Carl Edvard Rotwitt

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Carl Edvard Rotwitt
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Council President of Denmark
In office
December 2, 1859 – February 8, 1860
Monarch Frederick VII
Preceded by Carl Christian Hall
Succeeded by Carl Christian Hall
Personal details
Born (1812-03-02)March 2, 1812
Hillerød
Died February 8, 1860(1860-02-08) (aged 47)
Copenhagen

Carl Edvard Rotwitt (2 March 1812 – 8 February 1860) was a Danish politician. He served as the Prime Minister of Denmark 1859-1860 as leader of the Cabinet of Rotwitt. He died while in office, only 47 years old.

Political offices
Preceded by
Johan Nicolai Madvig
Speaker of the Folketing
13 June 1853 – 2 December 1859
Succeeded by
Laurids Nørgaard Bregendahl
Preceded by
Carl Christian Hall
Council President of Denmark
2 December 1859 – 8 February 1860
Succeeded by
Carl Christian Hall
Preceded by
Carl Frederik Simony
Justice Minister of Denmark
2 December 1859 – 8 February 1860
Succeeded by
Andreas Lorenz Casse