Volker Hauff
Volker hauff 2008.jpg
Hauff in 2008
Federal Minister of Transport
In office
6 November 1980 – 1 October 1982
Preceded byKurt Gscheidle
Succeeded byWerner Dollinger
Federal Minister of Research and Technology
In office
16 February 1978 – 4 November 1980
Preceded byHans Matthöfer
Succeeded byAndreas von Bülow
Personal details
Born (1940-08-09) 9 August 1940 (age 81)
Backnang, Nazi Germany
Political partySocial Democratic Party of Germany (SPD)

Volker Hauff (born 9 August 1940) is a German politician of the Social Democratic Party (SPD).

Political career

Since 1959, Hauff has been a member of the SPD. From 1969 to 1989 he was a member of the Bundestag.

Hauff served as Federal Minister of Research and Technology from 1978 to 1980, Federal Minister of Transport from 1980 to 1982 and Mayor of Frankfurt am Main from 1989 to 1991. He is a descendant of the Swabian poet Wilhelm Hauff.[1]

Other activities



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