Friedrich Wilhelm Reinhold Pieck (3 January 1876 - 7 September 1960) was a German politician and a Communist. In 1949, he became the first President of the German Democratic Republic, an office abolished upon his death. He was succeeded by Walter Ulbricht, who served as Chairman of the Council of States.

Quotes by Wilhelm Pieck

Contemporaries Government : Leader

Herbert Hoover Leader
31st US President, 1929-33
Shigeru Yoshida Leader
Prime Minister of Japan, 1948-54
Arthur Meighen Leader
Twice Canadian Prime Minister
Plutarco Elías Calles Leader
President of Mexico, 1924-28
Gordon Coates Leader
Prime Minister of New Zealand, 1925-28
Fan Comments Post Review/Comment
Twitter Chatter