Hauser, Johann Nepomuk
Johann Nepomuk Hauser. Photo.
Hauser, Johann Nepomuk, b. Kopfing (Upper Austria), March 24, 1866, d. Linz (Upper Austria), Feb. 8, 1927, politician (Christian Social Party), prelate. 1899-1927 member of the Landtag of Upper Austria, 1908 member of the Reichsrat, 1918-1919 president of the Provisional National Assembly, 1919-1920 2nd president of the Constituent National Assembly, 1920-1927 member of the Nationalrat. 1908-1927 Landeshauptmann of Upper Austria. Was in favour of dialogue with the Social Democratic Party.
Literature: J. Honeder, J. N. H., 1974; L. Reichhold, J. Fink und J. N. H., 1988; NDB.