born Mannheim, 19. Mar 1905

died London, 01. Sep 1981

Student of the Technical Universities Karlsruhe, Munich and Berlin. As General Building Inspector he designed the main building of the Third Reich for the German capital Berlin. From1934 on he also planned the Nazi party rally grounds with the Zeppelin Grandstand in Nuremberg. 1942-45 Reich Minister for armament and war production. (...) Quoted from Nürnberger Künstlerlexikon, ed. by Manfred H. Grieb

Period: 20th c.