Wolfgang Clement

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Wolfgang Clement
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Wolfgang Clement
Federal Minister of Economics and Labour
In office
2002–2005
Preceded byWerner Müller (Economics)
Walter Riester (Labour)
Succeeded byMichael Glos (Economics)
Franz Müntefering (Labour)
Minister President of North Rhine-Westphalia
In office
27 May 1998 – 22 October 2002
Preceded byJohannes Rau
Succeeded byPeer Steinbrück
Personal details
Born(1940-07-07)7 July 1940
Bochum, Nazi Germany
Died27 September 2020(2020-09-27) (aged 80)
Bonn, Germany
NationalityGerman
Alma materUniversity of Marburg

Wolfgang Clement (7 July 1940 – 27 September 2020) was a German politician. Clement was a member of the Social Democratic Party of Germany (SPD). He was the 7th Minister President of the state of North Rhine-Westphalia from 27 May 1998 to 22 October 2002 and Federal Minister for Economic Affairs and Labour from 2002 to 2005.

Clement died of lung cancer in Bonn, Germany on 27 September 2020 at the age of 80.[1]

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