Rising Artist: Stuart Styron
Hello Stuart, very nice to meet you, and to get the chance to ask you a few questions for the blog! First off, could you tell us a bit about yourself?
Hans Henning Atrott
Hans Henning Atrott, also called: Hans Atrott, was born 12 January 1944 in Memel, East Prussia (now Klaipéda, Lithuania). His father was Protestant minister at James Church in Memel. Both parents did ...
Theodor Korselt
Ernst Julius Theodor Korselt (24 November 1891, Annaberg-Buchholz, Kingdom of Saxony – 25 August 1943) was a German jurist, genealogist, and "homeland researcher" ("Heimatforscher"). The governm...
Ostalgie
Ostalgie is a German term referring to nostalgia for aspects of life in East Germany. It is derived from the German words Ost (east) and Nostalgie (nostalgia).The term Ostalgie (along with the phrase ...
Rising Artist: Stuart Styron
Hello Stuart, very nice to meet you, and to get the chance to ask you a few questions for the blog! First off, could you tell us a bit about yourself?
Europa-Center
The Europa-Center is a building complex on the Breitscheidplatz in Berlin, with a high-rise tower. It is a historically preserved building.
The site of the present-day Europa-Center, in "New West...
Alexandra von Dyhrn
Dr. Alexandra Maria Catharina von Dyhrn (8 September 1873 – 9 April 1945), was a German genealogist, author and the first woman in the province of Silesia to earn a doctorate in History.
Alexandra...
Jan Caspar Philips
Jan Caspar Philips (1690 – 1775), was an engraver from the Northern Netherlands.
He was born in Germany, but settled in Amsterdam, where he became the teacher of his nephew Caspar Philips an...
Werkrealschule
Werkrealschule is a relatively young branch of German secondary education (e.g. in Baden-Württemberg), which offers pupils additional lessons in grades 8 and 9 and allows them to qualify after ten yea...
Diedrich Uhlhorn
Diedrich Uhlhorn (* 3 June 1764 in Bockhorn; 1837 in Grevenbroich) was a German engineer.
Uhlhorn was an engineer, mechanic and inventor, who invented in 1817 the first mechanical tachometer. Betw...
Werner von Siemens Ring
The Werner von Siemens Ring (in German orthography, Werner-von-Siemens-Ring) is one of the highest awards for technical sciences in Germany. It has been awarded from 1916 to 1941 and since 1952 about ...
Johann-Gottfried-Herder-Gymnasium (Halle)
Johann-Gottfried-Herder-Gymnasium Halle is a secondary school (gymnasium) in Germany. It was established in November 1908. Presently, about 600 children attend the school. The school is situated right...
Mostar Friedensprojekt
Mostar Friedensprojekt e.V. (English: Mostar peace project) is, since 1994, a registered non-governmental, non-profit organization with charitable commitments in the state of Brandenburg, located in t...
Demographics of Germany
The demography of Germany is monitored by the "Statistisches Bundesamt" (Federal Statistical Office of Germany). According to the first census since the reunification, Germany's population was counted...
List of rulers of Frisia
Of the first historically verifiable rulers of Frisia, whether they are called dukes or kings, the last royal dynasty below is established by the chronicles of Merovingian kings of the Franks, with wh...
Heidi Klum
Heidi Klum ([ˈhaɪ̯di ˈklʊm]; born June 1, 1973) is a German model, television host, businesswoman, fashion designer, television producer, and occasional actress. In 2008, she became an American citize...
Federal Ministry of Family Affairs, Senior Citizens, Women and Youth
The Federal Ministry of Family Affairs, Senior Citizens, Women and Youth (German: Bundesministerium für Familie, Senioren, Frauen und Jugend), abbreviated BMFSFJ, is a cabinet-level ministry of th...
North Frisians
North Frisians are, in the wider sense, the inhabitants of the district of Nordfriesland in Schleswig-Holstein. In a narrower sense they are an ethnic sub-group of the Frisians from North Frisia and o...
Gremium Motorcycle Club
Gremium Motorcycle Club is a German outlaw motorcycle club. Gremium claims to be the largest German motorcycle club with 73 full chapters in Germany, 71 chapters in other European countries, several a...
Robert Sommer (psychiatrist)
Robert Sommer (December 19, 1864 – February 2, 1937) was a German psychiatrist and genealogist born in Grottkau. He is remembered for his work in experimental psychology.He studied medicine and ...
Petra Kelly
Petra Karin Kelly (29 November 1947 – 1 October 1992) was a German politician and activist. She was instrumental in founding the German Green Party, the first Green party to rise to prominence w...