Uta Ranke-Heinemann

German theologian and author, daughter of Gustav Heinemann
Ranke-Heinemann in August 2005

Uta Ranke-Heinemann (born 2 October 1927 in Essen) is a German theologian, academic and author. She holds the (nondenominational) chair of History of Religion at the University of Duisburg-Essen in Essen, her birthplace.[1] Her father Gustav Heinemann was an SPD politician and president of Germany 1969–74.