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Merkel, Angela Biography




biography of Merkel, Angela

Angela Dorothea Kasner
17 July 1954, Hamburg, Germany
173 cm


-   'Joachim Sauer' (December 1998 - present)

-   'Ulrich Merkel' (1977 - 1982) (divorced)


-   Is the head of the political party CDU in Germany.

-   Candidate to become Chancellor of Germany in the 2005 Federal election. She was minister for women and youth (1990-1994) and for the environment and reactor safety (1994-1998) in the cabinet of 'Helmut Kohl (I)' (qv).

-   Worked and studied at the Central Institute for Physical Chemistry of the Academy of Sciences in the former GDR (1978-1990).

-   From 22nd November 2005 the first female German Chancellor (Bundeskanzlerin).

-   Spokesperson in 'Lothar de Maizière' (qv)'s government; the only democratically elected prime minister of East Germany. She made his cousin Thomas de Maizière a member of her government in November 2005.

-   Ranked in the "Time 100: The People Who Shape Our World" list by "Time" magazine (8 May 2006).

-   Topped "The World's 100 Most Powerful Women" list by "Forbes" magazine in 2006 (1 September 2006).

-   In addition to being the first female German Chancellor, she is also the first one to have grown up in East Germany, the first one born after World War II, and the first one with a background in natural sciences. She studied physics, her predecessors law and business.

-   Is fluent in German, Russian and English.

-   Studied physics at the University of Leipzig from 1973 to 1978.

-   Launched a video podcast on her website, making her the first head of state to address her nation via video podcast (8 June 2006).

-   Appeared on the annual "Time 100" list, "Time" magazine's annual ranking of the 100 most influential people in the world, in 2007 for the second time (4 May 2007).

-   Born to Horst Kasner, a Lutheran pastor, and his wife Herlind Jentzsch, a teacher, she has an older brother, Marcus, and a younger sister, Irene.

-   Topped "The World's 100 Most Powerful Women" list by "Forbes" magazine for the second year in a row (30 August 2007).

-   Has a look-alike puppet in the French show _"Les guignols de l'info" (1988)_ (qv).


-   "Süddeutsche Zeitung" (Germany), 14 April 2007, by: Anne Will, "Angela Merkel über Schweigen"


-   "Time" (USA), 12 April 2010, Vol. 175, Iss. 14, pg. 40, by: Josef Joffe, "German Rules"

-   "Time" (USA), 11 January 2010, Vol. 175, Iss. 1, pg. 20 - 23, by: Catherine Mayer, "Merkel's Moment"

-   "AD Rotterdams Dagblad" (Netherlands), 19 September 2009

-   "Spits" (Netherlands), 15 April 2008, "Merkels decollete in de spotlights"


-   "New York Times" (USA), 25 May 2009, Vol. CVCIII, Iss. 54,686, by: David Jolly, "Opel"

-   "Spits" (Netherlands), 15 April 2008, by: AP, "Merkels decollete in de spotlights"

-   "Het Nieuwsblad" (Belgium), 7 June 2007, Vol. 74, Iss. 151, pg. 24, "De wereldtop landt in Duitsland"


-   "Time" (USA), 11 January 2010, Vol. 175, Iss. 1

-   "Vanity Fair" (Germany), 22 March 2007, Vol. 1, Iss. 13

-   "The Economist" (UK), 15 October 2005, Vol. 377, Iss. 8448

-   "The Economist" (UK), 24 September 2005, Vol. 376, Iss. 8445

-   "Gong" (Germany), 26 August 2005, Iss. 35

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  1. Google and the World Brain (2013)
  2. Herr Wichmann aus der dritten Reihe (2012)
  3. Kriegsversprechen II - Terrormanagement im 21. Jahrhundert (2012) (V)
  4. Willkommen Baku (2012) (TV)
  5. "Schleswig-Holstein Magazin" (1985) {(2012-06-14)}
  6. "The Tonight Show with Jay Leno" (1992) {(#20.98)}
  7. Almanya - Willkommen in Deutschland (2011)
  8. Das System - Alles verstehen heißt alles verzeihen (2011)
  9. Der Kategorische Imperativ (2011)
  10. Des Wahnsinns fetteste Beute (2011)
  11. Little Spain (2011)
  12. "5 jaar later" (2008) {(#3.3)}
  13. "Democracy Now!" (2001) {(2011-05-31)}
  14. "Dorfers Donnerstalk" (2004) {Die letzte Chance}
  15. "Entweder Broder - Die Deutschlandsafari" (2010) {Guck mal, wer die Erde rettet (#2.3)}
  16. "Günther Jauch" (2011) {Der Kampf um den Euro (#1.3)}
  17. "Neues aus der Anstalt" (2007) {Ein Tag nach der Weihnachtsfeier (#5.8)}
  18. "Neues aus der Anstalt" (2007) {Wirre Zeiten (#5.3)}
  19. "Putin, Russia and the West" (2011) {War (#1.3)}
  20. Lola - Der Deutsche Filmpreis 2010 (2010) (TV)
  21. Russian Lessons (2010)
  22. "Dorfers Donnerstalk" (2004) {(#5.33)}
  23. "Logo!" (1988) {(2010-04-09)}
  24. "Neues aus der Anstalt" (2007) {Spendengala (#4.3)}
  25. "The Onion News Network" (2007) {Obama Caught Lip-Syncing Speech}
  26. "Willkommen Österreich" (2007) {(#1.122)}
  27. Die Partei (2009)
  28. In Berlin (2009)
  29. Kriegsversprechen (2009) (V)
  30. Les arbitres (2009)
  31. Wahlarena - Zuschauer fragen Angela Merkel (2009) (TV)
  32. Will Ferrell: You're Welcome America - A Final Night with George W Bush (2009) (TV)
  33. "Anne Will" (2007) {Kanzlerin in der Krise - Angela Merkel bei Anne Will (#1.69)}
  34. "Dorfers Donnerstalk" (2004) {(#5.19)}
  35. "Harald Schmidt" (2004) {(#4.2)}
  36. "Mein Deutschland" (2009) {Risse in der Mauer (1977-1990) (#1.3)}
  37. "Neues aus der Anstalt" (2007) {Auftakt ins Superwahljahr 2009 (#3.1)}
  38. "Neues aus der Anstalt" (2007) {Geschichtsträchtige Zeiten (#3.9)}
  39. "Schroeder!" (2007) {(#3.2)}
  40. Max Planck: Umsturz mit Melancholie (2008) (TV)
  41. Srpnová noc: Prímý prenos z minulosti (2008) (TV)
  42. The Day the Earth Stood Still (2008)
  43. "Mitternachtsspitzen" (1988) {20 Jahre Mitternachtsspitzen}
  44. "Neues aus der Anstalt" (2007) {(#2.4)}
  45. "Neues aus der Anstalt" (2007) {Kleine Nachfeier der Fußball-EM (#2.6)}
  46. "Neues aus der Anstalt" (2007) {Turbulente Zeiten (#2.8)}
  47. Der Geist des Geldes (2007)
  48. Endgame: Blueprint for Global Enslavement (2007) (V)
  49. Unter falscher Flagge (2007) (V)
  50. "20 heures le journal" (1981) {(2007-05-07)}
  51. "20 heures le journal" (1981) {(2007-06-28)}
  52. "BBC Four News" (2002) {(2007-03-09)}
  53. "Darüber lacht die Welt" (1998) {Best of}
  54. "Dorfers Donnerstalk" (2004) {(#5.3)}
  55. "El hormiguero" (2006) {(#3.49)}
  56. "Extra Drei" (1976) {(2007-11-14)}
  57. "Krügers Woche" (2007) {(#1.6)}
  58. "M: Monitor" (1965) {(#43.14)}
  59. "Neues aus der Anstalt" (2007) {(#1.2)}
  60. "Neues aus der Anstalt" (2007) {(#1.3)}
  61. "Neues aus der Anstalt" (2007) {(#1.8)}
  62. "Neues aus der Anstalt" (2007) {(#1.9)}
  63. "Neues aus der Anstalt" (2007) {Große Erfolge (#1.6)}
  64. "Neues aus der Anstalt" (2007) {Jahresabschluss-Therapie (#1.10)}
  65. "Neues aus der Anstalt" (2007) {Terror (#1.7)}
  66. "Quer... durch die Woche" (1997) {(2007-11-29)}
  67. "Stern TV" (1990) {Best of Stern TV - Die 750. Sendung (#1.750)}
  68. "Zapp" (2002) {(2007-10-24)}
  69. "Zapp" (2002) {(2007-11-07)}
  70. "2006 FIFA World Cup" (2006)
  71. Deutschland. Ein Sommermärchen (2006)
  72. Die Kanzlerin (2006) (TV)
  73. "Beckmann" (1999) {(2006-12-11)}
  74. "Canada A.M." (1972) {(2006-03-03)}
  75. "Canada A.M." (1972) {(2006-05-03)}
  76. FIFA World Cup 2006: Final Draw (2005) (TV)
  77. "Beckmann" (1999) {(2005-01-10)}
  78. "De wereld draait door" (2005) {Kickoff (#1.1)}
  79. "Die 100 nervigsten..." (2004) {...Deutschen 2005 (#2.3)}
  80. "Dorfers Donnerstalk" (2004) {(#3.3)}
  81. "Dorfers Donnerstalk" (2004) {Best of (#3.10)}
  82. "Menschen" (1982) {Menschen 2005}
  83. "TV total" (1999) {(2005-05-24)}
  84. "TV total" (1999) {(2005-05-25)}
  85. "Berlin Mitte" (1999) {Machtfragen - Das Duell Merkel gegen Müntefering bei 'Berlin Mitte'}
  86. Denk ich an Deutschland - Herr Wichmann von der CDU (2003)
  87. "Ein Herz für Kinder" (1978) {25 Jahre 'Ein Herz für Kinder'}
  88. "Gabi Bauer" (2002) {(2003-03-26)}
  89. "Sabine Christiansen" (1998) {Duell der Zuchtmeister - Merkel gegen Müntefering! (#6.34)}
  90. "Die Johannes B. Kerner Show" (1998) {(2002-01-25)}
  91. "Gabi Bauer" (2002) {(2002-05-01)}
  92. "Sabine Christiansen" (1998) {Blauer Brief & rote Zahlen! Deutschland unter Druck... (#5.5)}
  93. "Sabine Christiansen" (1998) {Hochwasserkatastrophe - Die Flut und die Folgen... (#5.27)}
  94. "Sabine Christiansen" (1998) {Sabiene Christiansen - Der ARD Jahresrückblick 2002 (#5.44)}
  95. "Beckmann" (1999) {(2000-09-11)}
  96. "III nach neun" (1974) {(2000-01-14)}
  97. "Sabine Christiansen" (1998) {Eine schöne Bescherung! Deutschland zur Jahrtausendwende (#2.46)}
  98. "NDR Talk Show" (1979) {(1992-06-03)}

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