Carl Goerdeler

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Carl Friedrich Goerdeler
Bundesarchiv Bild 146-1993-069-06, Carl Friedrich Goerdeler.jpg
Born (1884-07-31)31 July 1884
Schneidemühl, Germany (modern Piła, Poland)

2 February 1945(1945-02-02)

(aged 60)
Berlin, Germany
Nationality German
Occupation Politician, civil servant, executive & economist.
Known for One of the leaders of the conservative widerstand movement in Nazi Germany
Political party DNVP
Religion Lutheran
Spouse(s) Anneliese Ulrich
Children 5 (e.g. Reinhard Goerdeler)

Carl Friedrich Goerdeler (31 July 1884 – 2 February 1945) was a monarchist conservative German politician, executive, economist, civil servant, and opponent of the Nazi regime. If a plan to kill Adolf Hitler on 20 July 1944 had succeeded, Goerdeler would have served as the Chancellor of the new government.