Carl Schurz
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"Carl Christian Schurz" was a Germany/German revolutionary, United States/American statesman and reformer, U.S. Minister to Spain, Union Army General officer/General in the American Civil War, U. S. Senator, and United States Secretary of the Interior/Secretary of the Interior. He was also an accomplished journalist, newspaper editor and orator, who in 1869 became the first German American/German-born American elected to the United States Senate.

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