from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • Schmidt, Helmut Born 1918. German politician who served as West German minister of defense (1969-1972), minister of finance (1972-1974), and chancellor (1974-1982).
  • Schmidt, Michael Jack Known as "Mike.” Born 1949. American baseball player. In 17 seasons with the Philadelphia Phillies (1972-1989), Schmidt hit 548 home runs and was the National League's most valuable player three times (1980, 1981, and 1986).

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  • n. German statesman who served as chancellor of Germany (born in 1918)


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