Karl Peters
Carl Peters (27 September 1856 – 10 September 1918), was a German colonial ruler, explorer, politician and author, the prime mover behind the foundation of the German colony of East Africa (in today's...
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Heinrich Schnee
Heinrich Albert Schnee (February 4, 1871 - June 23, 1949) was a German lawyer, colonial civil servant, politician, writer, and association official. He served as the last Governor of German East Afric...
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Hermann Wissmann
Hermann Wilhelm Leopold Ludwig Wissmann, after 1890 Hermann von Wissmann (4 September 1853 – 15 June 1905), was a German explorer and administrator in Africa.
Born in Frankfurt an der Oder, Wissma...
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German East Africa
German East Africa (German: Deutsch-Ostafrika) was a German colony in the African Great Lakes region, which included what are now Burundi, Rwanda, and the mainland part of present Tanzani...
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Gustav Adolf von Götzen
Count Gustav Adolf von Götzen (12 May 1866 – 2 December 1910) was a German explorer and Governor of German East Africa. He was the second European to set foot in Rwanda, after Dr Oscar Baumann, and la...
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