History of Berlin
The history of Berlin began with its foundation in the 12th century, and later became the capital of the small country of Prussia. Prussia grew rapidly in the 18th and 19th century, and formed the bas...
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Berlin in July 1945 (HD 1080p color footage)
Fascinating moving pictures in color show the situation of the city in summer 1945, just after the Second World War and the capitulation of Germany. Daily life after years of war. Pictures from the d...
Nazi architecture - Nazi architecture video
1. Berghof 2. Atlantic Wall 3. Ehrentempel 4. Weingut I (Underground Factory Project) 5. Haus der deutschen Kunst 6. Prora - Colossus of Prora 7. Flakturme (...
Nazi architecture - Germania Nazi Architecture Berlin
The planned Nazi capital of Germania shown in 3D form.
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.
Bauhaus - Bela Lugosi's Dead (Original) - YouTube
May 14, 2009 ... I do not claim to own this material, it belongs to Small Wonder Records. A hundred thousand views, keep it up! Lyrics: White on white ...
1920s Berlin
The Golden Twenties in Berlin was a vibrant period in the history of Berlin, Germany, Europe and the history of the world in general. After the Greater Berlin Act the city became the third largest mun...
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Welthauptstadt Germania
Welthauptstadt Germania ([vɛltˈhaʊ̯ptˌʃtat ɡɛʁˈmaːni̯a], "World Capital Germania") refers to the projected renewal of the German capital Berlin during the Nazi period, part of Adolf Hitler's vision fo...
Welthauptstadt Germania - Wikipedia
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...
Berlin Blockade - Wikipedia
Uprising of 1953 in East Germany
The Uprising of 1953 in East Germany started with a strike by East Berlin construction workers on 16 June 1953. It turned into a widespread uprising against the German Democratic Republic government t...
Uprising of 1953 in East Germany - Wikipedia
Berlin Wall
The Berlin Wall (German: Berliner Mauer) was a barrier that divided Berlin from 1961 to 1989, constructed by the German Democratic Republic (GDR, East Germany) starting on 13 August 1961, that com...
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Bauhaus
 Staatliches Bauhaus , commonly known simply as Bauhaus, was an art school in Germany that combined crafts and the fine arts, and was famous for the approach to design that it publicised and...
Bauhaus - Wikipedia
Governing Mayor of Berlin
The Governing Mayor (German: Regierender Bürgermeister) of Berlin is the head of government, presiding over the Berlin Senate. As Berlin is an independent city as well as one of the constituent St...
Governing Mayor of Berlin - Wikipedia
Stolperstein
A stolperstein ([ˈʃtɔlpəʁˌʃtaɪn] from German, "stumbling block"; plural stolpersteine) is a monument created by Gunter Demnig which commemorates a victim of the Holocaust. Stolpersteine are small, co...
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Kreuzzeitung
The Neue Preußische Zeitung ("New Prussian Newspaper") was a German newspaper printed in Berlin from 1848–1939. It was known as the Kreuzzeitung or Kreuz-Zeitung ("Cross Newspaper") because its emblem...
Tupamaros West-Berlin
The Tupamaros West-Berlin (TW) were a small German Marxist organization which carried out a series of bombings and arsons at the end of the 1960s. In 1969 Dieter Kunzelmann, Georg von Rauch, and a fe...
Tupamaros West-Berlin - Wikipedia
1757 Berlin raid
The 1757 Berlin raid took place during the Seven Years' War. Cavalrymen of the Holy Roman Empire attacked and briefly occupied Berlin, the capital of Prussia.
After the War of the Austrian Succes...
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
World Chess Championship 1910 (Lasker–Schlechter)
Emanuel Lasker faced Carl Schlechter in the 1910 World Chess Championship. It was played from January 7 to February 10, 1910 in Vienna and Berlin. The match was tied and Lasker retained his title.
Berlin movement
The Berlin movement was an anti-Semitic intellectual and political movement in the German Empire in the 1880s. The movement was a collection of unassociated individuals and organizations.The movement...
Electromote
The Electromote was the world's first vehicle run like a trolleybus, which was first presented to the public on April 29, 1882, by its inventor Dr. Ernst Werner von Siemens in Halensee, a suburb of Be...
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Ruins of the Reich
Ruins of the Reich is a documentary series that traces the rise and fall of the Third Reich through its architecture. Written and directed by film maker R. J. Adams, the film's "then and now" format...
Ruins of the Reich - Wikipedia
Raid on Berlin
The Raid on Berlin took place in October 1760 during the Seven Years' War when Austrian and Russian forces occupied the Prussian capital of Berlin for several days. After raising money from the city,...
Raid on Berlin - Wikipedia
W.A.K.O. World Championships 1978
W.A.K.O. World Championships 1978 were the first ever W.A.K.O. World kickboxing championships introduced by the pioneer of German Karate Georg Bruckner and the third major event hosted by the W.A.K.O....