Angela Dorothea Kasner, better known as Angela Merkel, was born in Hamburg, West Germany, on July 17, 1954. Trained as a physicist, Merkel entered politics after the 1989 fall of the Berlin Wall. Rising to the position of chairwoman of the Christian Democratic Union party, Merkel became Germany’s first female chancellor, and one of the leading figures of the European Union, following the 2005 national elections.
Angela Merkel is the most powerful woman in the world, the leader of the country that drives the European economy. She’s also a soccer-loving scientist who is reportedly afraid of dogs. She does her shopping & buys grocery herself. She is very shrewd, simple & inspirational political personality.