Richard Jaeger

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Richard Jaeger (left) and the former President of the Federal Republic of Germany/Bundespräsident Karl Carstens (right).

Richard Jaeger (16 February 1913 in Berlin – 15 May 1998 in Munich) was a German politician of the Christian Social Union of Bavaria. Under Ludwig Erhard's second ministry, he was Minister of Justice (26 October 1965 - 1 December 1966).

From 1933, Jaeger was a member of Hitler's paramilitary organization, the Sturmabteilung (SA).

From 1949 to 1980 Jaeger was a member of German Bundestag. From 1972 to 1974, Jaeger was President of the European Documentation and Information Centre (CEDI). He was married and had six children.