Grass, Günter

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German author and visual artist
Since 1961 one of the most important supporters and dialogue partners of Brandt

  • 1927 born
  • Member of “Group 47”
  • Founder and member of the Social-Democratic Voters’ Initiative
  • 1961-1972 Election campaigner for the SPD and Willy Brandt
  • 1982-1993 Member of the SPD
  • 1999 Nobel Prize for Literature
  • 2015 died
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Governing Mayor and Candidate for Chancellor 1957-1966

Foreign Minister and Federal Chancellor in Bonn 1967-1974

Dedicated European and German Patriot 1983-1992


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