Martin Blank
Member of the Bundestag
In office
7 September 1949 – 6 October 1957
Member of the European Parliament
In office
16 July 1952 – 29 October 1957
Personal details
Born(1897-02-05)5 February 1897
Died11 March 1972(1972-03-11) (aged 75)
Political partyFDP

Martin Blank (February 5, 1897 – March 11, 1972) was a German politician of the Free Democratic Party (FDP) and former member of the German Bundestag.[1]


Blank had been a member of the German Bundestag since the first federal election in 1949 until 1957. From 1953 until he left the party, he was Parliamentary Secretary of the FDP parliamentary group. From 16 July 1952 to 29 October 1957 Blank was also a member of the European Parliament, where he was chairman of the Committee on Budget and Administration.


Herbst, Ludolf; Jahn, Bruno (2002). Vierhaus, Rudolf (ed.). Biographisches Handbuch der Mitglieder des Deutschen Bundestages. 1949–2002 [Biographical Handbook of the Members of the German Bundestag. 1949–2002] (in German). München: De Gruyter - De Gruyter Saur. p. 1715. ISBN 978-3-11-184511-1.


  1. ^ "Die Mitglieder des Deutschen Bundestages - 1.-13. Wahlperiode: Alphabetisches Gesamtverzeichnis; Stand: 28. Februar 1998" [The members of the German Bundestag - 1st - 13th term of office: Alphabetical complete index] (PDF). (in German). Deutscher Bundestag, Wissenschaftliche Dienste des Bundestages (WD 3/ZI 5). 1998-02-28. Retrieved 2020-05-21.