Dieter Reiter

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Dieter Reiter
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Mayor of Munich
Assumed office
1 May 2014
Preceded byChristian Ude
Personal details
Born (1958-05-19) 19 May 1958 (age 62)
Rain, Swabia, Bavaria,
West Germany (now Germany)
Political partySocial Democratic Party
Spouse(s)Petra Reiter (2003 - present)

Dieter Reiter (born 19 May 1958 in Rain, Swabia) is a German politician and the current mayor of Munich, the capital of the state of Bavaria.[1] He is a member of the Social Democratic Party.


Reiter studied at the Fachhochschule für öffentliche Verwaltung und Rechtspflege in Hof, where he finished 1981. On the 30. March 2014 he was voted with 56.7% of votes mayor of Munich. He succeeded Christian Ude, who served as mayor from 1993 to 2014. Reiter was a SPD delegate to the Federal Convention for the purpose of electing the President of Germany in 2017.[2]

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Personal life[edit]

Reiter has been married twice, and is the father of a son from his first marriage. His second wife, Petra, has two children of her own from a previous relationship.


  1. ^ "Munich elects new centre-left mayor". The Local. 31 March 2014. Retrieved 4 May 2014.
  2. ^ Mitglieder bzw. Ersatzmitglieder der 16. Bundesversammlung Landtag of Bavaria, press release of 22 November 2016.
  3. ^ Board of Trustees Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich.
  4. ^ Board of Trustees Ifo Institute for Economic Research.
Political offices
Preceded by
Christian Ude
Mayor of Munich
Succeeded by