Maria Blum

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Maria Blum (born Holl; born October 27, 1890 in Schwabmünchen , † March 15, 1961 in Aachen ) was a German politician (KPD). From November 1932 to February / March 1933 she was a member of the Reichstag in Berlin as a member of constituency 12 (Thuringia).

Blum attended elementary school . After that, she earned her living as a worker. From 1912 to 1914 she was a member of the Social Democratic Party of Germany (SPD). In 1918 she moved to the Independent Social Democratic Party of Germany (USPD) before joining the Communist Party of Germany (KPD) from 1921 .

From 1925, Blum worked as an editor for the party press of the KPD. Her work for communist journalism initially took her to Cologne . From 1927 to 1929 she worked for the Arbeiterzeitung in Aachen and from 1929 to 1930 for the Neue Zeitung in Jena . From July 1930, Blum served several months of imprisonment in Preungesheim near Frankfurt am Main .

After the " seizure of power " by the National Socialists in 1933, she fled abroad. After the war she lived in Aachen, where she died in 1961.


Web links

  • Maria Blum in the database of members of the Reichstag

Individual evidence

  1. ^ Günter Bers: "Rote Tage" im Rheinland , 1980, p. 39.