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Peter Schmidhuber

Peter Schmidhuber was a German politician. He was a member of the CSU party. Schmidhuber was born in Munich. He was a member of the Munich city council from 1960 to 1966. From 1965 to 1969 and again from 1972 to 1978, he was a member of the Bunde ...

                                               

Alfred Schmidt

Alfred Schmidt was a German philosopher. Schmidt studied history, English and philology at the Goethe University Frankfurt and later philosophy and sociology. Schmidt was professor of philosophy and sociology at the University of Frankfurt from 1 ...

                                               

Arno Schmidt

Arno Schmidt was a German author and translator. He was born in Hamburg, Germany. He is considered to be one of the most important postwar German authors. His writing "ranges from straightforward stories to writing that assails the reader with a ...

                                               

Klaus Schmidt (archaeologist)

Klaus Schmidt was a German archaeology professor. He led the excavations at Gobekli Tepe from 1996 to 2014. Schmidt was born in Feuchtwangen. He studied Prehistory and Early History and Classical Archaeology and Geology at the University of Heide ...

                                               

Boris Schnaiderman

Boris Solomonovitch Schnaiderman was a Brazilian translator, writer and essayist. He was of Jewish descent. He became a naturalized citizen of Brazil in 1941 and fought in World War II with the Brazilian Expeditionary Force. In 2003 he received t ...

                                               

Hugo Schnars-Alquist

Carl Wilhelm Hugo Schnars-Alquist was a German painter who painted scenes of the sea. He was born on October 29, 1855 Hamburg, Germany. His family were merchants and he started working as a merchant himself. Schnars-Alquist was a self-taught pain ...

                                               

Florian Schneider

Florian Schneider-Esleben was a German electronic pop singer and musician. He was best known as one of the founding members of the electronic band Kraftwerk. He was born in present-day Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany. David Bowie named a song after Sc ...

                                               

Hans Schneider (mathematician)

Hans Schneider was an Austrian-American mathematician, and James Joseph Sylvester Emeritus professor at the University of Wisconsin–Madison. He was the first president of the International Matrix Group and it successor, the International Linear A ...

                                               

Werner Schneyder

Werner Schneyder was an Austrian cabaret performer, journalist, writer, actor, stage director, television presenter and sports reporter. He performed cabaret in duo with Dieter Hildebrandt from 1974 to 1982. He presented Das aktuelle Sportstudio ...

                                               

Arp Schnitger

Arp Schnitger was a very important German builder of pipe organs. He mostly worked in Northern Europe, especially the Netherlands and Germany, where a number of his instruments survive to the present day. His organs are different from those of Go ...

                                               

Sander Schnitger

Alexander "Sander" Schnitger was a Dutch general in the Royal Netherlands Air Force. He was Commander of the Royal Netherlands Air Force from 2012 to 2016. Schnitger was born in Rotterdam. Schnitger was appointed Commander of Volkel Air Base in 2 ...

                                               

Felix Schnyder

Felix Schnyder was a Swiss lawyer and diplomat. He was Chairman of UNICEF in 1960 and United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees from 1960 to 1965.

                                               

Andreas Schockenhoff

Andreas Schockenhoff was a German politician of the CDU. From 1990 until his death in 2014, he served as a member of the German Bundestag. In the general election in 2013, he was elected the seventh consecutive year as a direct mandate for the fe ...

                                               

Wilhelm von Schoen

Wilhelm Eduard Freiherr von Schoen was a German diplomat and politician. Von Schoen was ambassador in Saint Petersburg and Paris. He handed the declaration of war to the French in 1914. From 1907 to 1910 he was Minister of Foreign Affairs. Von Sc ...

                                               

Jack Schofield (journalist)

Jack Schofield was a British technology journalist. He wrote the Ask Jack column for The Guardian and covered technology for the newspaper from 1983 to 2010. He edited photography and computing techniques and wrote many books on photography and o ...

                                               

Gordon Scholes

Gordon Glen Denton Scholes AO was an Australian politician. He was in the House of Representatives from 1967 to 1993, representing the Labor Party. Scholes was Speaker of the House of Representatives from 1975 to 1976, and then a minister in the ...

                                               

Peter Scholl-Latour

Peter Roman Scholl-Latour was a French-German journalist and publicist. He was born in Bochum, Germany. He was of Jewish descent. He was known for his books: Der Tod im Reisfeld 2001 He fought in the First Indochina War. Scholl-Latour died in Rho ...

                                               

Jorg Schonbohm

Jorg Schonbohm was a German politician. He was a member of the Christian Democratic Union of Germany. He was a retired Lieutenant General. He was the first commander of the Bundeswehr Eastern Command in 1990. In 1991 he became the Inspector of th ...

                                               

Arthur Schopenhauer

Arthur Schopenhauer was a German philosopher. He was influenced by Kant, Plato and eastern teachings, especially Buddhism and the Upanishads. Schopenhauer believed that the primary characteristic, or essence of all things - including human beings ...

                                               

Fritz Schosser

Fritz Schosser was a German politician. He was a member of the Social Democratic Party. He was the chairman of the Trade Union Confederation in Bavaria from 1990 and 2010. From 1992 to 1994, he was a member of the Bavarian Senate. He was elected ...

                                               

Dirk Bernard Joseph Schouten

Dirk Bernard Joseph Schouten was a Dutch economist. He served as Professor of General Economics and Economic History at Tilburg University. He was known for his work about macroeconomic modelling. Schouten was elected a member of the Royal Nether ...

                                               

Waldemar Schreckenberger

Waldemar Schreckenberger was a German lawyer, professor emeritus, and politician. He was born in Ludwigshafen. He was a member of the Christian Democratic Union of Germany. From 1981 to 1982, he served as Minister of Justice of Rhineland-Palatina ...

                                               

Peter Schreier

Peter Schreier was a German tenor and conductor. He was born in Meissen, Germany. Schreier made his professional debut in August 1959, playing the role of the First Prisoner in Fidelio by Beethoven. In 1963, he was employed by the Berlin State Op ...

                                               

Bert Schreuder

Albertus" Bert” Schreuder was a Dutch politician. He was Mayor of Puttershoek from 1963 to 1971, Gorinchem from 1971 to 1982 and of Amersfoort from 1982 to 1994. He was a member of the Partij van de Arbeid. Schreuder was born in Apeldoorn, Nether ...

                                               

Wolfgang Schreyer

Wolfgang Schreyer was an German writer of fiction, historic adventures mixed with documentary, science fiction for TV shows and movies. He was born in Magdeburg, Germany. During the last years of the war he was a member of the NSDAP 1944 – 1945. ...

                                               

Paulo Schroeber

Paulo Schroeber was a Brazilian metal guitarist. He was best known for his work with Almah. He was also a member of Astafix, Hammer 67, Burning in Hell and Fear Ritual by the time of his death. He was born in Caxias do Sul, Rio Grande do Sul. Sch ...

                                               

Jurg Schubiger

Jurg Schubiger was a Swiss childrens writer and psychologist. In 1996, for his work on Als die Welt noch jung war, he won the Deutscher Jugendliteraturpreis. He was also the biennial Hans Christian Andersen Medal in 2008 for his work on childrens ...

                                               

Jimmy Schulz

Ralph Jimmy Schulz was a German technology businessman and politician. He was a member of the Bundestag from 2009 to 2013 and again from 2017 until his death in 2019. Schulz founded and sold an internet service provider called Cyber Solutions Gmb ...

                                               

Peter Schulz

Peter Schulz was a German politician, member of the Social Democratic Party and First Mayor of Hamburg. Schulz was born in Rostock. He studied law at the University of Hamburg and after his graduation in 1958 Schulz founded his own office. Schulz ...

                                               

Stanley Schumacher

Stanley Stanford Schumacher was a Canadian politician and lawyer. He was born in Hanna, Alberta. He was a member of the Progressive Conservative Party. Schumacher was a member of the Parliament of Canada between 1968 to 1979. He was also a member ...

                                               

Robert Schuman

Robert Schuman was a famous French politician. Schuman was a politician with the Mouvement Republicain Populaire party which is a French Christian Democrat party. Schuman was also an independent political thinker and activist. He was twice Prime ...

                                               

Clara Schumann

Clara Schumann, was the wife of composer Robert Schumann. She was a famous pianist and composer. Clara was born Clara Wieck. Her father taught her the piano. She was a prodigy and by the time she was thirteen her father was taking her on concert ...

                                               

Coco Schumann

Heinz Jakob "Coco" Schumann was a German jazz musician of Jewish descent and Holocaust survivor. He was born in Berlin. He became a member of the Ghetto Swingers while in Auschwitz. In the aftermath of the Holocaust, Schumann performed as a jazz ...

                                               

Joseph Schumpeter

Joseph Alois Schumpeter was an Austrian-German-American researcher in economics and political science. He studied the theory of Marxism and capitalism. In his view, capitalism cannot work because of what he called creative destruction. This term ...

                                               

M. R. Schunker

Vice Admiral Melville Raymond Schunker was an Indian Navy admiral. He was the third Director General of the Indian Coast Guard from 1982 to 1984. He also was the 6th Vice Chief of the Naval Staff from 1980 to 1982. Schunker died on 4 January 2021 ...

                                               

Ewald Schurer

Ewald Schurer was a German politician. He was born in Ebersberg, Germany. He was a member of the SPD. Schurer died on 2 December 2017 at his home in Ebersberg, at the age of 63.

                                               

Kurt Schuschnigg

Kurt Alois Josef Johann Schuschnigg was the 15th Chancellor of Austria. He was in office between the assassination of his predecessor, Engelbert Dollfuss in 1934, and the annexation of Austria in 1938. The time of Dollfuss and Schuschniggs reign ...

                                               

Klaus Schutz

He was Mayor of West Berlin from 1967 to 1977, and was President of the Bundesrat in 1967/68. After his resignation he worked as German Ambassador to Israel until 1981 and Director General of the Deutsche Welle broadcaster from 1981 to 1987. He w ...

                                               

Ebbe Schwartz

                                               

Leo Schwarz

Leo Schwarz was a German Catholic figure. He was born in Braunweiler, Germany. Schwarz was from 1982 to 2006 the Roman Catholic auxiliary bishop in the diocese of Trier, and was bishop of Abbir Germaniciana. Schwarz died on 26 November 2018 in Co ...

                                               

Gustav Schwarzenegger

Gustav Schwarzenegger was an Austrian police chief, postal inspector and a military police officer. He was the father of Hollywood star and former Governor of California, Arnold Schwarzenegger. Gustav Schwarzenegger was born in Austria-Hungary, t ...

                                               

Karl Schwarzschild

Karl Schwarzschild was a German physicist and astronomer. Best known for his solution to Einsteins equations of general relativity, which describes a the gravitational field outside a non-rotating black hole with no magnetic field. The equation d ...

                                               

Pierre-Paul Schweitzer

Pierre-Paul Schweitzer was a French lawyer. He was the International Monetary Fund s fourth managing director and chairman of the executive board, serving from 1963 to 1973. Schweitzer was commissioned as a lieutenant in the French Army after the ...

                                               

Hermann Schweppenhauser

Hermann Schweppenhauser was a German philosopher and publisher. He was a professor of philosophy at the Johann-Wolfgang-Goethe Uinversity in Frankfurt am Main, Germany and the University of Luneburg, Germany. He was the autohor of books on Heideg ...

                                               

Henri Schwery

Henri Schwery was a Swiss prelate of the Catholic Church. He was Bishop of Sion from 1977 to 1995. He was promoted to cardinal in 1991. Schwery was born in Saint-Leonard, Switzerland. Schwery died at a retirement home in St-Leonard on 7 January 2 ...

                                               

Julian Schwinger

Julian Seymour Schwinger was an American theoretical physicist. He won the Nobel Prize in Physics. Schwinger is well known for his theories about quantum electrodynamics.

                                               

Hermann Schworer

Hermann Schworer was a German politician. He was born in Berlin. He was a member of the Christian Democratic Union of Germany. Schworer served in the Bundestag between 1958 and 1994. From 1970 to 1979, Schworer was a member of the European Parlia ...

                                               

Jakob Schonenberger

Jakob Schonenberger, was a Swiss conservative politician and businessman for the Christian Democratic Peoples Party of Switzerland. He worked as lawyer. From 1961 to 1976 Schonenberger was a municipal councilor in Kirchberg and from 1968 to 1980 ...

                                               

Con Sciacca

Concetto Antonio "Con" Sciacca was an Italian-born Australian politician of the Australian Labor Party and member of the Australian House of Representatives from July 1987 to March 1996 and again from October 1998 to October 2004, representing th ...

                                               

Dennis W. Sciama

Dennis William Siahou Sciama, was a British physicist. He was an important scientist for the development of British physics after the Second World War. He was the PhD supervisor to many famous cosmologists, including Stephen Hawking, Martin Rees ...

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