b. Klagenfurt, Carinthia, March 10, 1898, d. Vienna. April 30, 1983, judge and politician (Vaterlaendische Front - Fatherland Front). 1933 head of the Fatherland Front in Carinthia, 1934 Deputy Provincial Governor, 1936-38 Provincial Governor of Carinthia; from 1945 in the Vienna Landesgericht, from 1947 to 1963 in the Ministry of Justice; from 1963 to 1966 Vice-President, from 1966 to 1968 President of the Vienna Oberlandesgericht.
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