Fritz Hellwig was born on August 3, 1912, in Saarbrücken and died on July 22, 2017.
He was a German CDU politician and European Commissioner.
He had left the Bundestag to become a member of the High Authority of the European Coal and Steel Community.
Following the merger in 1967 with the Commission of European Economic Community he became a vice-president of the new Rey Commission and European Commissioner for Science & Research.
Fritz Hellwig passed away at 104 years old.