Stanke, Paul

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Stanke, Paul Gender: M
Paul Hermann Stanke
born on 24 August 1875 at 04:00 (= 04:00 AM )
Place Berlin-Charlottenb., Germany, 52n32, 13e16
Timezone LMT m13e16 (is local mean time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_vircol.18.gif 00°31' s_mo.18.gif s_gemcol.18.gif 01°19 Asc.s_leocol.18.gif 19°51'

Paul Stanke


German architect who was particularly concerned with the planning and construction of electrical engineering systems. From 1909 until his retirement in 1936 he worked in Berlin at the former electricity works Southwest AG (which later was operated by BEWAG) as head of the construction department.

From 1910 to 1912 he built the Wilmersdorf power plant with the Ließe house and later, from 1926 to 1929, he was responsible for its expansion and modernization. His other electrical buildings in Berlin were the substation in the Münsterstraße in 1922 and from 1926 to 1929 the substation Prinzregentenstraße.

Stanke was married and had two children. He died on 17 April 1948 in Berlin at age 72.

Link to Wikipedia biography (German)


Source Notes

Sy Scholfield provided birth registry entry (no. 757) from Berlin archives.


  • Vocation : Building Trades : Architect/ Planner
  • Vocation : Engineer : Electrical
  • Vocation : Politics : Government employee