Karl Emil Lischke
Karl Emil Lischke (born 30 December 1819 in Stettin – died 1886 in Bonn) was a German lawyer, politician, diplomat, and amateur naturalist. He is best known for his contributions to malacology (study ...
Jacob Heinrich von Flemming
Jakob Heinrich von Flemming (March 3, 1667 – April 30, 1728) was a Saxon count, military officer and politician. He was born in Hoff, Prussian Province of Pomerania to a noble family. He completed his...
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Werner Dallmann
Werner Dallmann (7 April 1924 – February 1945) was an Obersturmführer (first lieutenant) in the Waffen-SS during World War II, who was awarded the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross, which was awarded t...
Karl Neitzel
Karl Neitzel (30 January 1901 – 13 November 1966) was a German U-boat commander in World War II and recipient of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross (German: Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes). Th...
Werner Gust
Werner Gust (3 May 1910 – 2 August 1979) was a highly decorated Oberst in the Wehrmacht during World War II, and one of only 882 recipients of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross with Oak Leaves. The...
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Friedrich Graf von Wrangel
Friedrich Heinrich Ernst Graf von Wrangel (April 13, 1784 – November 2, 1877) was a Generalfeldmarschall of the Prussian Army. He was nicknamed Papa Wrangel and a member of the Baltic German nob...
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Paul Brasack
Paul Brasack (9 May 1916 – 11 March 2013) was a Kapitänleutnant with the Kriegsmarine during World War II and commander of U-737. He was born in Stettin. He was also a recipient of the Knight's Cross ...
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Paul Sydow
Paul Sydow (1851, Kallies – 1925, Sophienstädt near Ruhlsdorf) was a German mycologist and lichenologist, father of Hans Sydow (1879–1946).He worked as a schoolmaster in Berlin. With his son, Hans, h...
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Wolfgang Weber
Wolfgang Weber (born 26 June 1944) is a German former footballer best remembered for scoring the last-minute equaliser for West Germany in the 1966 World Cup final.Weber, a central defender with 1. FC...
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Charles Adams (Colorado)
Charles Adams, born Charles Schwanbeck (December 19, 1845 – August 19, 1895), was a United States Army officer, US Indian agent, diplomat and businessman. In 1879 he secured the release of five ...
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Ehrengard Schramm
Ehrengard Schramm (1900–1985) was a German politician and writer.
Herbert Bartels
Herbert Karl Hermann Bartels (15 August 1917 – 1 July 2009) was a highly decorated Hauptmann in the Luftwaffe during World War II. He was also a recipient of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross. The ...
Carl Anders
Carl Ulrich Ernst Paul Anders (31 August 1893, Günz, Province of Pomerania – 28 January 1972) was a highly decorated Generalmajor in the Wehrmacht during World War II who commanded several infantry di...
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Erich von dem Bach-Zelewski
Erich von dem Bach-Zelewski (1 March 1899 – 8 March 1972) was an SS-Obergruppenführer (General) mainly active in Central Russia, directing anti-partisan warfare, and in Poland, leading the suppression...
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Max Berg
Max Berg (17 April 1870 – 22 January 1947) was a German architect and urban planner.Berg was born in Stettin (Now Szczecin, Poland) in then-German Pomerania. He attended the Technical University in Ch...
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Hermann Julius Grüneberg
Hermann Julius Grüneberg (11 April 1827 – 7 June 1894) was a German chemist and inventor, and together with Julius Vorster the founder of the Chemische Fabrik Kalk.
Grüneberg was born on 1...
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Klaus Uebe
Klaus Uebe (1 May 1900 – 3 February 1968) was a German Luftwaffe Generalmajor and recipient of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross (German: Ritterkreuz des Eisernen Kreuzes) during World War II. ...
Lothar Dräger
Lothar Dräger (* January 19, 1927, Schwennenz, Grambow) is a German comic writer.
Ernst Bernheim
Ernst Bernheim (19 February 1850 – 9 July 1942) was a German historian, best known for an influential Lehrbuch der historischen Methode (1889) on historical method.
He was born in Hamburg as a son...
Hans Krüger
Hans Krüger (6 July 1902 – 3 November 1971) was a former member of the NSDAP party and other Nazi organizations who served as an SS judge in occupied Poland during the Second World War. After th...
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Gustav von Below
Gustav Ernst Anton Wilhelm von Below (18 July 1790 – 19 November 1843) was the son of Livonian born Prussian hauptmann Karl Gustav von Below (1759–1840) and Charlotte Wilhelmine von Woedtke (1757–1798...
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Gustav Pietsch
Gustav Pietsch (1893 – 1975) was a German captain, resistance fighter and Politician of the Free City of Danzig.Pietsch was born in Bellin, Pomerania and served in the German Navy in World War I...
Paul Gottlieb Nipkow
Paul Julius Gottlieb Nipkow (22 August 1860 – 24 August 1940) was a German technician and inventor. He invented the Nipkow disk, one of the first successful technologies for television transmis...
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Herbert Panknin
Herbert Panknin (27 December 1913 in Neustettin – 15 March 2001 in Langen-Sievern) was a German chief engineer (Leitender Ingenieur - LI) on a Kriegsmarine U-boat in World War II and recipient of the ...
Wolf Gold
Rabbi Wolf Gold (Hebrew: זאב גולד‎, Ze'ev Gold, born Zev Krawczynski in 1889, died 8 April 1956) was a rabbi, Jewish activist, and one of the signatories of the Israeli declaration of independen...
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Gerhard Gentzen
Gerhard Karl Erich Gentzen (November 24, 1909 – August 4, 1945) was a German mathematician and logician. He made major contributions to the foundations of mathematics, proof theory, especially on natu...
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Gerhard Lemcke
Gerhard Lemcke (23 January 1913 – 19 May 2004) was a highly decorated Oberstleutnant in the Wehrmacht during World War II and a recipient of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross. The Knight's Cross of...
Carl Wilhelm Schmidt
.Reverend Carl Wilhelm Schmidt (died 1864), also known as Karl Schmidt, was a German missionary, and an ordained minister of the Prussian United Church. Schmidt's missionary work took him to Queensla...
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Moriz Seeler
Moriz Seeler (1 March 1896 — after 15 August 1942) was a German poet, writer, film producer, and man of the theatre. He was also a victim of the Holocaust.Seeler was born at the small, provinci...
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Heinz Bevernis
Heinz Bevernis (11 December 1914 – 19 July 1942) was a highly decorated Leutnant in the Luftwaffe during World War II, and a recipient of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross. The Knight's Cross of th...