Hans Tietmeyer (*18 August 1931 - †27 December 2016)
Hans Tietmeyer was President of the Deutsche Bundesbank from 1993 to 1999. He passed away on 27 December 2016 at the age of 85. His death led to an outpouring of tributes and media reporting both in Germany and abroad.
The Bundesbank held a memorial on 19 June to commemorate the former president’s achievements and legacy. The event was streamed live on the internet. Videos will follow shortly.