Walter Hallstein

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BornWalther Peter Hallstein
1901-11-17
Mainz, Germany
Died1982-03-29 (Age 80)
Stuttgart, Germany
NationalityGerman
Alma materFriedrich Wilhelm University
PartyChristian Democratic Union

Employment.png Member of the Bundestag

In office
28 September 1969 - 19 November 1972
Succeeded byWolfgang Schäuble

Employment.png President of the European Commission Wikipedia-icon.png

In office
7 January 1958 - 30 June 1967
Succeeded byJean Rey

Walter Hallstein was a German politician who was the first president of the European Commission.

Career

On the 1st January 1958 Hallsein became the first president of the European Commission. He held this post for ten years and during this period he advocated the establishment of the Common Market.

17 November 1901|29 March 1982| 

Events Participated in

EventStartEndLocation(s)
Bilderberg/1955 September23 September 195525 September 1955Germany
Garmisch-Partenkirchen
Bilderberg/195611 May 195613 May 1956Denmark
Fredensborg
Bilderberg/195813 September 195815 September 1958United Kingdom
Buxton


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