Angela Merkel Height, Weight, Age, Bio, Family, Religion & More

Angela Merkel Height, Weight, Bio, Age, Family, Religion & More


Nickname Mutti
Profession German Politician
Full Name Angela Dorothea Merkel
Famous Name Angela Merkel

Physical States & More

Height Feet and Inches- 5’5″
Meters- 1.65m
Centimeters- 165 cm
Weight(approx.) In Kilograms-60kg
In Pounds- 132 Ibs
Chest Size None
Eye color Blue
Hair Color Light Brown
Shoe size 10(US)

Personal Life 

Date of birth 17 July 1954
Nationality German
Age (as in2020) 66 Years
Children N/A
Religion Lutheranism
Birthplace Hamburg, West Germany
Region Lutheranism
Gander Female
Debut 1990
School Not known
College Leipzig University, Leipzig, Germany
Educational Qualification Doctorate in physics
Sexual Orientation Straight
Family Members 7 members
Hometown Templin, Uckermark district of Brandenburg, Germany
Biggest Rival Gerhard Schroder
Party Democratic Awakening 91989-1990) and Christian Democratic Union (1990-present)
House price 15 million
Grandmother Margarethe Kazmierczak
Grandfather Ludwig Kasner (policeman)
Zodiac sign Cancer

Relationship and Love Life

Marital Status married
Affair /Girlfriend Not known
Husband Ulrich Merkel 91977-1982)
Joachim Sauer (1998- present)


Husband  Ulrich Merkel 91977-1982)
Joachim Sauer (1998- present)
Parents Father: Horst Kasner
Mother: Herlind Kasner
Siblings Sister: Irene Kasner
Brother: Marcus Kasner
Sons None
Daughter None
Father Horst Kasner
Mother Herlind Kasner


Favorite Actors Robert De Niro
Favorite Actress Anna Katarina
Favorite Films Titanic
Favorite Singer None
 Hobbies Watching Soccer, Cooking and Baking
Favorite Destination German
Favorite Sports Soccer
Favorite Pets Dogs and Cats
Favorite Foods Mettwurst (minced pork sausage) with green cabbage
Favorite Mobile phone Apple
Favorite Cars Audi A8 L W12
Ford Focus
DS 7 Crossback
Favorite Color Green
Favorite Books None
Sexual orientation Straight
Favorite Politician Barack Obama

Net worth

Net worth $11.5 Million
Estimated Net Worth in 2022 (Approx) N/A
Estimated Net Worth in 2021 (Approx) N/A
Salary #300 Thousand
Annual Income None

Political offices

Preceded by: Ursula Lehr Minister for Women and Youth of Germany 1991-1994
Succeded by: Claudia
Preceded by: Klaus Topfer Minister for the Environment and Reactor Safety 1994-1998
Succeded by: Jurgen Trittin
Preceded by: Gerhard Schroder Chancellor of Germany 2005-present
Preceded by: Vladimir Putin Russia Chair of the G8 2007
Succeded by: Yasuo Fukuda Japan
Preceded by: Matti Vanhanen Finland President of the European Council
Succeded by: Jose Socrates Portugal

Facts about Angela Merkel

. Merkel was born in West Germany, raised in East Germany, and studied chemistry. She entered politics in 1990,  just after the fall of the Berlin Wall in 1989. She was elected chancellor- the leader of Germany – in September 2005, and she is credited with steering Germany through the 2008 financial crisis and the European refugee crisis of 2015.

. Markel studied chemistry at Karl Marx University, Leipzig from 1973 to 1978 and then worked at the Central Institute of Physical Chemistry of the Academy of Science in Berlin Adlershof from 1978 to 1990.

. She received a doctorate in quantum chemistry in 1986. During this time, she declined a post as an assistant professor because she would have had to spy on her colleagues for the Stasi (the East German secret police) if she had taken a job.

. Markel’s political career began shortly after the fall of the Berlin Wall in November 1989. Just one month later, she joined a new political party called Demokratischer Aufbruch (D.A., or Democratic Beginning” in English). She quickly became the press spokesperson for the party and was then appointed deputy spokesperson of the last pre-unification government under Lothar de Maiziere.

. Her father, Horst Kasner, was a Lutheran pastor, and her mother was a teacher of English and Latin.

. The real name of his German politician is Angela Merkel. The tag name is Mutti. He has German citizenship. This person’s hometown is Templin, Uckermark District of Brandenburg, Germany. She believes in Lutheranism. This person’s educational qualification is a Doctorate in Physics.

. Angela Merkel’s personal net worth is estimated at $11.5 million.

. Merkel was then successively promoted to increasingly senior positions in the CDU. She served as Minister for the Environment from 1994 to 1988, and General Secretary of the CDU from 1988 to 2000. In 2000, she was elected chairperson of the CDU, becoming the first woman to lead a German political party.

. While some teenagers nervously read questions off notepads about livestock farming pollution in oceans, younger children were mostly curious about Merkel as a person.

. During her leadership of Germany (arguably, the European Union), she successfully navigated the 2008 financial crash, the 2015 migrant crisis, and the COVID-19 pandemic.

. The German leader also revealed that her favorite color is cornflower blue, her favorite piece of clothing is a comfortable cardigan, and that she loves swimming and gardening.

. Despite a tense political landscape that has seen Germany become increasingly polarized since Merkel’s decision to accept an influx of refugees by well over half of the population, according to a new poll.

. The latest German poll finds that 13 years into her chancellorship, Angela Merkel remains the most popular German politician.

. Awards and honors received by Merkel include a special issue of the Grand Cross Republic of Germany, the United States Presidential Medal of Freedom, and twenty doctorates honoris causa.

. Merkel received the Presidential Medal of Freedom from the U.S. president Barack Obama in 2011.

. Does Anela Merkeel smoke? No

. Does Angela Merkel drink Alcohol? Yes.

. Angela Merkel was elected leader of Germany in 2005 and held that position until she retired in 2021. She was the first woman to be chancellor, the youngest (at age 51) to hold that office, and the second-longest-serving leader in Germany’s history. During her leadership, she successfully navigated a series of crises: the 2008 financial crash, the 2005 migrant crisis, and the COVID-19 pandemic.

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