Bruno Hosp

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Bruno Hosp (born October 21, 1938 in Klobenstein , Ritten municipality ) is a politician from South Tyrol .


Hosp worked for a short time as a primary school teacher and then studied political science at the universities of Marburg , Münster and Vienna . In 1967 he obtained his doctorate in Vienna with a dissertation on basic questions of the autonomy of South Tyrol . Subsequently, he worked again as a teacher in South Tyrol, as well as as an author, speaker and designer of radio and television programs for the RAI station Bozen and the ORF . In his home town of Renon, he was committed to the theater industry, which led to the establishment of the Renon Summer Games . In addition, Hosp was a long-standing senior member of the South Tyrolean Shooting Association , which he headed from 1984 to 1989 as regional commander.

Politically, Hosp has been active in the South Tyrolean People's Party (SVP) since his youth . From 1972 to 1983 he was president of the Salten-Schlern district community , and from 1974 to 1984 mayor of the municipality of Ritten. From 1978 to 1989 he served the SVP as state secretary. In 1983 he was elected to the South Tyrolean state parliament for the first time and thus also to the regional council of Trentino-South Tyrol , in which he was a member until 2003. From 1989 to 2003 he was in the Durnwalder I , Durnwalder II and Durnwalder III cabinets as a regional councilor for German and Ladin culture as well as a member of the South Tyrolean regional government . During this time he campaigned, among other things, for the establishment of the research center Eurac Research , but subsequently also supported the establishment of the Free University of Bozen and especially its close cooperation with the University of Innsbruck . From 1996 to 2004 he was Vice President of the Federal Union of European Nationalities . In the years 1998–1999 he was also briefly Vice President of the Regional Council.

After leaving politics, he was appointed President of the South Tyrolean State Museums in 2004. He held this office until the end of 2009.

He is married to the publicist Inga Hosp .



  • South Tyrolean Provincial Government (Ed.): Südtirol-Handbuch 2002 . Brochure, Bozen 2002, p. 99 ( online )

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Individual evidence

  1. ^ Dissertation by Bruno Hosp (University of Vienna, 1967)
  2. a b Bruno Hosp. Regional Council Trentino-South Tyrol, archived from the original on September 15, 2003 ; Retrieved September 30, 2011 .
  3. Dr. Bruno Hosp - Rittner Sommerspiele, open-air theater in the courtyard of the Coming Lengmoos. (No longer available online.) In: Archived from the original on March 4, 2016 ; Retrieved September 3, 2015 . Info: The archive link was inserted automatically and has not yet been checked. Please check the original and archive link according to the instructions and then remove this notice. @1@ 2Template: Webachiv / IABot /
  4. ^ Education summit in South Tyrol. University of Innsbruck, June 23, 2006, accessed on September 3, 2015 .
  5. La nuova sede. Musei provinciali a Frangarto. Alto Adige , March 14, 2004, accessed September 30, 2011 .
  6. ^ Istituto pedagogico, in arrivo c'è Eccli. Alto Adige, December 15, 2009; accessed September 30, 2011 .
  7. Inga Hosp at DNB
  8. List of all decorations awarded by the Federal President for services to the Republic of Austria from 1952 (PDF; 6.9 MB)