Wilhelm Marx

German chancellor (1863-1946)

Wilhelm Marx (15 January 1863 – 5 August 1946) was a German lawyer and politician. He was the chancellor of Germany twice, from 1923 to 1925 and again from 1926 to 1928, as a member of the Centre Party. Marx also served as the minister-president of Prussia in 1925, during the Weimar Republic.[1]

Wilhelm Marx
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Marx in 1923
Chancellor of Germany
In office
17 May 1926 – 12 June 1928
PresidentPaul von Hindenburg
DeputyOskar Hergt
Preceded byHans Luther
Succeeded byHermann Müller
In office
30 November 1923 – 15 January 1925
PresidentFriedrich Ebert
DeputyKarl Jarres
Preceded byGustav Stresemann
Succeeded byHans Luther
Succeeded byJohannes Bell
Minister President of Prussia
In office
18 February 1925 – 6 April 1925
Preceded byOtto Braun
Succeeded byOtto Braun
Personal details
Born
Wilhelm Marx

(1863-01-15)15 January 1863
Cologne, Prussia
Died5 August 1946(1946-08-05) (aged 83)
Bonn, British occupation zone
Political partyCentre
Spouse(s)Johanna Verkoyen
Children4
OccupationLawyer

ReferencesEdit

  1. "Biografie Wilhelm Marx (German)". Bayerische Nationalbibliothek. Retrieved 13 July 2015.

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