Monday, 2 March 2015

Ulrich Graf von Brockdorff-Rantzau

Ulrich Graf von Brockdorff-Rantzau


Branch: Government
Born: 29 May 1869 in Schleswig.
Died: 8 September 1928 in Berlin, Germany

Foreign Office St Petersburg 1897 to 1901
Consul-General Budapest 1909 to 1912
Ambassador Denmark 1912


Personal Information:

Ulrich Graf von Brockdorff-Rantzau was born on 29 May 1869 in Schleswig. And he was educated at the University of Jena. After serving in the German Army. He entered the diplomatic service. In 1909 he was made. Counsel General at Budapest, and in 1912, minister at The Hague.

In December 1918 he was Foreign Secretary, and in 1919, headed the delegation in Paris to receive the terms of the peace treaty, refusing to sign the treaty, he returned to Germany and resigned. In November 1922 he became German ambassador in Moscow and remain there are some years.


Other: Personnel


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