Heinrich Lübke

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Heinrich Lübke
Heinrich Lübke in 1959
President of Germany
In office
13 September 1959 – 30 June 1969
Chancellor Konrad Adenauer
Ludwig Erhard
Kurt Georg Kiesinger
Preceded by Theodor Heuss
Succeeded by Gustav Heinemann
Personal details
Born 14 October 1894(1894-10-14)
Enkhausen, German Empire
Died 6 April 1972(1972-04-06) (aged 77)
Bonn, FR Germany
Nationality German
Political party Centre Party (Zentrumspartei) (1930–1933)
Christian Democratic Union (1945–1972)
Spouse(s) Wilhelmine Lübke (1885–1981)
Religion Roman Catholicism
Signature
Heinrich Lübke, 1966

Heinrich Lübke (October 14, 1894 – April 6, 1972) was the second President of the Federal Republic of Germany. He was President from 1959 to 1969.