education and profession
After graduating from high school in 1931, she worked from 1932 to 1934 as an artist in the care of the disabled. Since she was unable to study in National Socialist Germany due to the political commitment of her parents' house in the Center Party , she went to Scotland in 1934 because she wanted to study philology there. However, she was unable to study either there or in the Netherlands , where she lived with her husband from 1937. In 1943 she returned to Germany. Brauksiepe was the 1st chairwoman of the German branch of the “St. Joan's International Social and Political Alliance "and 2nd chairwoman of the Catholic German Women's Association .
Brauksiepe had been a member of the CDU since 1945. In 1956 she was elected to the CDU federal executive committee. From 1958 to 1971 she was then chairwoman of the women's union . From 1966 to 1969 she was a member of the presidium of the CDU and from 1967 to 1969 she was also deputy CDU federal chairwoman.
After 1945, Brauksiepe was initially a city councilor in Cologne . From 1949 to 1972 she was a member of the German Bundestag . In the federal elections from 1949 to 1961, she was directly elected in the Cologne I constituency and in 1965 in the Cologne III constituency. In 1969 she entered parliament via the CDU's state list in North Rhine-Westphalia. Brauksiepe was deputy chairwoman of the CDU / CSU parliamentary group from December 15, 1964 to October 3, 1968 .
On October 16, 1968 Aenne Brauksiepe was as Federal Minister for Family and Youth of Federal Chancellor Kurt Georg Kiesinger led government appointed. After the 1969 Bundestag election , she left the federal government on October 21, 1969. During her short term in office, she was particularly committed to more part-time work and the promotion of all-day schools .
- 1968: Cross of Merit 1st Class of the Federal Republic of Germany
- 1969: Large Cross of Merit with Star of the Federal Republic of Germany
- On January 13, 1997 she was the first woman to be honored with an act of mourning in Oelde.
- Walter Henkels : 99 Bonn heads , reviewed and supplemented edition, Fischer-Bücherei, Frankfurt am Main 1965, pp. 54f.
- Rudolf Vierhaus , Ludolf Herbst (eds.), Bruno Jahn (collaborators): Biographical manual of the members of the German Bundestag. 1949-2002. Vol. 1: A-M. KG Saur, Munich 2002, ISBN 3-598-23782-0 , p. 94.
|BRIEF DESCRIPTION||German politician (CDU), Member of the Bundestag|
|DATE OF BIRTH||February 23, 1912|
|PLACE OF BIRTH||Duisburg|
|DATE OF DEATH||January 1, 1997|
|Place of death||Oelde|