommel
Manfred Rommel in 2004
Lord Mayor of Stuttgart
In office
Preceded byArnulf Klett
Succeeded byWolfgang Schuster
Personal details
Born(1928-12-24)24 December 1928
Stuttgart, Weimar Republic, Germany
Died7 November 2013(2013-11-07) (aged 84)
Stuttgart, Germany
Political partyChristian Democratic Union
Spouse(s)Liselotte Rommel
(m. 1954-2013, his death)

Rommel was born on 24 December 1928 in Stuttgart, Weimar Republic, Germany. He was married to Liselotte Rommel from 1954 until his death in 2013. They had a daughter, Cathrine Rommel. Rommel died on 7 November 2013 from Parkinson's disease in Stuttgart, Germany. He was 84 years old.[2]


  1. WAS MACHT EIGENTLICH...: Manfred Rommel
  2. "Manfred Rommel obituary". The Retrieved 8 November 2013.

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