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List of the members of the Quandt family, listed alphabetically with photos when available. This list includes the names of each famous person in the Quandt family, along with information like where each person was born. If you're doing research on historic members of the Quandt family, then this list is the perfect jumping off point for finding out which notable people are included. The Quandt family has held prominence in the world dating back many years, so it's no wonder that many people have a fascination with its members. While this is not an exact family tree, it does show a list of many popular members of the Quandt family.

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Susanne Klatten is the daughter of Herbert and Johanna Quandt. As of March, 2014, her net worth is US$17.4 billion, and she is the richest woman in Germany and the 49th richest person in the world. ...more

Age: 55

Birthplace: Bad Homburg vor der Höhe, Germany

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Stefan Quandt is a German engineer and industrialist. He is ranked as the 66th richest person in the world in the Forbes list of billionaires, who put his personal wealth at $14.2 billion. He was born in Bad Homburg to Herbert Quandt and Johanna Quandt. He attended the University of Karlsruhe where he studied engineering from 1987 to 1993. From 1993-1994, he worked for the Boston Consulting Group in Munich. From 1994 to 1996 he worked for Datacard Group of Minneapolis as a marketing manager in Hong Kong. On his father's death in 1982 he inherited 17.4% of BMW, the company his father had saved from bankruptcy in 1959. Quandt also inherited from his father substantial holdings in other ...more

Age: 51

Birthplace: Bad Homburg vor der Höhe, Germany

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Johanna Quandt is the German widow of industrialist Herbert Quandt, who resurrected BMW from bankruptcy. As a result, she is the 8th richest person of Germany, 82nd in world and 11th richest woman according to Forbes. She was born Johanna Bruhn in 1926. She became a secretary in Herbert’s office in the 1950s and eventually became his personal assistant. She married Herbert in 1960. After Herbert’s death in 1982, she became a major shareholder in BMW, and sat on its supervisory board until she retired in 1997. She still owns 16.7% of BMW. The two children of her marriage, Stefan Quandt and Susanne Klatten, are also substantial shareholders in BMW and now sit on the supervisory board of BMW. ...more

Age: 91

Birthplace: Germany

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Harald Quandt


Harald Quandt was a German industrialist and son of industrialist Günther Quandt and Magda Behrend Rietschel. His parents divorced and his mother was later married to Joseph Goebbels. After World War II, Quandt and his older half-brother Herbert Quandt ran the industrial empire that was left to them by their father and that continues today, the family owning about 46% of Germany's luxury car manufacturer BMW. ...more

Age: Died at 46 (1921-1967)

Birthplace: Charlottenburg, Germany