Born 1918 near Vienna, Germany. Though both his parents were German, his father had some Czech ancestry: before becoming Waldheim the family's name has been Watzlawick and before that Vaclavik. Waldheim joined the NSDAP in 1938 and served on the Eastern Front and in the Balkans between 1941 and 1947 with Army Intelligence under Reinhard Gehlen. After the war he joined the Foreign Affairs Ministry.

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