Bernstein, Eduard

Born: Jan 06, 1850 AD
Died: 1932 AD, at 82 years of age.

Nationality: German
Categories: Political Scientist

1850 - Born on the 6th of January in Berlin, Germany.

1872 - Became a member of the Sozialdemokratische Arbeiterpartei, the so-called Eisenachers.

1875 - Prepared the Einigungsparteitag with Lassalle's Allgemeiner Deutscher Arbeiterverein in Gotha.

1878 - Private secretary of social democratic patron Karl Höchberg

1880-1890 - Published the magazine "Sozialdemokrat".

1888 - Worked in Zürich and was expelled from Switzerland due to pressure from Prussia.

1889 - Wrote a book "Die Vorraussetzungen des Sozialismus und die Aufgaben der Sozialdemokratie".

1891 - One of the authors of the Erfurt Program.

1896-1898 - Released a series of articles entitled "Probleme des Sozialismus".

1901 - Returned to Germany.

1902-1918 - Became a member of the Reichstag.

1913 - He voted against the armament tabling together with the SPD fraction's left wing.

1915 - Opposed the World War I.

1917-1919 - Founders of the USPD.

1920 - He was again a member of the Reichstag.

1928 - He retired from political life.

1932 - Bernstein died on 18th of December in Berlin, Germany.

Page last updated: 5:47am, 18th Jun '07
Return to full site

This page is copyright ©