Klaus Daweke ’67 died on March 28, 2020 in Detmold, Germany.
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Klaus Daweke (May 14, 1943 – March 28, 2020) was a German politician of the Christian Democratic Union (CDU) and former member of the German Bundestag.
Daweke had been a member of the CDU since 1964. He was chairman of the CDU district association of Lippe from 1977 to 1991 and chairman of the CDU district association of Westphalia-Lippe from 1981 to 1987. He was a member of the German Bundestag from 1976 to 1990. From 1983 to 1987, he represented the constituency of Lippe I in parliament, and in 1976 and 1987, he entered the Bundestag via the state list of the CDU North Rhine-Westphalia. Daweke was a member of the Committee for Education and Science in all election periods.