Nuremberg trial cross-examination of Wolfram Sievers, 8/8/1946 ...
Jun 11, 2009 ... On August 8, 1946, British prosecutor F. Elwyn Jones used newly discovered documents to cross-examine a witness, SS Standartfuehrer ...
Wolfram Sievers
Wolfram Sievers (Hildesheim, 10 July 1905 – Landsberg, 2 June 1948) was Reichsgeschäftsführer, or managing director, of the Ahnenerbe from 1935 to 1945.
Sievers was born in 1905 in Hildesheim in t...
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Bruno Snell
Bruno Snell (18 June 1896 – 31 October 1986) was a German classical philologist. From 1931 to 1959 he held a chair for classical philology at the University of Hamburg where he established the Thesaur...
Hans Adolf Krebs
Sir Hans Adolf Krebs (25 August 1900 – 22 November 1981) was a German-born British physician and biochemist. He was the pioneer scientist in study of cellular respiration, a biochemical pathway in cel...
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Hubertus Heil
Hubertus Heil (born 3 November 1972 in Hildesheim, Lower Saxony) is a German politician. In 2005 he became general secretary of the Social Democratic Party of Germany (SPD). In September 2009, after i...
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Didrik Pining
Didrik Pining (c. 1430 – 1491) was a German privateer, nobleman and governor of Iceland and Vardøhus. He is most notable because some have proposed that he may have landed in North America in the 1470...
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Helmuth Prieß
Helmuth Prieß (6 March 1896 – 21 October 1944) was a highly decorated General der Infanterie in the Wehrmacht during World War II who commanded the XXVII. Armeekorps. He was also a recipient of the K...
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Diane Kruger
Diane Kruger ([diˈa:nə ˈkru:ɡɐ]; born Diane Heidkrüger; 15 July 1976) is a German actress and former fashion model. She is known for roles such as Helen in the epic war film Troy (2004), Dr. Abigail C...
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Lothar Ambrosius
Dr. Lothar Adolf Heinrich Ambrosius (11 May 1903 – 9 January 1971) was a highly decorated Oberst der Reserves in the Wehrmacht during World War II. He was also a recipient of the Knight's Cross of th...
Alexander von Linsingen
Alexander Adolf August Karl von Linsingen (10 February 1850 – 5 June 1935) was a German general during World War I.
Linsingen joined the Prussian Army in 1868 and rose to Corps Commander (II Corp...
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Bernward of Hildesheim
Saint Bernward (c. 960 – 20 November 1022) was the thirteenth Bishop of Hildesheim from 993 until his death in 1022.
Bernward came from a Saxon noble family. His grandfather was Athelbero, C...
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Guy Stern
Guy Stern (born January 14, 1922 in Hildesheim, Germany) is a German-Jewish scholar of literature, primarily German and comparative.
Stern was born in 1921 to an assimilated Jewish family in Hilde...
Adolf Bertram
Adolf Cardinal Bertram (14 March 1859 – 6 July 1945) was archbishop of Breslau and a cardinal of the Roman Catholic Church.
Adolf Bertram was born in Hildesheim, Royal Prussian Province of Hanover...
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George von Amsberg
Georg von Amsberg (June 24, 1821 – November 21, 1876) was a German, who served in Austria, Hungary, and the United States as a military officer in both the Hungarian revolution of 1848 and the America...
Eberhard Schlotter
Eberhard Schlotter (June 3, 1921 – September 8, 2014) worked as an international painter in Spain and Germany. He is the brother of the sculptor Gotthelf Schlotter (1922–2007).Schlotter was born in Hi...
Thomas Quasthoff
Thomas Quasthoff (born November 9, 1959) is a German bass-baritone. Quasthoff has a range of musical interest from the Baroque cantatas of Bach, to Romantic lieder, and solo jazz improvisations. Born ...
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Moritz Güdemann
Moritz Güdemann (Hebrew: משה גידמן‎; February 19, 1835 – August 5, 1918) was an Austrian rabbi and historian. His most important work is Geschichte des Erziehungswesens und der Cultur der a...
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Heinz Klevenow
Heinz Klevenow (1908–1975) was a German actor.
Julius Guttmann
Julius Guttmann (Hebrew: יוליוס גוטמן), born Yitzchak Guttmann (April 15, 1880 in Hildesheim – May 19, 1950 in Jerusalem), was a German-born rabbi, Jewish theologian, and philosopher of religion.
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Rudolf Schenker
Rudolf Schenker (born 31 August 1948 in Hildesheim, Lower Saxony) is a German guitarist and founding member of hard rock band Scorpions, being the rhythm/lead guitarist and one of the main songwriters...
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Walter Schlags-Koch
Walter Schlags-Koch (7 September 1898 – 17 October 1983) was a highly decorated Oberst der Reserve in the Wehrmacht during World War II. He was also a recipient of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross...
Wilhelm Victor Keidel
Wilhelm Victor Keidel (1825–1870) was the first doctor and first Chief Justice in Gillespie County, Texas. He was a veteran of the Mexican-American War. Keidel founded the settlement of Pedernales.
Eduard Pestel
Eduard Kurt Christian Pestel (born 29 May 1914 in Hildesheim, died 19 September 1988 in Hanover) was a German industrial designer economist, professor of mechanics and politician. He was coauthor with...
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Henry II, Holy Roman Emperor
Henry II (6 May 972 – 13 July 1024), also known as Saint Henry, Obl. S. B. ("Oblate of Saint Benedict"), was Holy Roman Emperor ("Romanorum Imperator") from 1014 until his death in 1024 and the last m...
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