Brigitte Zypries

1953 - Today

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Brigitte Zypries (born 16 November 1953) is a German lawyer and politician of the Social Democratic Party (SPD). Between 2017 and 2018, she served as Minister for Economics and Energy in the government of Chancellor Angela Merkel; she was the first woman to hold that office in German history. Zypries had previously been Parliamentary State Secretary since December 2013, charged with the coordination of Germany's aviation and space policies. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Brigitte Zypries has received more than 72,755 page views. Her biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 21 in 2019). Brigitte Zypries is the 15,289th most popular politician (down from 13,730th in 2019), the 4,573rd most popular biography from Germany (down from 4,159th in 2019) and the 1,204th most popular Politician.

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Among politicians, Brigitte Zypries ranks 15,289 out of 15,577Before her are Nagamichi Kuroda, Emil Stang, Carlos Alvarado Quesada, Grasulf II of Friuli, Igor Korobov, and Fernando Chui. After her are Salustiano de Olózaga y Almandoz, Nikica Valentić, Émile Fisseux, John Lawrence, 1st Baron Lawrence, Oliver Ellsworth, and Aneurin Bevan.

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Among people born in 1953, Brigitte Zypries ranks 372Before her are Kay Lenz, David Gulpilil, Raúl Ramírez, Ditmar Jakobs, Dražen Mužinić, and Alex Grey. After her are Adel Safar, Željko Jerkov, Robert Beltran, Christian Lopez, Jean-Louis Gasset, and Georg Friedrich Haas.

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In Germany

Among people born in Germany, Brigitte Zypries ranks 4,573 out of 6,142Before her are Ditmar Jakobs (1953), Bernd Lucke (1962), Fritz Schwab (1919), Marco Bode (1969), Wolfgang Paul (1940), and Leni Schmidt (1906). After her are Christian Danner (1958), Erwin Teufel (1939), Tom Starke (1981), Dieter Hecking (1964), Douglas Coupland (1961), and Ferdinand von Schirach (1964).

Among POLITICIANS In Germany

Among politicians born in Germany, Brigitte Zypries ranks 1,204Before her are Georg Ferdinand Duckwitz (1904), Walter Brack (1880), Matthias Platzeck (1953), Frank Kugler (1879), Erwin Huber (1943), and Bernd Lucke (1962). After her are Erwin Teufel (1939), Princess Louise Charlotte of Saxe-Altenburg (1873), Andrea Nahles (1970), Frauke Petry (1975), Bärbel Bas (1968), and Annette Schavan (1955).

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