Paul von Hindenburg
September 27, 1933. In the interwar period a monument was erected at Hohenstein then in German East Prussia (now Olsztynek in the Polish voivodship of Warmia...
Karl Helfferich
Karl Theodor Helfferich (22 July 1872 – 23 April 1924) was a German politician, economist, and financier from Neustadt an der Weinstraße in the Palatinate.
He studied law and political science at ...
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Ernst Werner Techow
Ernst Werner Techow (12 October 1901 — 9 May 1945) was a German right-wing assassin. In 1922, he took part in the assassination of the Foreign Minister of Germany Walther Rathenau. After his release f...
Joseph Friedrich Abert
Joseph Friedrich Abert (June 11, 1879 - October 25, 1959, in Würzburg) was a German historian and archivist.
Abert was born in 1879 in Würzburg. His uncle was the Roman Catholic Archbishop of Bamb...
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Hugo Launicke
Hugo Launicke (2 February 1909 – 6 June 1975) was a German resistance fighter against the Nazi régime and later a Socialist Unity Party of Germany (SED) politician in East Germany.
Launick...
Jürgen Ohlsen
Jürgen Ohlsen (15 March 1917 – 23 September 1994) was a Nazi propaganda film actor best-remembered for the role of Heini Völker in Hitlerjunge Quex (Our Flag Leads Us Forward) (1933).
Jürgen Ohlse...
Karl Böhm
Karl August Leopold Böhm (August 28, 1894 in Graz – August 14, 1981 in Salzburg) was an Austrian conductor. He is widely considered to be one of the greatest conductors of the 20th century.
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Hugo Stinnes
Hugo Dieter Stinnes (12 February 1870 – 10 April 1924) was a German industrialist and politician.
Stinnes was born in Mülheim, in the Ruhr Valley, North German Confederation. His father was also n...
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Peter Kürten
Peter Kürten (26 May 1883 – 2 July 1931) was a German serial killer known as both The Vampire of Düsseldorf and the Düsseldorf Monster, who committed a series of murders and sexual assaults between F...
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Fritz Angerstein
Fritz Heinrich Angerstein (January 3, 1891 – November 17, 1925) was a German mass murderer who killed his wife and seven other people at his home in Haiger, German Reich on December 1, 1924. Lat...
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Prince Eitel Friedrich of Prussia
Prince Eitel Friedrich (Wilhelm Eitel Friedrich Christian Karl) (7 July 1883 – 8 December 1942) was the second son of Emperor Wilhelm II of Germany by his first wife, Augusta Viktoria of Schleswig-Hol...
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Hans von Benda
Hans von Benda (Strasbourg, 22 November 1888 - Berlin, 13 August 1972) was a German conductor.A direct descendant of the eighteenth-century composer Franz Benda, he operated in the shadow of better-...
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Friedrich Ebert
Friedrich Ebert (4 February 1871 – 28 February 1925) was a German politician of the Social Democratic Party of Germany (SPD) and the first President of Germany from 1919 until his deat...
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Oskar von Hindenburg
Generalleutnant Oskar Wilhelm Robert Paul Ludwig von Beneckendorff und von Hindenburg (31 January 1883 – 12 February 1960) was the politically powerful son and aide-de-camp to Field Marshal and Presid...
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Katia Mann
Katia Mann (born Katharina Hedwig Pringsheim; July 24, 1883 – April 25, 1980) was the youngest child and only daughter (among four sons) of the German Jewish mathematician and artist Alfred Prin...
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Friedrich Minoux
Friedrich Minoux (March 21, 1877 in Mutterstadt – October 16, 1945 in Berlin) was a German industrialist and financier who is best known for being one of the owners of the Wannsee House, where t...
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Alfred Baeumler
Alfred Baeumler (or Bäumler; [ˈbɔʏmlɐ]; November 19, 1887 in Neustadt an der Tafelfichte, Bohemia – March 19, 1968 in Eningen unter Achalm, near Reutlingen), was a German philosopher and pedagogue. Fr...
Kurt von Schleicher
Kurt von Schleicher ( listen ; 7 April 1882 – 30 June 1934) was a German general and the second to last Chancellor of Germany during the era of the Weimar Republic. An important player in th...
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