1944 - Uwe Barschel a German politician and lawyer, born in Glienicke, near Berlin, Germany.
1979-1982 - Represented the Christian Democratic Union (CDU) as minister of the interior.
1987 - He was Governor of Schleswig-Holstein.
- Accused of involvement in a slander campaign against the German Social Democratic Party's Björn Engholm in regional elections.
1987 - Barschel died in a hotel room in Geneva took place in mysterious circumstances; a local court brought in a verdict of suicide.
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