Annemarie Renger

Annemarie Renger, geb. Wildung, (* 7. October 1919 in Leipzig) is a German politician (SPD). Since 1965 it lives in upper winters.

She was from 1972 to 1976 president of the German federal daily and from 1976 to 1990 vice-president of theGerman federal daily.

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training and occupation

after the attendance of the Lyzeums completed it publishing house teaches and was then until 1945 asPublishing house purchase woman in Berlin actively.

Afterwards it worked briefly as a private secretary of the SPD chairman Schumacher up to its death 1952. Besides it led the office of the SPD party executive committee starting from 1946 in Berlin.


1938 married it Emil Ernst Renger, who already fell 1944. Outthis marriage came her the 1998 deceased son Rolf. Starting from 1965 Annemarie Renger was then in second marriage married with Aleksandar Loncarevic, which deceased to 1973.

a party

since 1945 is Annemarie Renger member of the SPD. Until 1973 it was member in the SPD Federal Administration as well as inPresidency of the SPD. From 1979 to 1983 it was member of the control commission of the SPD. Renger belonged beside Egon Franke to the prominent heads of the so-called. “Kanalarbeiterriege “in the SPD.

With the Federal President choice 1979 it began as a candidate of the SPD, was however also subject431 voices the candidate of the Union parties Karl Carstens, which received 528 voices. The 66 representatives of the FDP in the Presidential Election Council had contained of the voice.


1953 was selected it into the German Bundestag. Was from 1959 to 1966 it in additionMember of the advisory meeting of the Council of Europe and the WEU.

From 1969 to 1972 she was parliamentary business guide of SPD Bundestag of the parliamentary group and thus the first woman at all, which drew into the closer parliamentary group executive committee of the SPD faction.

After the SPD after the election to the Bundestag 1972 for the first time the strongestParliamentary group placed, became it to 13. December 1972 as a first woman into the office of the president of the German federal daily selected. At the same time she was also a chairman of the “sub-commission household” and the “commission for questions of the taxation of the delegate parliamentary allowance” of the Council of Elders of the federal daily and also the common one Committee according to the article 53a of the Basic Law. After the election to the Bundestag 1976 again CDU and CSU placed the strongest parliamentary group and Annemarie Renger from Karl Carstens were replaced. Renger was selected to the vice-president of the federal daily. This office dressed it up to its separating from thatGerman Bundestag in December 1990 and chairman of various commissions of the Bundestag Council of Elders was also in this time. Of 24. June 1977 to 1983 was Renger in addition stv. Chairman of the foreign committee of the federal daily.

Together with 20 further parliamentary group colleagues (among other things Dieter Haack, Karl Ahrens, Hans Matthöfer and Egon Franke) of the right SPD wing tuned her to 22. November 1983 the parliamentary group request to the NATO double resolution in the Bundestag not too and released with it a heavy internal crisis with the Social Democrats.

social commitment

since 1985 is Renger president of the Worker Samariter federation. From 1987 to 1998 she was a supervisory board chairman McDonald's child assistance. From 1991 to 1995 she was a chairman of the “combination of former members of the German federal daily and the European parliament registered association”.

She is a chairman of the central association of democratic resistance fighter and pursuit organizations and president of the short Schumacher society.


Annemarie Renger 1992 were distinguished together with Hildegard Hamm Brücher with the Buber Rosenzweig medal.


  • social-democracy and parliament, in: Contributions to one-time jobs of the “draft of a economic-political orientation framework for the years 1973-1985”, Bonn bath Godesberg, 1973, pages 29 to37.
  • Parliamentarian inside in the European meetings, in: Wolf earlyon, science and conception of the world. Anniversary publication for Hertha Firnberg, Vienna, 1975, pages 49 to 56.
  • (with Karl Carstens, Alfred Ollesch) self understanding. The Bundestag in the mirror of three debate contributions, Bonn, 1977.
  • The conference thatEuropean parliament presidents - origin and goals, in: Heinz rose farmer, Volkmar giving ore, parliamentarism and federalism. Anniversary publication for Rudolf Hanauer from cause its 70. Birthday, Munich, 1978, pages 184 to 189.
  • Entitled criticism keeps alive. The Bundestag remained flexibly and reform ready, in: Hartmut Klatt, the Bundestag in the condition structure of the Federal Republic of Germany, Bonn, 1980, pages 141 to 144.
  • Necessity and forms for a parliamentary planning company, in: Jürgen Jekewitz, Michael Melzer, Wolfgang toe, politics as lived condition. Anniversary publication for Friedrich shepherd,Opladen, 1980, pages 87 to 92.
  • Fascinated of politics. Contributions at time, Stuttgart, 1981.
  • The central place of the policy, in: Kind of hitting a corner shrubs, parliamentary democracy. Anniversary publication for Helmut Schellknecht to 65. Birthday, Heidelberg, 1984, pages 3 to 8.
  • A fascinating task, in: Rupert send, the President of the Bundestag, 9. Edition, Stuttgart, 1987, pages 117 to 122.
  • Does the state of the Basic Law elements of direct democracy need?, in: Philipp Jenninger, undaunted for Europe. Anniversary publication for dock Uwe von Hassel to 75. Birthday, Baden-Baden, 1988, pages 339to 345.
  • Forty years German Bundestag. Experiences and yardsticks, in: From politics and contemporary history, 1989, number 37/38, pages 7 to 12.
  • A political life. Memories, Stuttgart, 1993.

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