Biography - A Short Wiki
Angela Merkel is a politician from Germany who is the leader of the Christian Democratic Union since 2000. She is currently the Chancellor of Germany and has been in that post since 2005. She is the European Union’s ‘de facto’ leader. Merkel became a politician in 1989 and has won elections since 1990. She is one of the most powerful women leaders in the world and has also served as the President of the European Council.
Here is a short summary of Angela Merkel's career:
In 1986, Angela Merkel received a doctorate. Later, she started working as a researcher and used to publish several papers. After the fall of the Berlin Wall, she decided to have a career in politics. She contested the 1990 federal election and was elected to Bundestag.
|Husband/Spouse (Name):||Joachim Sauer (m. 1998), Ulrich Merkel (m. 1977–1982|
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Nationality, Net Worth and Other Facts
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|Full/Real Name||Angela Dorothea Merkel|
|Age (as of today)||69 years|
|Date of Birth||July 17, 1954|
|Place of Birth||Hamburg, Germany|
|Height||1.65 m, 5 feet 5 inches|
|Net Worth / Wealth||$14 million|
|Occupation||Chancellor Of Germany, Member of the Bundestag, Politician|
Height, Weight, and Age
Angela Merkel's height is pretty average measuring 1.65 m. As of today, August 15, 2023, Angela Merkel is 69 years old.
"It is always the case that when something emerges - which, of course, from the perspective of the former West Germany looks very different - then people say, 'She hasn't told us this yet' and 'She hasn't told us that yet.' I don't know - maybe there are other things I didn't talk about because no one ever asked me."Angela Merkel
"We feel bound to the Christian image of humanity - that is what defines us. Those who do not accept this are in the wrong place here."Angela Merkel
"The 'community method' can only be applied in those areas in which the European Union actually has competence. Where the community has no competence, the 'community method' clearly cannot be applied."Angela Merkel
"During the course of 1989, more and more East Germans lost their fears of the state's repression and chicanery and went out on the streets. There was no turning back then. It is thanks to their courage the Wall was opened."Angela Merkel
"We work well together with the United Kingdom - particularly, perhaps, when we talk about new rules for the European Union."Angela Merkel