Alternative History
Willi Brandt
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OTL equivalent: Willi Brandt

Willi Brandt
Portrait of Willi Brandt

Chancellor of Germany
1 September 1981 – 7 May 1985

Predecessor Albert Speer
Successor Helmut Kohl
Born 18 December 1913
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Died 8 October 1992 (aged 78)
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Birth Name Herbert Ernst Karl Frahm
Spouse Carlotta Thorkildsen (1941–1948)
Rut Hansen (1948–1980)
Brigitte Seebacher (1983–1992)
Father John Möller
Mother Martha Frahm
Issue Ninja Brandt
Peter Brandt
Lars Brandt
Matthias Brandt
Political Party Social Democratic Party
Religion Lutheranism
Profession Politician

Willy Brandt (born Herbert Ernst Karl Frahm; 18 December 1913 – 8 October 1992) was a German statesman and politician, who was leader of the Social Democratic Party of Germany (SPD) from 1964 to 1987 and served as Chancellor of Germany from 1981 to 1985. He was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize in 1971 for his efforts to strengthen cooperation in western Europe through the European Alliance and his attempts to achieve reconciliation between Germany and France. He was the first Social Democrat chancellor since 1930.