|FINANCIAL EXPERT, POLITICIAN (AUSTRIA)|
BORN 18 May 1887, Wien - DIED 25 Aug 1977, Wien|
GRAVE LOCATION Wien: Hietzinger Friedhof, Maxingstraße 15, Hietzing (Gruppe 03, Nummer 21)
Rudolf Neumayer was educated at the Elisabeth-Gymnasium in Vienna and subsequently studied law and political science in Vienna. In 1912 he started working for the city of Vienna and he served in the army during the First World War. From 1919 he worked in the deparment for financial affairs and in 1924 he became the head of the department. From 1936 to 1938 he was finance minister in the governments led by Schuschnigg and Seyss-Inquart. He became the director of the Wiener Städtische Versicherung in 1938 and in 1943 he became head of an accounting organisation.
After the war he was sentenced to life imprisonment because he had been part of a nazi government. In 1948 he was released because of illness. He lived until 1977 and died in Vienna.
Rudolf Neumayer â€“ Wikipedia