Berlin Wall
A film about the construction and the fall of the Berlin wall ending with the united Germany's new year celebrations in Berlin 1990.
Wall of Shame
"Wall of Shame" is originally a term used by western politicians and media to refer to the Berlin Wall, and more generally a negative term for a wall, fence or barrier that, in the opinion of those us...
Tear down this wall!
"Tear down this wall!" was the challenge issued by United States President Ronald Reagan to Soviet Union leader Mikhail Gorbachev to destroy the Berlin Wall, in a speech at the Brandenburg Gate near t...
Tear down this wall! - Wikipedia
Freedom Memorial
The Freedom Memorial (German: Freiheitsmahnmal) was a memorial to the victims of the Berlin Wall in the vicinity of the Checkpoint Charlie Museum in Berlin. It opened on October 31, 2004, and was ...
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Berlin Blockade
The Berlin Blockade (1 April 1948 – 12 May 1949) was one of the first major international crises of the Cold War. During the multinational occupation of post–World War II Germany, the Soviet Union blo...
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Topography of Terror
The Topography of Terror (German: Topographie des Terrors) is an outdoor and indoor history museum in Berlin, Germany. It is located on Niederkirchnerstrasse, formerly Prinz-Albrecht-Strasse, on t...
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The Road to the Wall
The Road to the Wall is a 1962 American short documentary film produced by Robert Saudek about the construction of the Berlin Wall. It was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Documentary Short.
Erika Eiffel
Erika "Aya" Eiffel (née Erika LaBrie), is an American woman who famously "married" the Eiffel Tower in a commitment ceremony in 2007.
After serving enlisted in the US Air Force, Erika entered the ...
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List of deaths at the Berlin Wall
There were numerous deaths at the Berlin Wall, which stood as a barrier between West Berlin and East Germany from 13 August 1961 until 9 November 1989. Before the rise of the Berlin Wall in 1961, 3.5...
List of deaths at the Berlin Wall - Wikipedia
Mauerpark
Mauerpark is a public linear park in Berlin's Prenzlauer Berg district. The name translates to "Wall Park", referring to its status as a former part of the Berlin Wall and its Death Strip. The park ...
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Günter Litfin
Günter Litfin (19 January 1937 – 24 August 1961) was the second victim at the Berlin Wall, and the first to succumb to gunshots.A tailor from the borough of Weißensee, like his father, he was a member...
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Deaths at the Berlin Wall
There were numerous deaths at the Berlin Wall, which stood as a barrier between West Berlin and East Germany from 13 August 1961 until 9 November 1989. Before the rise of the Berlin Wall in 1961, 3.5...
Deaths at the Berlin Wall - Wikipedia
Critical reconstruction
Critical reconstruction is a theory regarding the reconstruction of Berlin following the fall of the Berlin Wall; it aims to define the “central role of the city” and “invent the contemporary equivale...
Marienetta Jirkowsky
Marienetta "Micki" Jirkowsky (August 25, 1962, Bad Saarow, Oder-Spree, Brandenburg – November 22, 1980, Hennigsdorf, Oberhavel, Brandenburg) was a German woman killed trying to cross the Berlin Wall.<...
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Ich bin ein Berliner
13°20′40″E / 52.484932°N 13.344395°E / 52.484932; 13.344395"Ich bin ein Berliner" ([ˈʔɪç ˈbɪn ʔaɪn bɛɐˈliːnɐ], "I am a Berliner") is a quotation from a June 26, 1963, speech b...
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Berlin border crossings
The Berlin border crossings were created as a result of the postwar division of Germany. Prior to the construction of the Berlin Wall in 1961, travel between the Eastern and Western sectors of Berlin ...
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Chris Gueffroy
Chris Gueffroy (June 21, 1968 – February 6, 1989) was the last person to be shot while trying to escape to West Berlin across the Berlin Wall.
Chris Gueffroy was born in Pasewalk, Mecklenbur...
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Riccardo Ehrman
Riccardo Ehrmann (born 1929 in Florence) is a retired Italian journalist whose question at a government press conference in the former East Germany is said to have precipitated the end of the Berlin W...
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Conrad Schumann
Hans Conrad Schumann (March 28, 1942 – June 20, 1998) was an East German soldier who famously defected to West Germany during the construction of the Berlin Wall in 1961.
Born in Zschochau, Saxony...
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The Berlin Wall (video game)
The Berlin Wall (also known as Berlin no Kabe (ベルリンの壁)) is a platform arcade game released by Kaneko in 1991. The player takes control of a boy who must use his hammer to break the blocks that for...
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List of Berlin Wall segments
Many segments of the Berlin Wall have been given to various institutions since its fall on November 9, 1989.
Unveiled in 2013 in the Blloku district, as part of a memorial to victims of Albania's ...
List of Berlin Wall segments - Wikipedia
Ida Siekmann
Ida Siekmann (23 August 1902 – 22 August 1961) was the first person to die at the Berlin Wall, only 9 days after the beginning of its construction.
Ida Siekmann was born in Gorken near Marie...
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Operation Gold
Operation Gold (also known as Operation Stopwatch by the British) was a joint operation conducted by the American CIA and the British Secret Intelligence Service in the 1950s to tap into landline comm...
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