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List of Ministers-President of Baden-Württemberg

This is a list of the men who have served in the capacity of Minister-President or equivalent office in Baden, Württemberg and Baden-Württemberg from the 19th century to the present.

Contents

BadenEdit

Ministers-President of the Grand Duchy of BadenEdit

Presidents of the Republic of BadenEdit

Political Party:   SPD   Zentrum   DDP   NSDAP

Portrait Name
(Birth–Death)
Term of Office Political Party
Took Office Left Office Days
  Anton Geiss
(1858–1944)
10 November 1918 14 August 1920 643 Social Democratic Party of Germany
  Gustav Trunk
(1871–1936)
1st term
14 August 1920 23 November 1921 466 Centre Party
  Hermann Hummel
(1876–1952)
23 November 1921 23 November 1922 365 German Democratic Party
  Adam Remmele
(1877–1951)
1st term
23 November 1922 23 November 1923 365 Social Democratic Party of Germany
  Heinrich Köhler
(1878–1949)
1st term
23 November 1923 23 November 1924 366 Centre Party
  Willy Hellpach
(1877–1955)
23 November 1924 23 November 1925 365 German Democratic Party
  Gustav Trunk
(1871–1936)
2nd term
23 November 1925 23 November 1926 365 Centre Party
  Heinrich Köhler
(1878–1949)
2nd term
23 November 1926 3 February 1927 72 Centre Party
  Gustav Trunk
(1871–1936)
3rd term
3 February 1927 23 November 1927 293 Centre Party
  Adam Remmele
(1877–1951)
2nd term
23 November 1927 23 November 1928 366 Social Democratic Party of Germany
  Josef Schmitt
(1874–1939)
1st term
23 November 1928 20 November 1930 727 Centre Party
  Franz Josef Wittemann
(1866–1931)
20 November 1930 10 September 1931 294 Centre Party
  Josef Schmitt
(1874–1939)
2nd term
10 September 1931 11 March 1933 548 Centre Party
  Robert Heinrich Wagner
(1895–1946)
Reichkomissar 3 National Socialist German Workers' Party
8 March 1933 11 March 1933
Präsident 58
11 March 1933 8 May 1933
Reichsstatthalter c. 4360
5 May 1933 April 1945
  Walter Köhler
(1897–1989)
Ministerpräsident c. 4360 National Socialist German Workers' Party
8 May 1933 April 1945

WürttembergEdit

Ministers-President of the Kingdom of WürttembergEdit

Presidents of the Free People's State of WürttembergEdit

Political Party:   SPD   DDP   DNVP   Zentrum   NSDAP   None

Portrait Name
(Birth–Death)
Term of Office Political Party
Took Office Left Office Days
  Wilhelm Blos
(1849–1927)
9 November 1918 23 June 1920 592 Social Democratic Party of Germany
  Johannes von Hieber
(1862–1951)
23 June 1920 8 April 1924 1385 German Democratic Party
  Eduard Rau
(1868–1953)
Acting President
8 April 1924 3 June 1924 56 Non-partisan
  Wilhelm Bazille
(1874–1934)
3 June 1924 8 June 1928 1466 German National People's Party
  Eugen Bolz
(1881–1945)
8 June 1928 15 March 1933 1741 Centre Party
  Wilhelm Murr
(1888–1945)
Reichskommissar 7 National Socialist German Workers' Party
8 March 1933 15 March 1933
Präsident 58
15 March 1933 12 May 1933
Reichsstatthalter 4368
5 May 1933 20 April 1945
  Christian Mergenthaler
(1884–1980)
12 May 1933 April 1945 c. 4360 National Socialist German Workers' Party

Württemberg since 1945Edit

Political Party:   FDP   SPD   CDU

Portrait Name
(Birth–Death)
Term of Office Political Party
Took Office Left Office Days
Minister-President of Württemberg-Baden
  Reinhold Maier
(1889–1971)
19 September 1945 25 April 1952 2410 Free Democratic Party
Ministers-President of Württemberg-Hohenzollern
  Carlo Schmid
(1896–1979)
16 October 1945 22 July 1947 644 Social Democratic Party of Germany
  Lorenz Bock
(1883–1948)
22 July 1947 3 August 1948 378 Christian Democratic Union
  Carlo Schmid
(1896–1979)
Acting Minister-President
4 August 1948 13 August 1948 9 Social Democratic Party of Germany
  Gebhard Müller
(1900–1990)
13 August 1948 25 April 1952 1351 Christian Democratic Union

Baden-WürttembergEdit

Political Party:   FDP   CDU   Alliance '90/The Greens

Portrait Name
(Birth–Death)
Term of Office Political Party
Took Office Left Office Days
Ministers-President of Baden-Württemberg
  Reinhold Maier
(1889–1971)
25 April 1952 30 September 1953 523 Free Democratic Party
  Gebhard Müller
(1900–1990)
30 September 1953 17 December 1958 1904 Christian Democratic Union
  Kurt Georg Kiesinger
(1904–1988)
17 December 1958 1 December 1966 2906 Christian Democratic Union
  Hans Filbinger
(1913–2007)
16 December 1966 30 August 1978 4275 Christian Democratic Union
  Lothar Späth
(1937–2016)
30 August 1978 22 January 1991 4528 Christian Democratic Union
  Erwin Teufel
(born 1939)
22 January 1991 21 April 2005 5203 Christian Democratic Union
  Günther Oettinger
(born 1953)
21 April 2005 10 February 2010 1756 Christian Democratic Union
  Stefan Mappus
(born 1966)
10 February 2010 12 May 2011 456 Christian Democratic Union
  Winfried Kretschmann
(born 1948)
12 May 2011 Incumbent 2680 Alliance '90/The Greens

See alsoEdit