Olaf Scholz Age, Bio, Career, Net Worth, Family

Quick Facts of Olaf Scholz

Net Worth$1 million
SalaryNot Known
HeightNot Known
Date of Birth14 June, 1958
ProfessionPoliticians
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Olaf Scholz is a renwoned german politician. He is a member of the Social Democratic Party of Germany. He is a very talented politician who has worked in different fields of politics and has earned himself a name in the field. 

Olaf Scholz started his career as a politician at a very young and early age. Now he is among the top most admired and honored politicians in the country who has earned himself a name and fame in the field of politics. In fact, he has even worked in the Ministry of Finance in Germany back in 2018.

Olaf Scholz’s Personal Life

Olaf Scholz was born on 14th June 1958 in Osnabrück, Lower Saxony, West Germany. As of 2022, Olaf is just 64 years old yet he is very fit and energetic in doing his personal as well as professional work. He hasn’t mentioned anything regarding his parents meanwhile they were in the textile industry and were part of it for several years. 

Born and raised in Germany, Olaf holds a german nationality. He belongs to a white ethnic group. Whereas he was born into a Protestant family and he hasn’t talked anything about his religion and culture as he is very secretive about it. According to his date of birth, Olaf’s star sign is Geminis.

Scholz hasn’t talked anything about his personal details as he has kept it away from his admirers and fans in the field.

Source: Le Monde

Where is Olaf Scholz from?

Olaf Scholz is from Osnabrück, Germany. He was born and raised in Germany alongside his two siblings’ brother.

Olaf Scholz’s Career

Olaf Scholz started his professional career at a very young and early age as a political member. He was still in high school when he joined the Social Democratic Party. Being a part of a political party at such a young age definitely helped him achieve a lot in the field.

Scholz became a prominent member of the party’s radical wing, and he was especially critical of the presence of U.S. nuclear weapons in Europe. Back in 1978, he joined the University of Hamburg in order to study and graduate with a law degree.

Finally, in 1985 he completed his law study and became a lawyer. Later he even established his own firm specializing in labor law. Within a short period of time, he earned himself a name and fame in the field of Law too.

Talking about his political career Scholz was first elected to represent Hamburg-Altona in the Bundestag in 1998, just at the age of 40. He was part of it until 2001 which means he led as a representative for 3 years. After leaving his job as a representative the same year on 30th May 2001 Scholz succeeded Senator for the Interior of Hamburg.

Ortwin Runde was the mayor of the city. He again left his job the same year as he was succeded by Ronald Schill. Meanwhile, in 2007 he was a member of the Minister of Labour and Social Affairs. Eventually, in 2009 he left his job in the ministry of labor and social affairs.

In 2011 he was the first mayor of Hamburg. He was the mayor of Hamburg until 2018. Later after resigning from his job as a mayor he was Vice-Chancellor and Minister of Finance. He was part of it until 2021. Currently, he is Chancellor of Germany. 

Olaf Scholz’s Net Worth

Olaf Scholz’s net worth as of 2022 is around a million dollars. His massive net worth includes his salary as a politician and other several works as a political leader. In fact, he has even worked as a chancellor which has definitely helped him earn a huge sum of money.

Apart from that he hasn’t talked and revealed anything regarding his income as he has kept it a secret and private. He even owns a massive mansion in Germany. In fact, his house was once attacked by Vandals.

Is Olaf Scholz married?

Yes, Olaf Scholz is a married man. He is married to  Britta Ernst who is also a politician. They got married back in 1998 and are together for 24 years as of 2022.

Olaf Scholz’s Love Life

Olaf Scholz is currently a married man. He is married to a German politician who is a member of the Social Democratic Party of Germany Britta Ernst. She is also an outstanding politician who has served in the field like Minister for School and Professional Education of Schleswig-Holstein and Member of the Bundesrat for Brandenburg.

They both got married back in 1998 and are together for almost 24 years as of 2022. They were already in their 40s at the time of their marriage. They do not have any kids together.

Source: BBC

Olaf Scholz’s Social Media Handle

Olaf Scholz is active and available on different kinds of social media handles. His Instagram account named @olafscholz has over 200 k followers and 1221 posts as of 2022. Meanwhile, his Twitter handles @OlafScholz has more than 579k followers and 6690 tweets.

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