Famous German People Essay

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Konrad Adenauer Konrad Adenauer was born on January 5, 1876 in Cologne Germany and died on April 19, 1967 in Bad Honnef Germany. He was aged ninety one at his time of death. Adenauer lived in modern times. Adenauer was a German statesman and the first post war Chancellor of Germany. Adenauer attended many universities and got a wonderful education. Adenauer was the first leader of the Christian Democratic Union. (CDU) As the first Chancellor of Germany he led his country out of the ruins of World War II to an energetic and wealthy nation with close relationships with former enemies, like France and the United States. Adenauer worked hard to achieve democracy, stability, and to gain international respect from other countries. …show more content…
Konrad Adenauer Konrad Adenauer was born on January 5, 1876 in Cologne Germany and died on April 19, 1967 in Bad Honnef Germany. He was aged ninety one at his time of death. Adenauer lived in modern times. Adenauer was a German statesman and the first post war Chancellor of Germany. Adenauer attended many universities and got a wonderful education. Adenauer was the first leader of the Christian Democratic Union. (CDU) As the first Chancellor of Germany he led his country out of the ruins of World War II to an energetic and wealthy nation with close relationships with former enemies, like France and the United States. Adenauer worked hard to achieve democracy, stability, and to gain international respect from other countries. He opposed East Germany and made his nation a member of NATO and remained a firm ally with the United States and the West. Konrad had a great life and he really helped his country after WWII. He also had a bunch of firsts like being the first leader of the Christian Democratic Union, and the first chancellor of West Germany. I really do not know how West Germany would have gotten back on their feet if it was not for Konrad Adenauer. Arminius (Hermann) Arminius was born around 17-18BC in Magna Germania and died in 21 AD in Germania. He was forty at his time of death. Arminius lived during the Roman Occupation. When Arminius was a boy he lived in Rome as a hostage, where he had received a military education, and obtained Roman
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