Otto zu Stolberg-Wernigerode (historian)
Otto Graf zu Stolberg-Wernigerode (born March 31, 1893 at Wernigerode Castle ; † August 5, 1984 in Hamburg ) was a German historian and university professor. He is the grandson of the politician Otto Fürst zu Stolberg-Wernigerode .
Otto was the ninth child of Count Constantin zu Stolberg-Wernigerode (1843–1905). On April 19, 1932, he married Yvonne Baronesse Gerschau von Flotow (1895–1982) in Berlin and lived in Rostock at the time . After 1945 he moved to Bavaria with his wife. He had two sons, the also deceased Dr. rer. nat. Ulrich Graf zu Stolberg-Wernigerode, patent attorney in Hamburg, and Dr. phil. Hans-Peter Stolberg (title discarded), high school teacher i. R.
Stolberg-Wernigerode completed his history studies in 1921 with a doctorate and completed his habilitation in 1931 at the Ludwig Maximilians University in Munich . In 1935/36 he was appointed associate professor and in 1942 full professor for middle and modern history at the University of Rostock ; In 1945 he was released there. After the Second World War, he taught at the University of Munich and was in charge of the New German Biography .
- 1965: Great Cross of Merit of the Federal Republic of Germany
- Germany and the United States of America in the Age of Bismarckian . De Gruyter, Berlin [et al.] 1933.
- Robert Heinrich Graf von der Goltz. Ambassador to Paris 1863–1869 . Stalling, Oldenburg i. O. [ua] 1941 ( German historical sources of the 19th century , 34).
- History of the United States of America . De Gruyter, Berlin 1956.
- General German Biography and New German Biography . In: The Historical Commission at the Bavarian Academy of Sciences 1858–1958. Göttingen 1958, pp. 192-202.
- The undecided generation. Germany's conservative leadership on the eve of the First World War . Oldenbourg, Munich [et al.] 1968.
- Literature by and about Otto zu Stolberg-Wernigerode in the catalog of the German National Library
- Works by and about Otto zu Stolberg-Wernigerode in the German Digital Library
- Literature about Otto zu Stolberg-Wernigerode (historian) in the state bibliography MV
- Entry on Otto Graf zu Stolberg-Wernigerode in the Catalogus Professorum Rostochiensium
|SURNAME||Stolberg-Wernigerode, Otto to|
|ALTERNATIVE NAMES||Stolberg-Wernigerode, Otto Graf too|
|BRIEF DESCRIPTION||German historian|
|DATE OF BIRTH||March 31, 1893|
|PLACE OF BIRTH||Wernigerode Castle|
|DATE OF DEATH||5th August 1984|
|Place of death||Hamburg|