Rulers: Germany

Major cities

Contents of this page:
Augsburg - Berlin - Bielefeld - Bonn - Cologne - Dortmund - Dresden - Duisburg - Düsseldorf - Essen - Frankfurt - Hannover - Karlsruhe - Kiel - Leipzig - Magdeburg - Mannheim - Munich - Nürnberg - Stuttgart - Wuppertal

Augsburg

Mayors (from 1907, lord mayors)
       1806                Albrecht von Stetten               (b. 1736 - d. 1817)
       1806                Johann Baptist Peter von Carl      (b. 1761 - d. 1847)
       1807 -        1813  Johann Jakob Besserer von
                           Thalfingen                         (b. 1753 - d. 1834)
       1813 -        1818  Johann Christoph von Zabuesnig     (b. 1747 - d. 1827)
       1818 -        1821  Johann Nepomuk von Caspar          (b. 1774 - d. 1859)
       1822 -        1834  Anton Barth                        (b. 1787 - d. 1848)
       1834 -        1846  Richard Anton Nikolaus Carron du
                           Val                                (b. 1793 - d. 1846)
       1847 -        1866  Georg von Forndran                 (b. 1807 - d. 1866)
       1866 -        1900  Ludwig von Fischer                 (b. 1832 - d. 1900)
       1900 -        1919  Georg von Wolfram                  (b. 1851 - d. 1923)
       1919 -        1929  Kaspar Deutschenbaur               (b. 1864 - d. 1950)
       1930 -        1933  Otto Bohl                          (b. 1885 - d. 1969)
       1933 -        1934  Edmund Stoeckle                    (b. 1899 - d. 1986)
       1934 -        1945  Josef Mayr                         (b. 1900 - d. 1957)
       1945                Wilhelm Ott                        (b. 1886 - d. 1969)
       1945 -        1946  Ludwig Dreifuss                    (b. 1883 - d. 1960)
       1946                Otto Weinkamm                      (b. 1902 - d. 1968)
       1946 -        1947  Heinz Hohner                       (b. 1907 - d. 1967)
       1947 -        1964  Nikolaus Müller                    (b. 1892 - d. 1980)
       1964 -        1972  Wolfgang Pepper                    (b. 1910 - d. 1997)
       1972 -        1990  Hans Breuer                        (b. 1930)
       1990 -        2002  Peter Menacher                     (b. 1939)
       2002 -        2008  Paul Wengert                       (b. 1952)
 1 May 2008 -              Kurt Gribl                         (b. 1964)

Berlin

Mayors
       1699 -        1700  Andreas Libertus Müller (3rd time) (b. 1639 - d. 1709)
                           + Sebastian Friedrich Striepe
                           (1st time)                         (b. 16... - d. 1709)
       1700 -        1701  Christoph Schmidt (10th time)      (b. 1631 - d. 1711)
                           + Christoph Christian (3rd time)   (b. 16... - d. 1712)
       1701 -        1702  Andreas Libertus Müller (4th time) (s.a.)
                           + Sebastian Friedrich Striepe
                           (2nd time)                         (s.a.)
       1702 -        1703  Christoph Schmidt (11th time)      (s.a.)
                           + Christoph Christian (4th time)   (s.a.)
       1703 -        1704  Andreas Libertus Müller (5th time) (s.a.)
                           + Sebastian Friedrich Striepe
                           (3rd time)                         (s.a.)
       1704 -        1705  Christoph Schmidt (12th time)      (s.a.)
                           + Christoph Christian (5th time)   (s.a.)
       1705 -        1706  Andreas Libertus Müller (6th time) (s.a.)
                           + Sebastian Friedrich Striepe
                           (4th time)                         (s.a.)
       1706 -        1707  Christoph Schmidt (13th time)      (s.a.)
                           + Christoph Christian (6th time)   (s.a.)
       1707 -        1708  Andreas Libertus Müller (7th time) (s.a.)
                           + Sebastian Friedrich Striepe
                           (5th time)                         (s.a.)
       1708 -        1709  Christoph Schmidt (14th time)      (s.a.)
                           + Christoph Christian (7th time)   (s.a.)
       1709 -  6 Mar 1712  Johann Joachim Litzmann            (b. 1672 - d. 1712)
       1709 - 10 Apr 1715  Joachim Friedrich Kornmesser       (b. 1641 - d. 1715)
       1709 -        1733  Werner Thieling                    (b. ... - d. 1735)
       1709 - 15 Jan 1736  Ludwig Senning                     (b. 1673 - d. 1736)
       1712 -        1730  Johann Heinrich Schlüter           (b. 1669 - d. 1731)
       1712 -        1722  Christian Friedrich Brimsleben     (b. 16... - d. 1724)
       1720 -        1722  Johann Christian von Hammerstein
       1723 -        1739  Gustav Friedrich Gerbet
       1724 -        1726  Ernst Holzendorf                   (b. 16... - d. 1726)
       1733 -        1746  Carl David Kircheisen              (b. 1704 - d. 1770)
City presidents
       1726 -  1 Nov 1733  Simon Victor Hünicke               (b. ... - d. 1733)
       1735 -        1746  Heinrich Adam von Neuendorf        (b. 1690 - d. 1752)
       1746 - 28 Dec 1770  Carl David Kircheisen              (s.a.)
       1771 -    Nov 1791  Johann Albrecht Philippi           (b. 1721 - d. 1791)
 9 Nov 1791 - 24 Oct 1794  Johann Friedrich von Eisenhart     (b. 1733 - d. 1804)
       1794 -  6 Mar 1804  Johann Philipp Eisenberg           (b. 1756 - d. 1804)
22 May 1804 -    May 1808  Johann Gottfried Büsching          (b. 1761 - d. 1833)
 6 Jul 1809 -  8 Jun 1813  Leopold von Gerlach                (b. 1757 - d. 1813)
Lord mayors
   Feb 1814 -    Mar 1832  Johann Gottfried Büsching          (s.a.)
   Mar 1832 -  6 Oct 1834  Friedrich von Bärensprung          (b. 1779 - d. 1841)
 6 Oct 1834 - 20 Mar 1848  Wilhelm Krausnick (1st time)       (b. 1797 - d. 1882)
20 Mar 1848 - 23 Jan 1851  Franz C. Naunyn (acting)           (b. 1799 - d. 1860)
23 Jan 1851 - 30 Dec 1862  Wilhelm Krausnick (2nd time)       (s.a.)
12 Jan 1863 -  1 Apr 1872  Karl Seydel                        (b. 1812 - d. 1873)
14 May 1872 - summer 1878  Arthur Hobrecht                    (b. 1824 - d. 1912)
21 Nov 1878 - 26 May 1892  Max von Forckenbeck                (b. 1821 - d. 1892)
29 Sep 1892 - 30 Sep 1898  Robert Zelle                       (b. 1829 - d. 1901)
23 Dec 1899 - 31 Aug 1912  Martin Kirschner                   (b. 1842 - d. 1912)
 1 Sep 1912 - 25 Nov 1920  Adolf Wermuth                      (b. 1855 - d. 1927)
20 Jan 1921 -    Nov 1929  Gustav Böss                        (b. 1873 - d. 1946)
   Nov 1929 - 14 Apr 1931  Arthur Scholtz (acting)            (b. 1871 - d. 1935)
14 Apr 1931 - 18 Dec 1935  Heinrich Sahm                      (b. 1877 - d. 1939)
19 Dec 1935 -  5 Jan 1937  Oskar Maretzky (acting)            (b. 1881 - d. 1945?)
 5 Jan 1937 -    Jul 1940  Julius Lippert                     (b. 1895 - d. 1956)
   Jul 1940 -    Apr 1945  Ludwig Steeg                       (b. 1894 - d. 1945)
                           (acting to Feb 1945)
   May 1945 -              see under German states after 1945
City presidents
   Mar 1933 -    Jul 1940  Julius Lippert                     (s.a.)
                           (to 5 Jan 1937 state commissioner)
   Jul 1940 -  1 Apr 1944  Ludwig Steeg (acting)              (s.a.)
 1 Apr 1944 -  1 May 1945  Joseph Goebbels                    (b. 1897 - d. 1945)

Bielefeld

Mayors
       1780 -        1812  Christoph Florens Consbruch        (b. 1749 - d. 1812)
       1812 -        1817  Conrad Wilhelm Delius              (b. 1751 - d. 1834)
       1817 -        1831  Ernst Friedrich Delius             (b. 1790 - d. 1831)
       1831 -        1835  Adam Junkermann (acting)
       1835 -        1853  Friedrich Wilhelm Eduard Körner    (b. 1799 - d. 1854)
       1853 -        1857  Friedrich Clairant Krohn           (b. 1815 - d. 1867)
       1857 -        1881  Ludwig Huber                       (b. 1826 - d. 1905)
       1881 -        1910  Gerhard Bunnemann                  (b. 1842 - d. 1925)
Lord mayors
 1 Jan 1911 - 31 Mar 1932  Rudolf Stapenhorst                 (b. 1865 - d. 1944)
 1 Apr 1932 - 23 Mar 1935  Paul Priess
23 Mar 1935 - 31 Mar 1945  Friedrich Budde                    (b. 1895 - d. 1956)
                           (acting to 3 Sep 1935)
 1 Apr 1945 - 31 Jan 1946  Josef Niestroy
 1 Feb 1946 - 23 Nov 1952  Artur Ladebeck (1st time)          (b. 1891 - d. 1963)
24 Nov 1952 - 23 Nov 1954  Hermann Kohlhase                   (b. 1906 - d. 2002)
24 Nov 1954 - 19 Mar 1961  Artur Ladebeck (2nd time)          (s.a.)
12 Apr 1961 - 31 Dec 1962  Rudolf Nierhoff
 9 Jan 1963 - 31 Dec 1972  Herbert Hinnendahl (1st time)      (b. 1914 - d. 1993)
 1 Jan 1973 -  6 Apr 1973  Hanns Winter (acting)              (b. 1922 - d. 2013)
 6 Apr 1973 - 22 May 1975  Herbert Hinnendahl (2nd time)      (s.a.)
22 May 1975 - 19 Oct 1989  Klaus Schwickert                   (b. 1931)
19 Oct 1989 - 10 Nov 1994  Eberhard David (1st time)          (b. 1942)
10 Nov 1994 -        1999  Angelika Dopheide (f)              (b. 1946)
       1999 - 21 Oct 2009  Eberhard David (2nd time)          (s.a.)
21 Oct 2009 -              Pit Clausen                        (b. 1962)

Bonn

       1794                occupied by France
       1801                annexed to France
       1814                part of Prussia

Mayors (from 1814, lord mayors)
       1800 -        1802  Johann Joseph Eichhoff             (b. 1762 - d. 1827)
       1802 -        1804  Nicolas Joseph Lejeune (acting)
       1804 -        1816  Anton Maria Karl Graf von
                           Belderbusch                        (b. 1758 - d. 1820)
10 May 1816 - 16 Aug 1817  Peter Joseph Eilender (acting)     (b. 1767 - d. 1831)
16 Aug 1817 - 21 Dec 1839  Johann Martin Joseph Windeck       (b. 1765 - d. 1839)
       1840 -        1850  Karl Edmund Joseph Oppenhoff       (b. 1807 - d. 1854)
       1851 -        1875  Leopold Kaufmann                   (b. 1821 - d. 1898)
       1875 -        1891  Hermann Jakob Doetsch              (b. 1831 - d. 1895)
       1891 -        1919  Wilhelm Spiritus                   (b. 1854 - d. 1931)
       1920 -        1922  Fritz Bottler                      (b. 1870 - d. 1922)
       1923 -        1931  Johannes Nepomuk Maria Falk        (b. 1882 - d. 1964)
       1932 -        1933  Franz Wilhelm Lürken               (b. 1886 - d. 1944)
       1933 -        1945  Ludwig Rickert                     (b. 1897 - d. 1963)
       1945 - 26 Oct 1948  Eduard Spoelgen                    (b. 1877 - d. 1975)
26 Oct 1948 - 16 Nov 1951  Peter Stockhausen                  (b. 1898 - d. 1985)
16 Nov 1951 - 22 Nov 1956  Peter Maria Busen                  (b. 1904 - d. 1964)
22 Nov 1956 - 31 Jul 1969  Wilhelm Daniels                    (b. 1903 - d. 1977)
 1 Aug 1969 -  8 Nov 1969  Franz Meyers (Regierungskommissar) (b. 1908 - d. 2002)
20 Nov 1969 - 21 May 1975  Peter Kraemer                      (b. 1901 - d. 1990)
21 May 1975 -  3 Nov 1994  Hans Daniels                       (b. 1934)
 3 Nov 1994 - 21 Oct 2009  Bärbel Dieckmann (f)               (b. 1950)
21 Oct 2009 - 21 Oct 2015  Jürgen Nimptsch                    (b. 1954)
21 Oct 2015 -              Ashok-Alexander Sridharan          (b. 1965)

Bremen: see under
German states before 1945 and German states after 1945.

Cologne

       1794                occupied by France
       1801                annexed to France
       1814                part of Prussia

Mayors
28 May 1796 - 23 Jun 1797  Johann Jakob von Wittgenstein
                           (1st time)                         (b. 1754 - d. 1823)
                           (president of the municipal administration to 21 Mar 1797)
21 Mar 1797 - 23 Jun 1797  Heinrich Josef von Groote
23 Jun 1797 -  5 Sep 1797  Franz Jacob von Hilgers
23 Jun 1797 - 23 Jul 1797  Johann Arnold Theodor von
                           Stattlohn                          (b. ... - d. 1797)
23 Jul 1797 -  5 Sep 1797  Goswin von Heinsberg
 5 Sep 1797 - 16 Sep 1797  Max von Kempis
                           (president of the Magistrate)
19 Sep 1797 -  8 Apr 1798  Peter Josef Zuhoven
                           (president of the Magistrate)
 9 Apr 1798 - 18 Dec 1798  Johann Baptist Fuchs               (b. 1757 - d. 1827)
                           (president of the municipality)
18 Dec 1798 - 25 Dec 1799  Gerhard Engelbert Simons (1st time)
                           (president of the municipality)
25 Dec 1799 - 17 Feb 1800  Friedrich Heinrich Herstatt
                           (1st time) (provisional)
17 Feb 1800 - 30 Apr 1801  Gerhard Engelbert Simons (2nd time)
30 Apr 1801 -  3 Apr 1803  Johann Peter Kramer
 3 Apr 1803 - 18 Aug 1803  Friedrich Heinrich Herstatt
                           (2nd time)
                           + Johann Bernhard Boisserée
                           (acting)
18 Aug 1803 - 11 May 1815  Johann Jakob von Wittgenstein
                           (2nd time)                         (s.a.)
Lord mayors
11 May 1815 - 31 Aug 1819  Karl Josef von Mylius              (b. 1778 - d. 1838)
 1 Sep 1819 -  8 Nov 1823  Franz Rudolf von Monschaw
                           + Hermann Kaspar Langen
                           (acting)
 8 Nov 1823 -  8 Nov 1848  Adolf Steinberger                  (b. 1777 - d. 1866)
18 Nov 1848 - 28 Feb 1851  Friedrich Wilhelm Graeff (acting)  (b. 1803 - d. 1885)
27 May 1851 - 27 May 1863  Hermann Joseph Stupp               (b. 1793 - d. 1870)
29 May 1863 - 29 May 1875  Alexander Bachem                   (b. 1806 - d. 1878)
 5 Jun 1875 -  9 Dec 1885  Hermann Heinrich Becker            (b. 1820 - d. 1885)
 1 Jun 1886 - 14 Sep 1907  Wilhelm Becker                     (b. 1835 - d. 1924)
 1 Oct 1907 -  8 Aug 1917  Max Wallraf                        (b. 1859 - d. 1941)
18 Oct 1917 - 13 Mar 1933  Konrad Adenauer (1st time)         (b. 1876 - d. 1967)
13 Mar 1933 -  8 Dec 1936  Günther Riesen                     (b. 1892 - d. 1951)
                           (acting to 9 Nov 1933)
20 Jan 1937 - 26 Nov 1940  Karl Georg Schmidt                 (b. 1904 - d. 1940)
 3 Jan 1941 - 20 Jun 1944  Peter Winkelnkemper                (b. 1902 - d. 1944)
20 Jun 1944 -  6 Mar 1945  Robert Brandes (acting)            (b. 1899 - d. ...)
16 Mar 1945 -  4 May 1945  Willi Suth (1st time) (acting)     (b. 1881 - d. 1956)
 4 May 1945 -  6 Oct 1945  Konrad Adenauer (2nd time)         (s.a.)
 6 Oct 1945 - 20 Nov 1945  Willi Suth (2nd time) (acting)     (s.a.)
20 Nov 1945 - 31 May 1948  Hermann Pünder                     (b. 1888 - d. 1976)
 1 Jun 1948 - 15 Nov 1948  Ernst Schwering (1st time)         (b. 1886 - d. 1962)
15 Nov 1948 -  9 Dec 1949  Robert Görlinger (1st time)        (b. 1888 - d. 1954)
 9 Dec 1949 - 23 Nov 1950  Ernst Schwering (2nd time)         (s.a.)
23 Nov 1950 -  8 Nov 1951  Robert Görlinger (2nd time)        (s.a.)
 8 Nov 1951 -  9 Nov 1956  Ernst Schwering (3rd time)         (s.a.)
 9 Nov 1956 - 17 Dec 1973  Theo Burauen                       (b. 1906 - d. 1987)
20 Dec 1973 - 28 Oct 1980  John van Nes Ziegler               (b. 1921 - d. 2006)
28 Oct 1980 - 30 Sep 1999  Norbert Burger                     (b. 1932 - d. 2012)
 1 Oct 1999 - 17 Mar 2000  Harry Blum                         (b. 1944 - d. 2000)
17 Mar 2000 - 21 Oct 2009  Fritz Schramma                     (b. 1947)
                           (acting to 20 Sep 2000)
21 Oct 2009 - 20 Oct 2015  Jürgen Roters                      (b. 1949)
21 Oct 2015 - 20 Nov 2015  Elfi Scho-Antwerpes (f) (acting)   (b. 1952)
20 Nov 2015 -              Henriette Reker (f)                (b. 1956)

Dortmund

Mayors
 1 Mar 1808 -  7 Feb 1812  Johann Arnold Caspar Brügmann
17 Mar 1812 -        1832  Franz Mallinckrodt                 (b. 1760 - d. 1832)
22 Mar 1832 - 30 Jun 1847  Wilhelm Brügmann                   (b. 1788 - d. 1854)
Lord mayors
 1 Jul 1847 - 30 Jun 1871  Karl Zahn                          (b. 1806 - d. 1882)
                           (until 1859 first mayor)
   Jul 1871 -        1875  Hermann Heinrich Becker            (b. 1820 - d. 1885)
 1 Jul 1875 -    Oct 1876  Wilhelm Becker                     (b. 1835 - d. 1924)
       1876 - 28 Feb 1878  Richard Prüfer                     (b. 1836 - d. 1878)
 2 Aug 1878 -        1886  Ernst Lindemann                    (b. 1833 - d. 1900)
                           (until 10 Mar 1879 first mayor)
30 Sep 1886 -  7 Oct 1910  Karl Wilhelm Schmieding            (b. 1841 - d. 1910)
18 Nov 1910 - 31 Jul 1933  Ernst Eichhoff                     (b. 1873 - d. 1941)
       1933 -        1934  Bruno Schüler                      (b. 1901 - d. ...)
   Aug 1934 -    Apr 1945  Willi Banike                       (b. 1900 - d. 1970)
13 Apr 1945 -  8 Feb 1946  Hermann Ostrop (acting)            (b. 1888 - d. 1963)
       1946                Wilhelm Hansmann                   (b. 1886 - d. 1963)
       1946                Herbert Scholtissek                (b. 1900 - d. 1979)
       1946 -  4 Dec 1953  Fritz Henssler                     (b. 1886 - d. 1953)
19 Jan 1954 - 20 Jan 1969  Dietrich Keuning                   (b. 1909 - d. 1980)
20 Jan 1969 - 29 Jan 1973  Heinrich Sondermann                (b. 1928 - d. 1986)
12 Feb 1973 -  1 Oct 1999  Günter Samtlebe                    (b. 1926 - d. 2011)
 1 Oct 1999 - 21 Oct 2009  Gerhard Langemeyer                 (b. 1944)
21 Oct 2009 - 18 Jan 2010  Ullrich Sierau (1st time)          (b. 1956)
18 Jan 2010 - 18 May 2010  Siegfried Pogadl (acting)          (b. 1950)
18 May 2010 -              Ullrich Sierau (2nd time)          (s.a.)

Dresden

Lord mayors
       1853 -        1877  Wilhelm Pfotenhauer                (b. 1812 - d. 1877)
       1877 -        1895  Alfred Stübel                      (b. 1827 - d. 1895)
       1895 -        1915  Otto Beutler                       (b. 1853 - d. 1926)
       1915 -        1931  Bernhard Blüher                    (b. 1864 - d. 1938)
       1931 -        1933  Wilhelm Külz                       (b. 1875 - d. 1948)
       1933 -        1940  Ernst Zörner                       (b. 1895 - d. af.1943)
       1940 -        1945  Hans Nieland                       (b. 1900 - d. 1976)
10 May 1945 -  5 Jul 1945  Rudolf Friedrichs                  (b. 1892 - d. 1947)
 5 Jul 1945 - 26 Oct 1945  Johannes Müller                    (b. 1892 - d. 1971)
 9 Feb 1946 - 15 Oct 1946  Gustav Leissner                    (b. ... - d. 1982)
       1946 -  3 Dec 1958  Walter Weidauer                    (b. 1899 - d. 1986)
 3 Dec 1958 - 14 Jun 1961  Herbert Gute                       (b. 1905 - d. 1975)
14 Jun 1961 - 16 Jan 1986  Gerhard Schill                     (b. 1925 - d. 2000)
16 Jan 1986 - 23 May 1990  Wolfgang Berghofer                 (b. 1943)
23 May 1990 -  1 Aug 2001  Herbert Wagner                     (b. 1948)
 1 Aug 2001 -  7 Aug 2008  Ingolf Rossberg                    (b. 1961)
16 May 2006 -  7 Aug 2008    Lutz Vogel                       (b. 1949)
                             (acting for suspended Rossberg)
 7 Aug 2008 - 28 Feb 2015  Helma Orosz (f)                    (b. 1953)
 1 Mar 2015 -              Dirk Hilbert                       (b. 1971)
                           (acting to 3 Sep 2015)

Duisburg

Mayors (from 24 Jul 1876, lord mayors)
   Oct 1850 - 15 Jul 1851  Ferdinand Breidenbach
15 Jul 1851 - 15 Jul 1863  Gottfried Schlegtendal
15 Jul 1863 - 31 Mar 1873  Otto Keller                        (b. 1830 - d. 1907)
 1 Apr 1873 - 15 Oct 1879  Friedrich Wilhelm Wegner           (b. 1836 - d. 1898)
11 Nov 1879 - 30 Jun 1914  Karl Lehr                          (b. 1842 - d. 1919)
 1 Jul 1914 - 16 May 1933  Karl Jarres                        (b. 1874 - d. 1951)
16 May 1933 - 12 Dec 1934  Ernst Kelter                       (b. 1900 - d. af.1976)
12 Dec 1934 - 30 Apr 1937  Just Dillgardt                     (b. 1889 - d. 1960)
30 Apr 1937 - 11 Apr 1945  Hermann Freytag                    (b. 1900 - d. 1962)
16 Apr 1945 -  5 Sep 1947  Heinrich Weitz                     (b. 1890 - d. 1962)
 5 Sep 1947 -  9 Nov 1948  Leo Storm                          (b. 1908 - d. 1981)
 9 Nov 1948 -  1 Dec 1969  August Seeling                     (b. 1906 - d. 1998)
 1 Dec 1969 - 31 Dec 1974  Arnold Masselter                   (b. 1922 - d. 1984)
 1 Jan 1975 -  4 May 1975  Ernst Ermert (acting)              (b. 1918 - d. 1988)
12 May 1975 -  1 Jul 1997  Josef Krings                       (b. 1926)
 1 Jul 1997 - 14 Oct 2004  Bärbel Zieling (f)                 (b. 1949)
14 Oct 2004 - 15 Feb 2012  Adolf Sauerland                    (b. 1955)
16 Feb 2012 -  4 Jul 2012  Peter Greulich                     (b. 1957)
                           + Benno Lensdorf                   (b. 1943)
                           (acting)
 4 Jul 2012 -              Sören Link                         (b. 1976)

Düsseldorf

Lord mayors
   Apr 1815 -    Jul 1820  Engelbert Schramm
   Jul 1820 -    Jul 1822  Lambert Josten
   Jul 1822 -    Mar 1824  Joseph Molitor
   Mar 1824 -    Oct 1824  Leopold Custodis
   Oct 1824 -    Apr 1828  Friedrich Adolf Klüber             (b. 1791 - d. 1858)
   May 1828 -    Aug 1833  Philipp Schöller                   (b. 1771 - d. 1842)
   Aug 1833 -    Jun 1848  Joseph von Fuchsius
   Jun 1848 -    Jan 1849  Wilhelm Dietze
   Jan 1849 -    Aug 1849  Ludwig Viktor Marquis von Villers,
                           Graf von Grignoncourt              (b. 1810 - d. 1881)
   Aug 1849 -    Jul 1876  Ludwig Hammers                     (b. 1822 - d. 1902)
   Aug 1876 -    May 1886  Wilhelm Becker                     (b. 1835 - d. 1924)
   Aug 1886 -    Jun 1899  Ernst Lindemann                    (b. 1833 - d. 1900)
   Jul 1899 -    Dec 1910  Wilhelm Marx                       (b. 1851 - d. 1924)
   Jan 1911 -    Jun 1919  Adalbert Oehler                    (b. 1860 - d. 1943)
   Dec 1919 -    Feb 1924  Emil Köttgen
   Jun 1924 -    Apr 1933  Robert Lehr                        (b. 1883 - d. 1956)
   Apr 1933 -    Apr 1937  Hans Wagenführ                     (b. 1886 - d. 1944)
21 Apr 1937 - 13 Nov 1937  Otto Liederley                     (b. 1899 - d. 1937)
   Dec 1937 -    Oct 1939  Helmut Otto
   Dec 1939 -    Apr 1945  Karl Haidn
   Apr 1945                Werner Keyssner                    (b. 1903 - d. 1969)
   Apr 1945 -    Sep 1945  Wilhelm Füllenbach
 1 Oct 1945 -    Feb 1946  Walter Kolb                        (b. 1902 - d. 1956)
   Feb 1946 -    Jul 1947  Karl Arnold                        (b. 1901 - d. 1958)
 4 Jul 1947 -    Nov 1956  Josef Gockeln                      (b. 1900 - d. 1958)
10 Nov 1956 -  6 Dec 1959  Georg Glock                        (b. 1891 - d. 1959)
 8 Jan 1960 - 28 Mar 1961  Willi Becker (1st time)            (b. 1918 - d. 1977)
28 Mar 1961 - 17 Nov 1961  Fritz Vomfelde                     (b. 1900 - d. 1961)
14 Dec 1961 -    Oct 1964  Peter Müller                       (b. 1916 - d. 2005)
   Oct 1964 -    Sep 1974  Willi Becker (2nd time)            (s.a.)
   Sep 1974 -    Oct 1979  Klaus Bungert (1st time)           (b. 1926 - d. 2006)
   Oct 1979 -    Oct 1984  Josef Kürten                       (b. 1928 - d. 2010)
   Oct 1984 -  3 Nov 1994  Klaus Bungert (2nd time)           (s.a.)
 3 Nov 1994 -  1 Oct 1999  Marlies Smeets (f)                 (b. 1936)
 1 Oct 1999 - 20 May 2008  Joachim Erwin                      (b. 1949 - d. 2008)
20 May 2008 -  2 Sep 2008  Helmut Rattenhuber (acting)        (b. 1946)
 2 Sep 2008 -  1 Sep 2014  Dirk Elbers                        (b. 1959)
 2 Sep 2014 -              Thomas Geisel                      (b. 1963)

Essen

Lord mayors
15 Oct 1868 - 11 Jan 1886  Albert Theodor Gustav Hache        (b. 1835 - d. 1886)
 2 Oct 1886 -        1906  Erich Zweigert                     (b. 1849 - d. 1906)
       1906 -        1918  Albert Heinrich Friedrich Wilhelm
                           Holle                              (b. 1866 - d. 1945)
       1918 -        1924  Hans Luther                        (b. 1879 - d. 1962)
       1924 -        1932  Franz Bracht                       (b. 1877 - d. 1933)
       1932 -        1933  Heinrich Schäfer                   (b. 1879 - d. 1951)
       1933 -        1937  Theodor Reismann-Grone             (b. 1863 - d. 1949)
       1937 -        1945  Just Dillgardt                     (b. 1889 - d. 1960)
20 May 1945 -  6 Feb 1946  Hugo Rosendahl                     (b. 1884 - d. 1964)
 6 Feb 1946 - 30 Oct 1946  Heinz Renner                       (b. 1892 - d. 1964)
30 Oct 1946 -  4 Dec 1949  Gustav Heinemann                   (b. 1899 - d. 1976)
 4 Dec 1949 -  8 Nov 1956  Hans Toussaint                     (b. 1902 - d. 1977)
 8 Nov 1956 - 26 Nov 1969  Wilhelm Nieswandt                  (b. 1898 - d. 1978)
26 Nov 1969 - 19 Oct 1984  Horst Katzor                       (b. 1918 - d. 1998)
19 Oct 1984 - 18 Oct 1989  Peter Reuschenbach                 (b. 1935 - d. 2007)
18 Oct 1989 -  1 Oct 1999  Annette Jäger (f)                  (b. 1937)
 1 Oct 1999 - 21 Oct 2009  Wolfgang Reiniger                  (b. 1944)
21 Oct 2009 - 21 Oct 2015  Reinhard Pass                      (b. 1955)
21 Oct 2015 -              Thomas Kufen                       (b. 1973)

Frankfurt

Senior mayors
       1700 -    Sep 1806  see German states before 1945
27 Sep 1806 -    Dec 1806  Friedrich Karl Schweisser
First mayor
       1807 -    Dec 1810  Adolf Karl von Humbracht           (b. 1753 - d. 1837)
Mayor
   Jan 1811 -        1813  Jakob Guiollett                    (b. 1746 - d. 1815)
Head of provisional administration
14 Dec 1813 - 31 Dec 1813  Adolf Karl von Humbracht           (s.a.)
Senior mayors
 1 Jan 1814 -  3 Sep 1816  Adolf Karl von Humbracht           (s.a.)
       1816 -        1866  see German states before 1945
27 Jul 1866 - 27 Feb 1868  Samuel Gottlieb Müller             (b. 1802 - d. 1880)
Lord mayors
27 Feb 1868 -        1880  Daniel Heinrich Mumm von
                           Schwarzenstein                     (b. 1818 - d. 1890)
       1880 -        1890  Johannes Miquel                    (b. 1828 - d. 1901)
14 Oct 1890 -  1 Oct 1912  Franz Adickes                      (b. 1846 - d. 1915)
       1912 -        1924  Georg Voigt                        (b. 1866 - d. 1927)
       1924 -    Mar 1933  Ludwig Landmann                    (b. 1868 - d. 1945)
   Mar 1933 -        1945  Friedrich Krebs                    (b. 1894 - d. 1961)
30 Mar 1945 -  4 Jul 1945  Wilhelm Hollbach (acting)          (b. 1893 - d. 1962)
 4 Jul 1945 -  1 Aug 1946  Kurt Blaum                         (b. 1884 - d. 1970)
 1 Aug 1946 - 20 Sep 1956  Walter Kolb                        (b. 1902 - d. 1956)
10 Jan 1957 -  2 Jul 1964  Werner Bockelmann                  (b. 1907 - d. 1968)
 2 Jul 1964 -  7 May 1970  Willi Brundert                     (b. 1912 - d. 1970)
11 Jun 1970 - 16 Nov 1971  Walter Möller                      (b. 1920 - d. 1971)
 6 Apr 1972 - 15 Jun 1977  Rudi Arndt                         (b. 1927 - d. 2004)
15 Jun 1977 -    Jun 1986  Walter Wallmann                    (b. 1932 - d. 2013)
14 Aug 1986 - 15 Jun 1989  Wolfram Brück                      (b. 1937 - d. 2016)
15 Jun 1989 -  8 May 1991  Volker Hauff                       (b. 1940)
 8 May 1991 -  5 Jul 1995  Andreas von Schoeler               (b. 1948)
 5 Jul 1995 - 28 Jun 2012  Petra Roth (f)                     (b. 1944)
28 Jun 2012 -              Peter Feldmann                     (b. 1958)

Hamburg: see under German states before 1945 and German states after 1945.

Hannover

Mayors
       1684 -        1702  Anton Levin von Wintheim
       1685 -        1689  Gottfried Hertzog
       1689 -        1699  Johann Hermann vom Sode
       1700 - 11 Feb 1717  Anton Julius Busmann               (b. 1646 - d. 1717)
       1702 -  9 Jan 1713  Johann Christoff Danhauer          (b. 1657 - d. 1713)
       1713 -  2 Aug 1725  Otto Heinrich Volger               (b. 1676? - d. 1725)
       1717 -        1719  Johann Peter Tappen                (b. 1678 - d. 1754)
17 Apr 1719 -  6 Jun 1761  Anton Julius Busmann               (b. 1686 - d. 1770)
11 Aug 1725 - 10 May 1767  Christian Ulrich Grupen            (b. 1692 - d. 1767)
11 Jun 1761 - 27 Dec 1798  Ernst Anton Heiliger               (b. 1729 - d. 1803)
11 Jun 1761 -  4 Mar 1784  Wilhelm August von Alemann         (b. 1728 - d. 1784)
20 Mar 1784 - 27 Feb 1809  Ernst Friedrich Hector Falcke      (b. 1751 - d. 1809)
 7 Dec 1792 - 31 Dec 1820  Christian Philipp Iffland          (b. 1750 - d. 1835)
20 Jan 1810 - 31 Dec 1820  Ludewig Christian Wilhelm Zwicker  (b. 1763 - d. 1824)
City directors
 2 Jan 1821 -  9 Apr 1824  Georg Ernst Friedrich Hoppenstedt  (b. 1779 - d. 1858)
                           (acting to 28 Mar 1822)
 6 Oct 1824 - 27 May 1843  Wilhelm Rumann                     (b. 1784 - d. 1857)
30 Jun 1843 -  6 Dec 1853  Carl Friedrich Wilhelm Evers       (b. ... - d. 1853)
21 Feb 1854 - 23 May 1882  Hermann Rasch                      (b. 1810 - d. 1882)
20 Feb 1883 -  7 Sep 1891  Ferdinand Haltenhoff               (b. 1836 - d. 1891)
16 Nov 1891 - 11 Nov 1918  Heinrich Tramm                     (b. 1854 - d. 1932)
Lord mayors
13 Nov 1918 - 31 Dec 1924  Robert Leinert                     (b. 1873 - d. 1940)
 1 Jan 1925 - 31 Mar 1925  Gustav Fink (acting)               (b. 1854 - d. 1933)
31 Mar 1925 - 12 Aug 1937  Arthur Menge                       (b. 1884 - d. 1965)
12 Aug 1937 -  1 Nov 1937  Heinrich Müller (acting)           (b. 1885 - d. 1943)
 1 Nov 1937 - 28 Apr 1942  Henricus Haltenhoff                (b. 1888 - d. 1956)
 7 May 1942 - 18 Oct 1944  Ludwig Hoffmeister                 (b. 1906 - d. 1993)
                           (state commissioner)
18 Oct 1944 - 10 Apr 1945  Egon Bönner                        (b. 1901 - d. 1981)
                           (state commissioner)
11 Apr 1945 - 29 Jan 1946  Gustav Bratke                      (b. 1878 - d. 1952)
29 Jan 1946 - 26 Oct 1946  Franz Henkel                       (b. 1882 - d. 1959)
26 Oct 1946 - 28 Nov 1956  Wilhelm Weber                      (b. 1879 - d. 1961)
28 Nov 1956 - 26 Jan 1972  August Holweg                      (b. 1905 - d. 1989)
26 Jan 1972 -  1 Nov 2006  Herbert Schmalstieg                (b. 1943)
 1 Nov 2006 - 19 Feb 2013  Stephan Weil                       (b. 1958)
19 Feb 2013 - 31 Jul 2013  Hans Mönninghoff (acting)          (b. 1950)
 1 Aug 2013 - 11 Oct 2013  Sabine Tegtmeyer-Dette (f)         (b. 1961)
                           (acting)
11 Oct 2013 -              Stefan Schostok                    (b. 1964)

Karlsruhe

Mayors (from 1812, lord mayors)
20 Aug 1718 -        1720  Johannes Sembach                   (b. 16... - d. 1720)
       1720 -        1724  Johannes Ludwig
       1724 -        1731  Georg Adam Ottmann                 (b. 1684 - d. 17...)
       1731 -        1734  Johann Ernst Kaufmann (1st time)
       1734 -        1744  Johann Cornelius Roman
       1744 -        1746  Johann Ernst Kaufmann (2nd time)
       1746 -        1750  Andreas Jakob Maschenbauer
       1750 -        1764  Johann Sebald Kreglinger
       1764 -        1770  Georg Jakob Fink
       1770 -        1780  Christoph Hennig
       1780 -        1799  Christian Ludwig Schulz
       1799 -        1800  Georg Friedrich Trohmann
       1800 -        1809  Gabriel Bauer
       1809 -        1816  Wilhelm Christian Griesbach        (b. 1772 - d. 1838)
       1816 -        1830  Bernhard Dollmaetsch               (b. 1780 - d. 1845)
15 Feb 1830 -        1833  August Klose (1st time)            (b. 1791 - d. 1872)
       1833 -        1847  Christian Karl Füesslin            (b. 1783 - d. 1854)
12 May 1847 -  9 Sep 1847  August Klose (2nd time)            (s.a.)
 8 Oct 1847 - 26 May 1848  Ludwig Daler                       (b. 1797 - d. 1870)
 4 Jul 1848 - 30 Jun 1870  Jakob Malsch                       (b. 1809 - d. 1896)
30 Jun 1870 - 11 Apr 1892  Wilhelm Florentin Lauter           (b. 1821 - d. 1892)
25 Apr 1892 -  6 Dec 1906  Karl Schnetzler                    (b. 1846 - d. 1906)
22 Dec 1906 -        1919  Karl Siegrist                      (b. 1862 - d. 1944)
       1919 -        1933  Julius Finter                      (b. 1872 - d. 1941)
       1933 - 25 Jul 1938  Friedrich Jäger                    (b. 1873 - d. 1955)
 1 Oct 1938 -        1945  Oskar Hüssy                        (b. 1903 - d. 1964)
 4 Apr 1945 -  2 Aug 1945  Joseph Heinrich                    (b. 1879 - d. 1955)
 3 Aug 1945 - 31 Dec 1946  Hermann Veit                       (b. 1897 - d. 1973)
20 Jan 1947 - 31 May 1952  Friedrich Töpper                   (b. 1891 - d. 1953)
30 Jun 1952 - 29 Jun 1970  Günther Klotz                      (b. 1911 - d. 1972)
 1 Jul 1970 - 30 Jun 1986  Otto Dullenkopf                    (b. 1920 - d. 2007)
 1 Jul 1986 - 30 Sep 1998  Gerhard Seiler                     (b. 1930)
 1 Oct 1998 - 28 Feb 2013  Heinz Fenrich                      (b. 1945)
 1 Mar 2013 -              Frank Mentrup                      (b. 1964)

Kiel

Lord mayors
28 Sep 1867 - 10 Apr 1888  Heinrich Mölling (mayor to 1875)   (b. 1825 - d. 1888)
 1 Dec 1888 -  3 Dec 1912  Paul Fuss (mayor to 1890)          (b. 1844 - d. 1915)
 3 Dec 1912 - 15 Oct 1919  Paul Lindemann                     (b. 1871 - d. 1924)
15 Jun 1920 - 10 Mar 1933  Emil Lueken                        (b. 1879 - d. 1961)
14 Mar 1933 - 14 May 1945  Walter Behrens                     (b. 1889 - d. 1977)
                           (acting to 28 Apr 1933)
15 May 1945 - 15 Feb 1946  Max Emcke                          (b. 1892 - d. 1982)
   Feb 1946 - 11 Mar 1946  Otto Tschadek (acting)             (b. 1904 - d. 1969)
11 Mar 1946 - 18 Oct 1946  Willi Koch                         (b. 1903 - d. 1968)
18 Oct 1946 -  1 Oct 1954  Andreas Gayk                       (b. 1893 - d. 1954)
20 Jan 1955 - 31 Oct 1965  Hans Müthling                      (b. 1901 - d. 1976)
 1 Nov 1965 - 31 Oct 1980  Günther Bantzer                    (b. 1921)
 1 Nov 1980 - 31 Oct 1992  Karl-Heinz Luckhardt               (b. 1932)
 1 Nov 1992 -  5 Dec 1996  Otto Kelling                       (b. 1949)
 5 Dec 1996 - 17 Jun 1997  Karl-Heinz Zimmer (acting)         (b. 1937)
17 Jun 1997 - 17 Jun 2003  Norbert Gansel                     (b. 1940)
17 Jun 2003 - 17 Jun 2009  Angelika Volquartz (f)             (b. 1946)
17 Jun 2009 - 29 May 2012  Torsten Albig                      (b. 1963)
29 May 2012 - 26 Nov 2012  Peter Todeskino (1st time)         (b. 1958)
                           (acting)
26 Nov 2012 - 28 Oct 2013  Susanne Gaschke (f)                (b. 1967)
28 Oct 2013 - 24 Apr 2014  Peter Todeskino (2nd time)         (s.a.)
                           (acting)
24 Apr 2014 -              Ulf Kämpfer                        (b. 1972)

Leipzig

Mayors (from 20 Dec 1877, lord mayors)
 1 Apr 1831 - 13 Sep 1831  Carl Friedrich Schaarschmidt       (b. 1786 - d. 1864)
 7 Oct 1831 - 23 Dec 1839  Christian Adolf Deutrich           (b. 1783 - d. 1839)
 2 Mar 1840 - 15 Apr 1848  Johann Carl Gross                  (b. 1778 - d. 1866)
13 May 1848 - 16 Jun 1849  Hermann Adolf Klinger              (b. 1806 - d. 1874)
30 Jun 1849 - 14 Aug 1876  Otto Koch                          (b. 1810 - d. 1876)
28 Oct 1876 - 30 Sep 1899  Otto Robert Georgi                 (b. 1831 - d. 1918)
 2 Oct 1899 - 27 May 1908  Bruno Tröndlin                     (b. 1835 - d. 1908)
14 Jul 1908 -  1 Jan 1918  Rudolf Dittrich                    (b. 1855 - d. 1929)
 2 Jan 1918 -  4 Apr 1930  Karl Rothe                         (b. 1865 - d. 1953)
23 May 1930 - 31 Mar 1937  Carl Friedrich Goerdeler           (b. 1884 - d. 1945)
 1 Apr 1937 - 11 Oct 1937  Rudolf Haake (1st time)            (b. 1903 - d. 1945)
12 Oct 1937 - 11 Oct 1938  Walter Dönicke                     (b. 1899 - d. 1945)
11 Oct 1938 - 20 Aug 1939  Rudolf Haake (2nd time)            (s.a.)
21 Aug 1939 - 18 Apr 1945  Alfred Freyberg                    (b. 1892 - d. 1945)
24 Apr 1945 - 16 Jul 1945  Hans Vierling                      (b. 1889 - d. af.1956)
16 Jul 1945 -  5 Apr 1949  Erich Zeigner                      (b. 1886 - d. 1949)
18 May 1949 -  5 Jun 1951  Max Opitz                          (b. 1890 - d. 1982)
10 Oct 1951 -  5 Dec 1959  Erich Uhlich                       (b. 1915 - d. 2007)
 5 Dec 1959 - 15 Apr 1970  Walter Kresse                      (b. 1910 - d. 2001)
16 Apr 1970 - 20 Jan 1986  Karl-Heinz Müller                  (b. 1918 - d. 1987)
20 Jan 1986 -  3 Nov 1989  Bernd Seidel                       (b. 1949)
 4 Nov 1989 -  6 Jun 1990  Günter Hädrich (acting)            (b. 1941)
 6 Jun 1990 -  1 Jul 1998  Hinrich Lehmann-Grube              (b. 1932 - d. 2017)
 1 Jul 1998 - 22 Nov 2005  Wolfgang Tiefensee                 (b. 1955)
22 Nov 2005 - 29 Mar 2006  Andreas Müller (acting)            (b. 1955)
29 Mar 2006 -              Burkhard Jung                      (b. 1958)

Magdeburg

Mayors (jointly)
       1690 -  7 Nov 1712  Christoph Breitsprach              (b. 16... - d. 1712)
       1690 - 27 May 1697  Heinrich Sebastian Wesche          (b. 16... - d. 1697)
       1693 - 19 Feb 1704  Albrecht Friedrich von Syborg      (b. 1646 - d. 1704)
30 Aug 1697 -  8 Jun 1704  Peter Neukranz                     (b. 16... - d. 1704)
26 Feb 1704 - 10 Aug 1718  Friedrich Krüger                   (b. 16... - d. 1718)
13 Jun 1704 - 29 May 1706  Christian Caspar Maschau           (b. 16... - d. 1706)
 1 Feb 1706 -        1737  Andreas Kinderling
12 Nov 1712 -        1718  Joachim Köpke
31 Mar 1718 -        1745  Tobias Nappius                     (b. 16... - d. 1749)
24 Apr 1723 -  3 Jun 1724  Christian Schartow                 (b. 16... - d. 1724)
       1738 -        1755  Kaspar Niesing
       1745 -        1760  Weisse
       1755 - 19 Jun 1760  Röver                              (b. ... - d. 1760)
       1760 -        1770  Müller
       1760 -        1761  Köppe
       1761 - 30 May 1782  Stieghahn                          (b. ... - d. 1782)
       1770 - 20 Nov 1794  Johann Friedrich Blankenbach       (b. 1727 - d. 1794)
       1782 - 24 May 1797  Johann Ernst August Reiche         (b. ... - d. 1797)
       1794 -        1805  Johann Gottfried Alsleben          (b. 1735 - d. 18...)
       1797 -        1807  Adam Tobias Wentzlau               (b. 1747 - d. 18...)
       1806 -        1807  Jorgensen
       1808 -        1809  Graf von Blumenthal
Lord mayors
       1817 -        1848  August Wilhelm Francke             (b. 1785 - d. 1851)
       1851 -        1881  Karl Gustav Friedrich Hasselbach   (b. 1809 - d. 1882)
       1882 -        1895  Friedrich Bötticher                (b. 1826 - d. 1895)
       1895 -        1906  Gustav Schneider                   (b. 1847 - d. 1913)
       1906 -        1910  August Lentze                      (b. 1860 - d. 1945)
       1910 -        1919  Hermann Reimarus                   (b. 1857 - d. 1920)
       1919 -        1931  Hermann Beims                      (b. 1863 - d. 1931)
       1931 -        1933  Ernst Reuter                       (b. 1889 - d. 1953)
       1933 -        1945  Fritz Markmann                     (b. 1899 - d. 1949)
       1945 -        1946  Otto Baer                          (b. 1881 - d. 1966)
       1946 -        1950  Rudolf Eberhard                    (b. 1891 - d. 1965)
       1950 -        1961  Philipp Daub                       (b. 1896 - d. 1976)
       1961 -        1965  Friedrich Sonnemann                (b. 1922)
       1965 -        1989  Werner Herzig                      (b. 1928)
   Dec 1989 -        1990  Werner Nothe                       (b. 1938)
       1990 -        2001  Willi Polte                        (b. 1938)
 1 Jul 2001 -              Lutz Trümper                       (b. 1955)

Mannheim

Lord mayors
       1810 -        1820  Johann Wilhelm Reinhardt           (b. 1752 - d. 1826)
       1820 -        1832  Valentin Möhl                      (b. 1772 - d. 1844)
       1833 -        1835  Heinrich Andriano                  (b. 1774 - d. 1836)
       1836 -        1849  Ludwig Jolly                       (b. 1780 - d. 1853)
       1849 -        1852  Friedrich Reiss                    (b. 1802 - d. 1881)
       1852 -        1861  Heinrich Christian Diffené         (b. 1804 - d. 1883)
       1861 -        1870  Ludwig Achenbach                   (b. 1812 - d. 1879)
       1870 -        1891  Eduard Moll                        (b. 1814 - d. 1896)
       1891 -        1908  Otto Beck                          (b. 1846 - d. 1908)
       1908 -        1913  Paul Martin                        (b. 1859 - d. 1913)
       1914 -        1928  Theodor Kutzer                     (b. 1864 - d. 1948)
       1928 -        1933  Hermann Heimerich (1st time)       (b. 1885 - d. 1963)
       1933 -        1945  Carl Renninger                     (b. 1881 - d. 1951)
       1945 -        1948  Josef Braun                        (b. 1889 - d. 1955)
       1948 -        1949  Fritz Cahn-Garnier                 (b. 1889 - d. 1949)
       1949 -        1955  Hermann Heimerich (2nd time)       (s.a.)
       1956 -        1972  Hans Reschke                       (b. 1904 - d. 1995)
       1972 -        1980  Ludwig Ratzel                      (b. 1915 - d. 1996)
       1980 -        1983  Wilhelm Varnholt                   (b. 1925 - d. 1983)
       1983 -        2007  Gerhard Widder                     (b. 1940)
   Aug 2007 -              Peter Kurz                         (b. 1962)

Munich

First mayors (from 1926, lord mayors)
   May 1818 -  6 Jul 1836  Franz Paul von Mittermayr          (b. 1766 - d. 1836)
       1836 -  7 Dec 1837  Josef von Teng                     (b. 1786 - d. 1837)
22 Jan 1838 -  4 Aug 1854  Jakob Bauer                        (b. 1787 - d. 1854)
25 Oct 1854 -    May 1870  Kaspar von Steinsdorf              (b. 1797 - d. 1879)
 4 Jun 1870 -    Dec 1887  Alois von Erhardt                  (b. 1831 - d. 1888)
16 Feb 1888 -  5 Mar 1893  Johannes von Widenmayer            (b. 1838 - d. 1893)
 1 May 1893 - 15 Jun 1919  Wilhelm Georg von Borscht          (b. 1857 - d. 1919)
                           (from 1907 lord mayor)
26 Jun 1919 - 31 Dec 1924  Eduard Schmid                      (b. 1861 - d. 1933)
 1 Jan 1925 -    Mar 1933  Karl Scharnagl (1st time)          (b. 1881 - d. 1963)
   Mar 1933 -    Apr 1945  Karl Fiehler                       (b. 1895 - d. 1969)
                           (acting to 20 May 1933)
 4 May 1945 -        1948  Karl Scharnagl (2nd time)          (s.a.)
 1 Jul 1948 -        1960  Thomas Wimmer                      (b. 1887 - d. 1964)
       1960 -        1972  Hans-Jochen Vogel                  (b. 1926)
 1 Jul 1972 - 30 Apr 1978  Georg Kronawitter (1st time)       (b. 1928 - d. 2016)
 1 May 1978 - 30 Apr 1984  Erich Kiesl                        (b. 1930 - d. 2013)
 1 May 1984 - 30 Jun 1993  Georg Kronawitter (2nd time)       (s.a.)
 1 Jul 1993 - 30 Apr 2014  Christian Ude                      (b. 1947)
                           (acting to Sep 1993)
 1 May 2014 -              Dieter Reiter                      (b. 1958)

Nürnberg

First mayors (from 1907, lord mayors)
       1818 -        1821  Christian Gottfried Lorsch         (b. 1773 - d. 1830)
       1821 -        1853  Jakob Friedrich Binder             (b. 1787 - d. 1856)
       1854 -        1867  Maximilian von Waechter            (b. 1811 - d. 1884)
       1867 -        1891  Otto Freiherr von Stromer          (b. 1831 - d. 1891)
       1892 -        1913  Georg Ritter von Schuh             (b. 1846 - d. 1918)
       1914 -        1919  Otto Gessler                       (b. 1875 - d. 1955)
       1920 -        1933  Hermann Luppe                      (b. 1874 - d. 1945)
       1933 -        1945  Willy Liebel                       (b. 1897 - d. 1945)
   Apr 1945 -    Jul 1945  Julius Rühm                        (b. 1882 - d. 1960)
   Jul 1945 -        1945  Martin Treu                        (b. 1871 - d. 1952)
       1945 -        1948  Hans Ziegler                       (b. 1877 - d. 1957)
       1948 -        1952  Otto Ziebill                       (b. 1896 - d. 1978)
       1952 -        1957  Otto Bärnreuther                   (b. 1908 - d. 1957)
       1957 -        1987  Andreas Urschlechter               (b. 1919 - d. 2011)
       1987 -        1996  Peter Schönlein                    (b. 1939)
       1996 -        2002  Ludwig Scholz                      (b. 1937 - d. 2005)
   May 2002 -              Ulrich Maly                        (b. 1960)

Stuttgart

Lord mayors
 6 Oct 1820 -  1 Jan 1833  August Willibald Feuerlein         (b. 1781 - d. 1850)
   Mar 1833 - 22 Oct 1861  Georg Gottlob Gutbrod (from 1858,
                           Georg Gottlob von Gutbrod)         (b. 1791 - d. 1861)
12 Jun 1862 -    May 1872  Heinrich Sick                      (b. 1822 - d. 1881)
   Sep 1872 -        1892  Gottlob Friedrich Hack             (b. 1843 - d. 1911)
 9 Jan 1893 - 24 Mar 1899  Emil von Rümelin                   (b. 1846 - d. 1899)
       1899 -        1911  Heinrich Gauss                     (b. 1858 - d. 1921)
       1911 -    Mar 1933  Karl Lautenschlager                (b. 1868 - d. 1952)
   Mar 1933 -    Apr 1945  Karl Strölin                       (b. 1890 - d. 1963)
23 Apr 1945 - 14 Aug 1974  Arnulf Klett                       (b. 1905 - d. 1974)
14 Jan 1975 - 31 Dec 1996  Manfred Rommel                     (b. 1928 - d. 2013)
 1 Jan 1997 -  7 Jan 2013  Wolfgang Schuster                  (b. 1949)
 7 Jan 2013 -              Fritz Kuhn                         (b. 1955)

Wuppertal

Lord mayors
 1 Aug 1929 - 15 Jan 1931  Paul Hartmann                      (b. 1869 - d. 1942)
16 Apr 1931 - 21 Jan 1937  Julius Friedrich                   (b. 1883 - d. 1977)
 5 Apr 1937 - 20 Jan 1938  Wilhelm Gelberg                    (b. 1894 - d. 1940)
21 Jan 1938 - 22 Jan 1940  Robert Friedrich                   (b. 1901 - d. 1986)
 8 May 1940 - 16 Apr 1945  Heinz Gebauer                      (b. 1902 - d. 1955)
 4 May 1945 -  9 Nov 1945  Eugen Thomas                       (b. 1895 - d. 1968)
 9 Nov 1945 - 16 Jan 1946  Hans Bremme                        (b. 1898 - d. 1970)
16 Jan 1946 - 30 Oct 1946  Eugen Richter                      (b. 1883 - d. 1973)
30 Oct 1946 -  1 Nov 1948  Robert Daum (1st time)             (b. 1889 - d. 1962)
 1 Nov 1948 -  2 Nov 1949  Otto Schmidt                       (b. 1902 - d. 1984)
 2 Nov 1949 -  7 Nov 1951  Robert Daum (2nd time)             (s.a.)
 7 Nov 1951 -  9 Nov 1956  Heinrich Schmeissing               (b. 1905 - d. 1979)
 9 Nov 1956 - 29 Mar 1961  Hermann Herberts (1st time)        (b. 1900 - d. 1995)
29 Mar 1961 -  5 Oct 1964  Heinz Frowein                      (b. 1905 - d. 1994)
 5 Oct 1964 - 24 Nov 1969  Hermann Herberts (2nd time)        (s.a.)
24 Nov 1969 - 28 Sep 1970  Johannes Rau                       (b. 1931 - d. 2006)
28 Sep 1970 - 15 Oct 1984  Gottfried Gurland                  (b. 1918 - d. 2002)
15 Oct 1984 - 31 Oct 1996  Ursula Kraus (f)                   (b. 1930)
 1 Nov 1996 - 12 Oct 2004  Hans Kremendahl                    (b. 1948 - d. 2015)
12 Oct 2004 - 20 Oct 2015  Peter Jung                         (b. 1955)
20 Oct 2015 -              Andreas Mucke                      (b. 1966)