Johannes Reinke
Johannes Reinke (February 3, 1849 – February 25, 1931) was a German botanist and philosopher who was a native of Ziethen, Lauenburg. He is remembered for his research of benthic marine algae.Int...
Karsten Huck
Karsten Huck (born 13 November 1945) is a German equestrian and Olympic medalist. He was born in Wohltorf. He won a bronze medal in show jumping at the 1988 Summer Olympics in Seoul.
Catherine of Saxe-Lauenburg
Catherine of Saxe-Lauenburg (Katarina in Swedish) (24 September 1513 – 23 September 1535) was the first consort of Gustav I of Sweden and Queen of Sweden from 1531 until her death in 1535. She was bor...
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Axel Bergstedt
Axel Bergstedt (* 1962) is a German conductor and composer currently living in Brazil.He lived in front of the famous old Cathedral of Ratzeburg, a well known Lutheran church. It is a center of church...
Clara of Saxe-Lauenburg
Clara of Saxe-Lauenburg (1518–1576) was a Princess of Saxe-Lauenburg and Duchess of Brunswick-Gifhorn by marriage.
Clara was born on 13 December 1518 in Lauenburg upon Elbe, a daughter of Duke Mag...
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Friedrich Sthamer
Gustav Friedrich Carl Johann Sthamer (1856 – 1931) was a German lawyer, First Mayor of Hamburg, and ambassador. Sthamer was born on 24 November 1856 in Groß Weeden, part of the municipality Rond...
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Curt Siewert
Curt Siewert (5 April 1899 – 13 June 1983) as a highly decorated Generalleutnant in the Wehrmacht during World War II and an Generalmajor in the Bundeswehr. He was also a recipient of the Knight's Cro...
Francis II, Duke of Saxe-Lauenburg
Francis II of Saxe-Lauenburg (Ratzeburg, 10 August 1547 – 2 July 1619, Lauenburg upon Elbe), was the third son of Francis I of Saxe-Lauenburg and Sybille of Saxe-Freiberg (Freiberg, 2 May 1515 – 18 Ju...
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Alfred Hübner
Vizefeldwebel Alfred Hübner (born 26 October 1891, date of death unknown) was a World War I flying ace credited with six aerial victories.
Alfred Hübner was born on 26 October 1891 in Lauenburg, G...
Karl Ludwig Harding
Karl Ludwig Harding (September 29, 1765 – August 31, 1834) was a German astronomer notable for having discovered the asteroid 3 Juno.
Harding was born in Lauenburg. From 1786-89, he was educated a...
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Hans-Wilhelm Albers
Hans-Wilhelm Albers (12 June 1914 – 4 June 1944) was a highly decorated Oberstleutnant in the Wehrmacht during World War II. He was also a recipient of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross. The Knigh...
Duchess Sibylle of Saxe-Lauenburg
Sibylle of Saxe-Lauenburg (Franziska Sibylle Auguste; 21 January 1675 – 10 July 1733) was Margravine of Baden-Baden. Born a Duchess of Saxe-Lauenburg, she was the wife of Louis William, Margrave...
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Johannes Falke
Johannes, or 'Johann Friedrich Gottlieb Falke (20 April 1823 - 2 March 1876) was a German historian.He was born at Ratzeburg. Entering the University of Erlangen-Nuremberg in 1843, he soon began to de...
Florian Mennigen
Florian Mennigen (born 10 April 1982 in Ratzeburg) is a German rower. He is an alum of Boston University.During the 2012 Summer Olympics in London, he was part of the team that won the gold medal at t...
Vollrath von Hellermann
Vollrath von Hellermann (18 May 1900 – 25 August 1971) was a highly decorated Generalmajor in the Wehrmacht during World War II. He was also a recipient of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross. The K...
Augustus, Duke of Saxe-Lauenburg
Augustus of Saxe-Lauenburg (Ratzeburg, 17 February 1577 – 18 January 1656, Lauenburg upon Elbe) was Duke of Saxe-Lauenburg between 1619 and 1656. He was a son of Duke Francis II and his first wife Mar...
Hans Christern
Hans Christern (24 January 1900 – 17 June 1966) was a highly decorated Oberst in the Wehrmacht during World War II. He was also a recipient of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross. The Knight's Cros...
Johann Gottfried Müthel
Johann Gottfried Müthel (January 17, 1728 – July 14, 1788) was a German composer and noted keyboard virtuoso. Along with C.P.E. Bach, he represented the Sturm und Drang style of composition.As f...
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Gerda Schmidt-Panknin
Gerda Schmidt-Panknin (born in Lüchow, Schleswig-Holstein, on August 9, 1920) is a German painter. The artist lives and works in Kappeln. She studied at the Bremen Art Academy in the 1940s.
Painti...