Margitta Terborg b. Hendrich (born September 23, 1941 in Bunzlau ) was a member of the German Bundestag for five terms from November 4, 1980 to October 26, 1998 . She was elected for the Social Democratic Party of Germany (SPD) through a direct mandate from the constituency of Delmenhorst - Wesermarsch - Oldenburg-Land .
After primary school in Weißenfels (GDR) and Nordenham , Terborg completed vocational training as a nanny from 1956 to 1959. From 1959 to 1963 she was a group leader in a kindergarten. After an entrance exam for gifted students in 1969, she began studying at the College of Social Education in Bremen , which she completed in 1972 with the state examination as a social pedagogue. In 1975 the practical school examination for youth leaders in Lower Saxony took place. From 1972 to 1978 Terborg was a teacher at the vocational school, social pedagogy department and from 1978 to 1980 teacher at the special school.
Terborg is a member of the ÖTV , the Arbeiterwohlfahrt and the Reichsbund and from 1960 a member of the " Socialist Youth of Germany - The Falcons". In 1965 Terborg joined the SPD and in the following years took over many party offices in a wide variety of bodies. Since 1968 she was a member of the board of the SPD sub-district Wesermarsch, since 1980 a member of the SPD district board of Weser-Ems. From 1968 to 1981 Terborg was a member of the city council of Nordenham and from 1972 to 1976 took over the office of deputy mayor . From 1976 to 1980 she was mayor of the city of Nordenham and from 1976 to 1988 a member of the district council in the Wesermarsch district.
As a member of the Bundestag from 1980 to 1998, she was the representative of the Federal Republic of Germany in the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe and the Consultative Assembly of the WEU since 1991 . From 1981 to 1983 Terborg was a member of the "Youth Protest in the Democratic State" commission of inquiry.
- 1990: Cross of Merit on Ribbon of the Federal Republic of Germany
- 2019: Willy Brandt Medal of the SPD
- Rudolf Vierhaus , Ludolf Herbst (eds.), Bruno Jahn (collaborators): Biographical manual of the members of the German Bundestag. 1949-2002. Vol. 2: N-Z. Attachment. KG Saur, Munich 2002, ISBN 3-598-23782-0 , p. 871
- Biography at the German Bundestag
- Publications in the holdings of the Friedrich Ebert Foundation
|ALTERNATIVE NAMES||Hendrich, Margitta (maiden name)|
|BRIEF DESCRIPTION||German politician (SPD), Member of the Bundestag|
|DATE OF BIRTH||September 23, 1941|
|PLACE OF BIRTH||Bunzlau|