Christian von Ditfurth
Wolf-Christian von Ditfurth (born March 14, 1953 in Würzburg, Lower Franconia) is a German author and historian. He was a member of the German Communist Party from 1973 to 1983. In January 1998, he joined the SPD in which he was a member two years.
As a journalist, Ditfurth has published numerous articles in Der Spiegel. Since 1999 also been a writer of sensational and detective novels.