Thomas Krüger is a German politician. He is the President of the Federal Agency for Civil Education (since 2000) and the President of the German Children's Fund (since 1995). He served as the final Lord Mayor of East Berlin in 1991.
Krüger in 1990
|7th Governing Mayor of Berlin|
January 11, 1991 – January 24, 1991
|Preceded by||Tino-Antoni Schwierzina|
|Succeeded by||Eberhard Diepgen (Unified Germany)|
|Member of the Bundestag|
October 16, 1994 – September 26, 1998
|Born||June 20, 1959|
Buttstädt, East Germany
|Political party||Social Democratic Party|
|Years of service||1979-1981|
Thomas Krüger was born in Buttstädt, Thuringia, East Germany on June 20, 1959. He served on the Bundestag from 1994 to 1998 and was the 7th and final Lord Mayor of East Berlin, serving in 1991. In 2006 he received the Order of Merit of the Federal Republic of Germany. In 2008 he received the Cross of Merit from the Polish Ambassador to Germany at the time, Marek Prawda.
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