Alexander Gauland

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Alexander Gauland

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Leader of the Alternative for Germany
Assumed office
2 December 2017
Serving with Jörg Meuthen
Preceded byFrauke Petry
Leader of the Alternative for Germany in the Bundestag
Assumed office
28 September 2017
Serving with Alice Weidel
Preceded byOffice established
Member of the Bundestag for Brandenburg
Assumed office
24 October 2017
Personal details
Born
Alexander Eberhardt Gauland

(1941-02-20) 20 February 1941 (age 78)
Chemnitz, Saxony, German Reich
Political partyAlternative for Germany (2013–present)
Other political
affiliations
Christian Democratic Union (1973–2013)
Domestic partnerCarola Hein
Children2
Alma materUniversity of Marburg

Alexander Eberhardt Gauland (born 20 February 1941) is a German politician, journalist and lawyer. He is the Leader of the German political party Alternative for Germany (AfD) in the Bundestag since September 2017 and Co Leader of the party since December 2017.

He has been a Member of the Bundestag (MdB) since September 2017. Gauland was the party's co-founder and is its federal spokesman and the party leader for the state of Brandenburg.[1]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Bewerbungsprofil für Kandidaten für die Landtagswahl 2014 in Brandenburg Alexander Gauland" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 5 March 2016. Retrieved 29 May 2017. Cite uses deprecated parameter |dead-url= (help)