House of Lippe
The House of Lippe (German: Haus Lippe) is a German Royal House.
The House of Lippe descends from Jobst Herman, Count of Lippe (died ca. 1056) whose son Bernhard I was the founder of the stat...
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Friedrich Count of Lippe-Biesterfeld
Friedrich Count of Lippe-Biesterfeld (German: Friedrich Karl Oskar Heinrich Graf und Edler Herr zur Lippe-Biesterfeld; 10 May 1852 Mechernich - 15 August 1892) was Count of Lippe-Biesterfeld.
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Julius, Count of Lippe-Biesterfeld
Julius, Count of Lippe-Biesterfeld (German: Julius Peter Hermann August Graf und Edler Herr zur Lippe-Biesterfeld; 2 April 1812 – 17 May 1884) was Count of Lippe-Biesterfeld from 1840 to 1884 and ...
Heinrich Höfemeier
Heinrich Höfemeier (21 August 1913 – 7 August 1943) was a German Luftwaffe fighter ace and recipient of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross during World War II. He claimed 96 victories in 490 miss...
Marianne Weber
Marianne Weber, (born Marianne Schnitger on 2 August 1870 in Oerlinghausen, died 12 March 1954 in Heidelberg), sociologist, women's rights activist and wife of Max Weber.
Marianne Schnitger was b...
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Engelbert Kaempfer
Engelbert Kaempfer (September 16, 1651 – November 2, 1716) was a German naturalist and physician known for his tour of Russia, Persia, India, South-East Asia, and Japan between 1683 and 1693. He...
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Georg Weerth
Georg Weerth (17 February 1822 – 30 July 1856) was a German writer. Weerth's poems celebrated the solidarity of the working class in its fight for liberation from exploitation and oppression...
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Heinrich Meibom (poet)
Heinrich Meibom (December 4, 1555 – September 20, 1625), German historian and poet, was born at Barntrup in Westphalia.He held the chair of history and poetry at Helmstedt from 1583 until his death....
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Jürgen Stroop
Jürgen Stroop (born Josef Stroop, 26 September 1895, Detmold, Germany – 6 March 1952, Warsaw, Poland) was an SS General during World War II. He is best known for being in command against the Warsaw Gh...
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Christian Dietrich Grabbe
Christian Dietrich Grabbe (11 December 1801 – 12 September 1836) was a German dramatist of the Vormärz era. He wrote many historical plays conceiving a disillusioned and pessimistic world view, ...
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Ferdinand Freiligrath
Ferdinand Freiligrath (17 June 1810 – 18 March 1876) was a German poet, translator and liberal agitator.
Freiligrath was born in Detmold, Principality of Lippe. His father was a teacher. He left a...
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Duchess Olga of Württemberg
Olga of Württemberg (German: Herzogin Olga Alexandrine Marie von Württemberg; 1 March 1876 – 21 October 1932) was a daughter of Duke Eugen of Württemberg and Grand Duchess Vera Constantinov...
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Friedrich-Erdmann von Hake
Friedrich-Erdmann von Hake (14 August 1898 – 22 March 1982) was a highly decorated Oberst in the Wehrmacht during World War II who commanded the 13. Panzer-Division. He was also a recipient of the Kni...
Leopold Zunz
Leopold Zunz (Hebrew/Yiddish: יום טוב ליפמן צונץ—Yom Tov Lipmann Tzuntz; 10 August 1794 – 17 March 1886) was a German Reform rabbi and writer, the founder of what has been termed "Jewish Studies" or "...
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Prince Christian of Schaumburg-Lippe (1898–1974)
Prince Christian of Schaumburg-Lippe (German: Christian zu Schaumburg-Lippe; 20 February 1898, Ödenburg, Hungary – 13 July 1974, Bückeburg) was a German prince and head of the Náchod branch of the...
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August Duesenberg
August Samuel Duesenberg (December 12, 1879 – January 18, 1955) was a German-American automobile pioneer manufacturer.
Duesenberg was born in Kirchheide, Lippe-Detmold. His large family immi...
August Kluckhohn
August Kluckhohn (6 July 1832 – 19 May 1893) was a German historian, born at Bavenhausen in Lippe. He studied at Heidelberg and Göttingen University, and in 1858 went to Munich to become editor of th...
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Christian Wilhelm von Dohm
Christian Wilhelm von Dohm (11 December 1751 – 29 May 1820) was a German historian and political writer.Dohm was born in Lemgo on 11 December 1751. Although a Christian, he was a staunch advocate for ...
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Fritz Bracht
Fritz Bracht (18 January 1899 in Heiden, part of Lage near Detmold – 9 May 1945 in Bad Kudowa, now Kudowa Zdrój, Poland) was the Nazi Gauleiter of Upper Silesia.After training as a gardener, Bracht pe...
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Friedrich Frisius
Friedrich Frisius (17 January 1895, Bad Salzuflen, Principality of Lippe - 30 August 1970, Lingen) was a German naval commander of World War II.
Entered the German Navy as a cadet in 1913, and was...