Rudi Adams
Member of the Bundestag
In office
8 December 1966 – 4 November 1980
Personal details
Born(1919-11-10)10 November 1919
Died25 May 2013(2013-05-25) (aged 101)
Political partySocial Democratic
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Rudi Adams (November 10, 1919 – May 25, 2013) was a German politician of the Social Democratic Party (SPD) and former member of the German Bundestag.[1]


Adams joined the SPD in 1948. Rudi Adams entered the Bundestag in 1966 via the state list of North Rhine-Westphalia and thereafter always as a directly elected member of parliament for the constituency of Cologne-Land. From 1970 to 1979 Adams was also a member of the European Parliament, of which he was vice-president from 1977 until his retirement.



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