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Dieter Oesterlen

Full name: Dieter Oesterlen
Gender: Male
Born: April 5, 1911 in Heidenheim an der Brenz, Baden-Württemberg, Germany
Died: April 6, 1994 in Hannover, Niedersachsen, Germany
Country: GER Germany
Sport: Art Competitions


German architect and university teacher Dieter Oesterlen studied in Stuttgart and Berlin. Between 1939 and 1945 he constructed war strategic production plant for the Hitler regime working as a government architect. After World War II Oesterlen returned to his hometown of Hanover; where he had lived since World War I.

The reconstruction of the Market Church from 1946, or the construction of the well-known Café Kroepcke, which was completed in 1948 before the currency reform, established Oesterlen in Hanover as a modern architect. At the Technical High School of Braunschweig he became one of the founders of the so-called “Braunschweig School.” He became one of the most influential high school architecture teachers in post-war Germany.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1936 Summer 25 Berlin Art Competitions Mixed Architecture, Unknown Event Germany GER AC

Mixed Architecture, Unknown Event

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank Title
1936 Summer 25 Berlin Art Competitions Germany Final Standings AC Entwurf: Stadion
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