Konrad Adenauer
Biography

1876
Born in Cologne
1917-1933
Lord Mayor of Cologne
1921-1933
President of the Prussian State Council
1933
Dismissal from the office of Lord Mayor
1933-1945
Withdrawal to private life, repeated imprisonment
1937
Move into his Rhöndorf residence
1945
Lord Mayor of Cologne
1946
Election to chairmanship of the CDU in the British Zone
1946-1950
Member of the state parliament of North Rhine-Westphalia
1948-1949
President of the Parliamentary Council
1949-1963
Federal Chancellor
1951-1955
Federal Chancellor and Foreign Minister
1950-1966 National Chairman of the CDU
1967 Died in Rhöndorf