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Friedrich Ebert

Friedrich Ebert

Friedrich Ebert was born in Heidelburg in February 1871 and died in February 1925. Ebert was Weimar Germany's first president and was instrumental in introducing Weimar's constitution which was to play an important part in the downfall of the Weimar Republic.

The Treaty of Versailles was the peace settlement signed after World War One had ended in 1918 and in the shadow of the Russian Revolution and…