Egon Franke (politician)

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Egon Franke
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Egon Franke, 1976.
Vice Chancellor of Germany
(West Germany)
In office
17 September 1982 1 October 1982
Preceded by Hans-Dietrich Genscher
Succeeded by Hans-Dietrich Genscher
Personal details
Political party SPD

Egon Franke (11 April 1913 – 26 April 1995) was a German politician and a member of the Social Democratic Party of Germany. He was Federal Minister for Intra-German Relations from 1969 to 1982 and Vice Chancellor of the Federal Republic of Germany in 1982. With a tenure of 14 days he was the Vice Chancellor with the shortest time in office.

Social Democratic Party of Germany Social-democratic political party in Germany

The Social Democratic Party of Germany, is a social-democratic political party in Germany.

Political offices
Preceded by
Hans-Dietrich Genscher
Vice Chancellor of the Federal Republic of Germany
17 September1 October 1982
Succeeded by
Hans-Dietrich Genscher


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