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Stre·se·mann(strā′zə-män′, shtrā′-), Gustav 1878-1929.
German politician who served as foreign minister (1923-1929) and was largely responsible for Germany's conciliatory and cooperative policies after World War I. He shared the 1926 Nobel Peace Prize.
(Biography) Gustav. 1878–1929, German statesman; chancellor (1923) and foreign minister (1923–29) of the Weimar Republic. He gained (1926) Germany's admission to the League of Nations and shared the Nobel peace prize (1926) with Aristide Briand