Otto Dix
Otto Dix's Der Krieg [War] cycle 1924 I did not paint war pictures in order to prevent war. I would never have been so arrogant. I painted them to exorcise t...
Johann Ludwig Bach
Johann Ludwig Bach (1677 - 1731): DAS IST MEINE FREUDE Johann Ludwig Bach was a composer and violinist. He was born in Thal. At the age of 22 he moved to Mei...
Johanna Lüttge
Johanna Lüttge (born 10 March 1936) is a retired East German athlete. She competed in the shot put at the 1956, 1960 and 1964 Summer Olympics and finished in 11th, 2nd and 9th place, respectively. She...
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Johannes Plavius
Johannes Plavius (born c. 1600) was a German poet that most likely was born in Central German Thuringia, in Neuhausen (as he calls himself "M. Johannes Plavius Nehusâ Thüringus" in some works) or Plau...
Goethe-Nationalmuseum
The Goethe-Nationalmuseum is a museum devoted to the German author Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, in the town of Weimar in Germany. It was founded on 8 August 1885 as a result of the will of Goethe's las...
Johann Christian Daniel von Schreber
Johann Christian Daniel von Schreber (1739 in Weißensee, Thuringia – 1810 in Erlangen), often styled I.C.D. von Schreber, was a German naturalist.
He was appointed professor of materia medica at t...
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Katrin Göring-Eckardt
Katrin Dagmar Göring-Eckardt (born Katrin Dagmar Eckardt on 3 May 1966 in Friedrichroda, Thuringia [then part of East Germany]), better known as Katrin Göring-Eckardt, is a German politician from the ...
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Georg Buschner
Georg Buschner (26 December 1925 in Gera – 12 February 2007 in Jena) was an East German football player and manager.He earned six caps for the East Germany national football team between 1954 and 1957...
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Johann Friedrich Endersch
Johann Friedrich Endersch (25 October 1705 – 28 March 1769) was a German cartographer and mathematician. Endersch also held the title of Royal Mathematician to King Augustus III of Poland.
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Petra Felke
Petra Meier, née Felke (born 30 July 1959, Saalfeld/Saale, Thuringia) is a former German track and field athlete and Olympic champion who represented East Germany.
She trained with Ruth Fuchs at t...
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Gero (archbishop of Cologne)
Gero (c. 900 – 29 June 976) was Archbishop of Cologne from 969 until his death.Gero originated from Saxony, probably a son of the Billung count Christian (d. 950), who ruled in the Eastphalian No...
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Claudia von Alemann
Claudia von Alemann (born 23 March 1943 in Seebach, Thuringia, Germany) is a German filmmaker.
Claudia von Alemann is the daughter of German military officer Hans von Alemann Heine and his wife Lu...
Regina Miriam Bloch
Regina Miriam Bloch (1889 – 1 March 1938) was a Jewish writer and poet.
She was born in Sondershausen, Thuringia, and educated in Berlin and London. She was the third child of John (or Jacob) Bloc...