Manfred Stolpe

German politician
Manfred Stolpe

Manfred Stolpe (16 May 1936 – 29 December 2019) was a German politician. He was Federal Minister of Transport, Building and Housing of the Federal Republic of Germany from 2002 until 2005. From 1990 until 2002, he was Minister President of Brandenburg. Stolpe was born in Stettin (Szczecin).

Stolpe was diagnosed with colon and male breast cancer in 2009.[1] He died on 29 December 2019 in Potsdam of liver cancer at the age of 83.[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. Manfred Stolpe: In der Pflicht der deutsch-deutschen Geschichte; Artikel in der Zeit vom 16. Juli 2011. „Die Stasi und er hatten schon immer eine verdächtige Beziehung. Nun muss Manfred Stolpe wieder damit umgehen, im Zentrum einer heftigen Debatte zu stehen.“ (in German)
  2. SPD-Politiker Manfred Stolpe ist tot (in German)

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