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List of governors of Carinthia

This is a list of governors of the Austrian state of Carinthia:

Governor of Carinthia
Landeshauptleute von Kärnten
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Incumbent
Peter Kaiser

since 28 March 2013
Constituting instrumentConstitution of Austria

Austro-Hungarian Empire (1861–1918)Edit

Presidents of the province of Carinthia, assisted by Provincial Governors
President From To Provincial Governor
Franz Freiherr von Schluga 1861 1867 Georg Graf von Thurn-Valsassina (1861)
Johann Anton Graf von Goëss (1861–1876)
Count Karl Sigmund von Hohenwart 1867 1868
Guido Graf von Kübeck 1868 1870
Kaspar Graf von Lodron-Laterano 1870 1870
Alois Freiherr von Ceschi a Santa Croce 1870 1872
Kaspar Graf von Lodron-Laterano 1873 1880
Johann Stieger (1876–1884)
Franz Freiherr von Schmidt-Zabiérow 1880 1897
Joseph Erwein (1884–1897)
Otto Ritter Fraydt von Fraydenegg 1897 1903 Zeno Graf von Goëss (1897–1909)
Robert Freiherr von Hein 1903 1912
Leopold Freiherr von Aichelburg-Labia (1909–1918)

AustriaEdit

Portrait Name
(Born-Died)
Term Political Party
Took office Left office Duration
First Republic
Arthur Lemisch [de]
(1865–1953)
11 November 191822 July 19212 years, 253 days Independent
Florian Gröger [de]
(1871–1927)
22 July 19216 November 19232 years, 107 days SPÖ
Vinzenz Schumy [de]
(1878–1962)
6 November 192315 June 19273 years, 221 days Landbund
Arthur Lemisch [de]
(1865–1953)
15 June 192721 January 19313 years, 220 days Independent
Ferdinand Kernmaier [de]
(1884–1941)
22 January 193116 February 19343 years, 25 days Landbund
Silvester Leer [de]
(1857–1941)
16 February 19347 March 193419 days CS
Austrofascism
Ludwig Hülgerth
(1875–1939)
7 March 19343 November 19362 years, 241 days Heimatblock
VF
Arnold Sucher [de]
(1898–1983)
3 November 193611 March 19381 year, 128 days VF
Nazi Germany
(Reichsstatthalter and Gauleiter of the Reichsgau of Carinthia)
Wladimir von Pawlowski
(1891–1961)
11 March 19381 June 193882 days NSDAP
Hubert Klausner
(1892–1939)
1 June 193812 February 1939256 days NSDAP
Wladimir von Pawlowski
(1891–1961)
12 February 19391 December 19412 years, 292 days NSDAP
Friedrich Rainer
(1903–1947)
1 December 19417 May 19453 years, 157 days NSDAP
Second Republic
Hans Piesch [de]
(1889–1966)
8 May 194525 April 19471 year, 352 days SPÖ
Ferdinand Wedenig [de]
(1896–1975)
25 April 194712 April 196517 years, 352 days SPÖ
Hans Sima
(1918–2006)
12 April 196512 April 19749 years, 0 days SPÖ
Leopold Wagner
(1927–2008)
19 April 197427 September 198814 years, 161 days SPÖ
Peter Ambrozy [de]
(born 1946)
27 September 198821 April 1989206 days SPÖ
Jörg Haider
(1950–2008)
21 April 198921 June 19912 years, 61 days FPÖ
Christof Zernatto [de]
(born 1949)
21 June 19918 April 19997 years, 291 days ÖVP
Jörg Haider
(1950–2008)
8 April 199911 October 2008 †9 years, 186 days FPÖ
BZÖ
Gerhard Dörfler
(born 1955)
23 October 200828 March 20134 years, 156 days BZÖ
FPK
Peter Kaiser
(born 1958)
28 March 2013Incumbent6 years, 227 days SPÖ