Kühlmann, Richard von
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Kühlmann, Richard von

(May 3, 1873, Constantinople – February 6, 1948, Ohlstadt), German diplomat and politician. The son of the director general of the Anatolian Railway, Kühlmann completed his law studies with a doctoral degree and entered the diplomatic service in 1898. After numerous international postings he served as counselor at the German Embassy in London from 1909 to 1914. In that position he worked to create an atmosphere of Anglo-German cooperation and prepared various agreements toward…

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Beckers, Thomas, “Kühlmann, Richard von”, in: Brill’s Digital Library of World War I. Consulted online on 29 June 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2352-3786_dlws1_beww1_en_0344>
First published online: 2015



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