Carl Vaugoin

Carl Vaugoin (8 July 1873, Vienna – 10 June 1949, Krems/Donau) was an Austrian official and politician of the Christian Social Party. He served as Defense Minister in 15 Austrian cabinets from 1921 to 1933, from 1929 to 1930 also as Vice Chancellor of Austria, and as Chancellor of Austria for about two months in 1930.

Carl Vaugoin
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Chancellor of Austria
In office
30 September 1930 – 4 December 1930
PresidentWilhelm Miklas
Vice-ChancellorRichard Schmitz
Preceded byJohann Schober
Succeeded byOtto Ender
Vice-Chancellor of Austria
In office
26 September 1929 – 30 September 1930
ChancellorJohann Schober
Preceded byVinzenz Schumy
Succeeded byRichard Schmitz
Minister of Defence
In office
28 April 1921 – 21 September 1933
Preceded byWalter Breisky
Succeeded byEngelbert Dollfuß
Personal details
Born(1873-07-08)8 July 1873
Vienna, Austria-Hungary
Died10 June 1949(1949-06-10) (aged 75)
Krems an der Donau, Austria
Political partyChristian Social Party

LiteratureEdit

  • Jedlicka, Ludwig: Ein Heer im Schatten der Parteien. Hermann Bohlaus Nachf, 1955, ISBN 978-3-20508020-6.
  • Staudinger, Anton: Carl Vaugoins Bemühungen um Suprematie der Christlichsozialen in Österreich 1930–32. Dissertation, Wien 1965.
  • Weissensteiner, Friedrich, Weinzierl, Erika (Hrsg.): Die österreichischen Bundeskanzler. Österreichischer Bundesverlag, Wien 1983, ISBN 978-3-21504669-8.

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Political offices
Preceded by Chancellor of Austria
1930
Succeeded by