UFA-Wochenschau 560/1967 19.04.1967


Konrad Adenauer - a life for Germany memories of Dr. Adenauer Transfokator - close-up of Adenauer, his eyes. Adenauer, great styling. Still image: Talking in the Bundestag. André Francois Poncet talks about Adenauer actuality: "Konrad Adenauer will occupy an Honorable place in history. You will celebrate a great statesman, the actual deliverer of his homeland and at the same time a great Europeans in him. Thanks to the leadership of Konrad Adenauer's Germany is a well-respected people despite its Division once again." 1949: cities of the debris, rubble women. Adenauer shall take an oath as first German Federal Chancellor. Reporter. 1952: The Treaty Germany obtaining the sovereignty by Dean Acheson, Eden, Schumann and Adenauer. Adenauer speaking interview before the Bundestag: "I call on the whole German people, to be aware of the significance of this decision and to stay conscious. It is the fateful question of Germany. We are faced with the choice between slavery and freedom. We choose freedom." 1955: Germany is a Member State of NATO. German flag on the mast, great. Adenauer decreases military parade alongside von hassel. Adenauer speaking in Friedland against returnees, o-ton: "are convinced of it, that we will not rest and rest until the last prisoners of war and the last deportees German woman in the home is reproduced. Welcome to the German Fatherland." Adenauer in Moscow. Adenauer in Conference with Bulganin, Khrushchev, Molotov, by Brentano, Kiesinger. Adenauer between Bulganin and Khrushchev. Ollenhauer pays tribute to Konrad Adenauer's Russia success, original sound, before the Bundestag: "We thank the Lord Chancellor for his persistent struggle for the release of prisoners and sent, and we hope that one of the schmerzlichstes wounds closes with the realization of this meeting in Moscow that hit the unseelige Hitler war." Adenauer at the wall in Berlin. People clapping and waving. Adenauer to de Gaulle. Friendship kiss. German French Alliance. Adenauer and de Gaulle at the Cathedral of Reims. de Gaulle State visit in Germany. Adenauer travel. Adenauer in the United States at Eisenhower and Dulles, in conversation with Ben Gurion, at Pope Johannes, award of honorary doctorate. Francois Poncet talks about Adenauer, o-ton: "Konrad Adenauer is often accused of, he's tough, gruff and irascible. It is probably the other side of its energy and its strong self-confidence. I personally never got to know him as such, but rather as an understanding, indulgent, insightful and humorous man." Adenauer image by Kokoschka. Adenauer kisses Funkenmariechen, receives order of Carnival, receives Indian headdress and Texas hat, riding on donkeys. Adenauer speaking, actuality: "My next trip will be by Rhöndorf to Bonn." Adenauer in Cadenabbia. Adenauer as Bowling Green teacher, o-ton: "it will be some piece of leather, as the man who has, been described by Mark Twain never got at the football game, why people now meaningless on a ball and chasing. Some will say that I understand not, why the Chancellor of a ball made of wood sake there going around bends and struggles, to make just another piece of wood. Who speaks so little of the sport and secondly in particular anything by the bowls is first. Consider Very much exactly in the bowling game, Which one direction is there. I care to throw with your right hand. One of our other throws with his left hand, but I find it is always the right hand which is as always Very much A lot better. "I think right and somehow hang together properly and therefore, in my opinion are A lot more promising than the throws with his left hand throws with his right hand." Adenauer gets birthday greetings by Wehner, Erhard, Kiesinger, Strauß. 1965: Adenauer opened the Bundestag as interim President, quote: "I am born, ladies and gentlemen, I must ask 1876th on January 5, whether an older Member - Lord or lady..." (Clapping). I note ladies and gentlemen, that I am only, quite obviously." Adenauer with the cherry harvest with family, as a rose grower, writing in his memoirs, at Conference of the CDU. Adenauer goes on the floor of the U.S. House. Adenauer as a member in the Federal House, o-ton: "you have been all even in the stuff inside - pardon the expression - are still the stuff or would even know that nobody who has been sitting here at this table or will sit in once, simply overlooks all and may allow a judgment about. But we started that way. Ladies and gentlemen, Let me say that we were initially happy about every pencil, we had about every journal paper, we had that was Not yet described. "Not about each described leaf paper." Gallo left the Chancellor, o-ton: "on September 15, 1949 you have arose from your seat to take the place of the Federal Chancellor of the Federal Republic of Germany; today I leave you with a historical performance, unbent and in honor. At that time you stood up and stepped in front of the House. "Today the German Bundestag in front of you stands up, Mr Schüssel, to express gratitude for the German people: Konrad Adenauer to the German Fatherland earned made."

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Acheson, Dean ; Adenauer, Konrad ; Gurion, Ben ; Brentano von, Heinrich ; Bulganin ; Chruschtschow, Nikita ; Dulles, John Foster ; Eden, Anthony ; Eisenhower, Dwight ; Erhard, Ludwig ; François-Ponçet, André ; Gaulle de, Charles ; Gerstenmaier, Eugen ; Hassel von, Kai Uwe ; Johannes XXIII. ; Kiesinger, Kurt ; Molotow, Andrej Wjadscheslaw ; Schuman, Robert ; Wehner, Herbert


Berlin ; Paris ; Rome ; Moskau ; North Rhine-Westphalia


Sachindex Wochenschauen ; Honors ; Border DDR/BRD, borders ; Returnees, evacuees, Outlander ; Higher education ; Domestic events ; Carnival ; Flags ; Carnival ; Women, mothers ; Pacts ; Parades ; Religious events ; Reviews ; 99.412 Deutsche week show GmbH: State visits (outside) ; Deaths, funerals ; Debris ; Kissing, kissing scenes ; Holiday ; Contracts ; NATO ; Anniversaries, Jubilees, birthdays ; transport


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