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Rudolf Kirchschläger
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8th President of Austria
In office
8 July 1974 – 8 July 1986
Chancellor Bruno Kreisky
Fred Sinowatz
Franz Vranitzky
Preceded by Franz Jonas
Succeeded by Kurt Waldheim
Personal details
Born 20 March 1915
Niederkappel, Upper Austria, Austro-Hungarian Empire
Died 30 March 2000(2000-03-30) (aged 85)
Vienna, Austria
Spouse(s) Herma Kirchschläger (1940–2000)
Children 2
Profession
  • diplomat
  • politician
  • judge

Rudolf Kirchschläger (German: [ˈʁuːdɔlf ˈkɪɐ̯çˌʃlɛːɡɐ] ( listen); 20 March 1915 – 30 March 2000) was an Austrian diplomat, politician and judge. From 1974 to 1986 he was the 8th President of Austria.

Kirchschläger died on 30 March 2000 near Vienna, aged 85.



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