German History (Part 8)

Historical Events

Events 701 - 800 of 1,918

  • 1923-10-29 Army move SPD/KPD-government to German part of Saxon
  • 1923-11-02 Stresemann's SPD-ministers in Germany, step down
  • 1923-11-10 German ex-crown prince flees Netherlands for Germany

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1923-11-12 In Germany, Adolf Hitler is arrested for attempt to sieze power Nov 8

Dictator of Nazi Germany Adolf Hitler
Dictator of Nazi Germany
Adolf Hitler
  • 1923-11-12 Dr Hjalmar Schacht is appointed special commissioner to deal with the currency problem in Germany; by November 1924 the currency will have been restored
  • 1923-11-20 Rentenmark replaces the Papiermark as the official currency of Germany at the exchange rate of one Rentenmark to One Trillion (One Billion on the long scale) Papiermark

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1923-11-22 Calvin Coolidge pardons WW I German spy Lothar Witzke, sentenced to death

30th US President Calvin Coolidge
30th US President
Calvin Coolidge
  • 1923-11-23 German army commander Gen Von Seeckt bans NSDAP & KPD
  • 1923-11-23 Germany's Stresemann government falls to SPD
  • 1923-11-29 The Dawes Commission, chaired by the American Banker Charles Dawes, is set up to look into the German economic situation and make recommendations that the US can accept
  • 1923-12-08 German-US friendship treaty signed
  • 1923-12-08 Salary & price freeze in Germany
  • 1924-03-01 Germany's prohibition of Communist Party KPD lifted
  • 1924-03-03 German & Turkish friendship/trade treaty signed
  • 1924-05-04 German Republic election: fascists & communists win
  • 1924-05-26 German government of Marx resigns
  • 1924-07-16 Conference over German recovery payments begins in London
  • 1924-08-16 Conference about German recovery payments opens in London
  • 1924-08-17 French-German trade agreement signed
  • 1924-08-29 German parliament accepts Dawes plan
  • 1924-09-30 Allies stop checking on German navy
  • 1924-12-02 British-German trade agreement signed
  • 1924-12-07 German election (Social Democrats win, Nazis & Communists lose)
  • 1925-01-09 German Postal Minister A Hofle resigns due to corruption
  • 1925-01-10 Allies refuse to evacuate the Cologne area of Germany as agreed
  • 1925-01-15 Hans Luther forms German government, with DNVP
  • 1925-02-09 German Minister Stresemann proposes security treaty with France

Electoral defeatElection of Interest

1925-04-25 Paul von Hindenburg is elected the President of Germany

German President and WWI General Paul von Hindenburg
German President and WWI General
Paul von Hindenburg
  • 1925-10-05 The Lacarno Conference meets: Germany agrees to recognise their frontiers with France and Belgium and will apply for membership in the League of Nations
  • 1925-10-12 German-Russian trade agreement signed
  • 1925-10-25 Rightist German ministers disavows Treaty of Locarno
  • 1925-11-09 German NSDAP (Nazi party) forms Schutzstaffel (SS)
  • 1925-11-11 Earnest Thalmann becomes chairman of German KPD
  • 1925-11-25 KPD proposes German Parliament expropriate possession of monarchy
  • 1925-11-26 Netherlands & Germany sign trade agreement
  • 1925-11-27 German Parliament ratifies treaty of Locarno
  • 1925-12-05 Hans Luther forced to resign as Chancellor and head of the German Weimar government
  • 1926-01-20 2nd German government of Luther begins
  • 1926-02-04 Austrian chancellor Seipel wants to join Germany
  • 1926-02-08 German Reichstag decides to apply for League of Nations membership
  • 1926-03-17 Spain & Brazil prevent Germany joining League of Nations
  • 1926-03-31 German Special Court of Justice for state security disbands
  • 1926-04-18 Rhein Stadium opens in Dusseldorf Germany
  • 1926-04-26 Germany & Russia sign neutrality/peace treaty
  • 1926-05-12 Hans Luther resigns for 2nd time as German Chancellor after no-confidence vote against his minority government
  • 1926-05-17 Wilhelm Marx succeeds Hans Luther as Chancellor of Germany
  • 1926-08-05 French & German trade agreement signed
  • 1926-09-08 League of Nations Assembly voted unanimously to admit Germany
  • 1926-09-10 Allies-German treaty of Koblenz drawn
  • 1926-09-10 Germany joins League of Nations
  • 1926-09-11 Spain leaves League of Nation due to Germany joining
  • 1926-09-30 German/French/Belgian/Luxembourg steel cartel closes
  • 1926-12-03 Manchester Guardian (German Reichswehr/Red Army work together)
  • 1926-12-17 German Marx government falls due to cooperation with red army
  • 1927-01-29 4th German government of Marx forms
  • 1927-01-31 Internationall allied military command in Germany disbands
  • 1927-03-26 Alfred Hugenberg purchases German film company UFA
  • 1927-10-12 Hermann Goerner of Germany raises 24 men weighing 4,123 lbs on a plank with soles of his feet
  • 1928-04-25 Buddy, a German Shepherd, becomes 1st guide dog for a US citizen Morris Frank
  • 1928-10-04 KPD begins petition against Germany building a battle fleet

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1928-10-15 German dirigible "Graf Zeppelin" lands in Lakehurst, NJ

Inventor and Zeppelin Commander Hugo Eckener
Inventor and Zeppelin Commander
Hugo Eckener

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1929-08-31 Commitee chaired by Owen D. Young finalizes the "Young Plan" to reduce German reparations from World War I to 112 billion Gold Marks ($US8 billion) paid over 59 years

Diplomat and Industrialist Owen D. Young
Diplomat and Industrialist
Owen D. Young
  • 1929-09-17 British troops begin withdrawal from occupied Germany
  • 1929-10-03 Julius Curtius succeeds Stresemann as German foreign minister
  • 1929-10-30 The Stuttgart Cable Car is constructed in Stuttgart, Germany.
  • 1930-03-29 Heinrich Brüning is appointed German Reichskanzler.

Film release premierFilm Premier

1930-04-01 "The Blue Angel" starring Marlene Dietrich in her breakthrough role premieres in Germany

Actress and Singer Marlene Dietrich
Actress and Singer
Marlene Dietrich

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1932-11-01 Wernher von Braun named head of German liquid-fuel rocket program

Rocket Scientist Werner von Braun
Rocket Scientist
Werner von Braun

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1932-12-05 German physicist Albert Einstein granted a visa to enter America

Theoretical Physicist Albert Einstein
Theoretical Physicist
Albert Einstein
  • 1933-01-27 Otto Meisnner (Head of the German President's Office) dines with British ambassador Sir Horace Rumbold
  • 1933-01-28 German government of Von Schleicher falls
  • 1933-01-30 President Paul von Hindenburg appoints Adolf Hitler as Reich Chancellor of Germany who forms a government with Franz von Papen
  • 1933-02-01 German Parliament disolves, Gen Ludendorf predicts catastrophe

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1933-02-02 Hermann Goering bans Communist meetings/demonstrations in Germany

Nazi Politician Hermann Goering
Nazi Politician
Hermann Goering

Famous Birthdays

Birthdays 701 - 800 of 2,899

  • 1820-01-22 Hermann von Lingg, German playwright/poet
  • 1820-01-22 Joseph Wolf, German artist (d. 1899)
  • 1820-04-16 Georg Curtius, German classical linguist
  • 1820-09-28 Freidrich Engels, German social philosopher
  • 1820-11-28 Friedrich Engels, Germany, social philosopher; Marx's collaborator
  • 1821-02-16 Heinrich Barth, geographer/explorer (Central Africa), born in Hamburg, Germany
  • 1821-03-01 Joseph Hubert Reinkens, German Catholic bishop (d. 1896)
  • 1821-03-15 Eduard Heine, German mathematician (d. 1881)
  • 1821-03-26 Earnest Angel, German statistician (Law of Angel)
  • 1821-05-17 Sebastian Kneipp, German naturopathist (d. 1897)

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1821-10-13 Rudolf Virchow, German politician, anthropologist and pathologist (cell pathology), born in Schivelbein, Prussia (d. 1902)

Anthropologist/Pathologist Rudolf Virchow
Anthropologist/Pathologist
Rudolf Virchow
  • 1822-01-02 Rudolph J E Clausius, Germany, physicist (thermodynamics)
  • 1822-01-06 Heinrich Schliemann, German polyglot/archaeologist (rediscovered Troy)
  • 1822-01-07 Theodor Aufrecht, German indologist (Rigveda's Hymns)
  • 1822-02-22 Adolf Kuszmaul, German physician (stomach pump, Kuszmaul disease)
  • 1822-03-13 Moritz Grave von Strachwitz, German poet
  • 1822-06-13 Carl Schmidt, German chemist (d. 1884)
  • 1822-12-23 Wilhelm Bauer, German engineer (d. 1875)
  • 1823-04-16 Ferdinand Eisenstein, German mathematician (d. 1852)
  • 1823-10-26 Karl Weinhold, German sociologist
  • 1823-12-06 Friedrich Max Müller, German orientalist (d. 1900)
  • 1823-12-07 Leopold Kronecker, German mathematician (Tensor of Kronecker)
  • 1823-12-10 Theodore Furchtegott Kirchner, Neukirchen, German composer
  • 1824-03-29 Ludwig Büchner, German philosopher and physician (d. 1899)
  • 1824-07-10 Rudolf von Benningsen, German lawyer/politician
  • 1824-11-21 Hieronymus Theodor Richter, Dresden, German Mineralogist and co-discoverer of the element indium
  • 1825-03-05 Joseph Albert, German photographer (albertotype)
  • 1825-06-28 Richard ACE Erlenmeyer, German chemist (Erlenemyer kolf)
  • 1825-07-09 Jules Oppert, German Assyriologist (decodes characters)
  • 1825-08-26 Jacobus J Backer, German sea historian
  • 1825-09-11 Eduard Hanslick, German music critic (d. 1904)
  • 1826-01-06 Herman Grimm, Germany, writer/novelist (Ralph Waldo Emerson)
  • 1826-02-16 Joseph V von Scheffel, German writer (Gaudeamus)
  • 1826-03-09 Jean Joseph Bott, German violinist/composer
  • 1826-03-17 Oskar Peschel, German journalist/geography (Volkerkunder)
  • 1826-03-29 Wilhelm Liebknecht, German MP (social-democratic)
  • 1826-06-01 Carl Bechstein, German piano inventor
  • 1826-08-21 Karl Gegenbaur, German anatomist (d. 1903)
  • 1826-09-17 G F Berhard Riemann, German mathematician (zeta-function)
  • 1826-12-08 Friedrich Siemens, German industrialist
  • 1827-02-02 Oswald Aschenbach, German painter
  • 1827-03-08 Wilhelm Bleek, German linguist (d. 1875)
  • 1827-04-23 Johann F Ritter von Schulte, German Catholic lawyer
  • 1827-06-13 Alberto Henschel, German-Brazilian photographer and businessman (d. 1882)
  • 1827-10-06 Cark Reidel, German composer and conductor, born in Cronenberg, Wuppertal (d. 1888)
  • 1827-11-12 Gustav Merkel, German organist and composer (d. 1885)
  • 1828-01-10 Herman Koeckemann, German Catholic prelate (d. 1892)
  • 1828-01-24 Ferdinand J Cohn, German botanist/publicist
  • 1828-02-19 Johannes von Miquel, German politician
  • 1828-07-04 Theodor W Ahlwardt, German orientalist
  • 1828-12-23 Mathilde Wesendonk, German writer/poet (Tagebuchblatter)
  • 1828-12-28 Karl L Kahlbaum, German psychiatrist (katatonie)
  • 1829-01-03 Konrad Duden, German linguist (Der grosse Duden)
  • 1829-01-09 Adolf von Schlagintweit, German explorer (Tarimbekken)
  • 1829-02-02 Alfred Brehm, German zoologist (d. 1884)

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1829-02-26 Levi Strauss, German-born American clothing designer, born in Buttenheim, Bavaria (d. 1902)

Fashion Designer Levi Strauss
Fashion Designer
Levi Strauss
  • 1829-05-30 Levin Goldschmidt, German business law expert
  • 1829-08-23 Moritz B Cantor, German math historian
  • 1829-09-12 Anselm Feuerbach, German painter
  • 1830-01-07 Albert Bierstadt, Germany, painter (US landscapes)
  • 1830-01-08 Hans von Bülow, German pianist and composer (d. 1894)
  • 1830-03-15 Paul von Heyse, Germany, writer (Nobel 1910)
  • 1830-03-30 Julius F A Bahnsen, German philosopher
  • 1830-04-19 Rudolf Cornely, German bible expert/jesuit
  • 1830-08-19 Julius Lothar Meyer, Varel Oldenburg, German Chemist who developed the first periodic table of chemical elements independently of Dimitri Mendeleev
  • 1830-11-23 Kaspar CE Ritter von Zumbusch, German/Austria sculptor
  • 1831-02-24 Georg Leo earl von Caprivi, German chancellor/premier of Prussia
  • 1831-03-06 Friedrich C K von Bodelschwingh, German theologist (Home Mission)
  • 1831-03-23 Eduard Schlagintweit, German writer (d. 1866)
  • 1831-04-14 Gerhard Rohlfs, German explorer/ambassador in Abyssinia
  • 1831-06-26 Julius Rodenberg, [Levy], German writer (Kriegs-Songs of War & Peace)
  • 1831-06-28 Joseph Joachim, Kittsee Germany, violinist (Hungarian Concerto)
  • 1831-09-08 Wilhelm Raabe, [Jakob Corvinus], German author (Der Hungerpastor)
  • 1831-10-18 Frederik III NK of Hohenzollern, German Kaiser/king of Prussia
  • 1831-12-10 Alexander Conze, German archaeologist
  • 1832-03-11 Franz Melde, German phyicist (Melde test)
  • 1832-04-15 Wilhelm Busch, German poet (d. 1908)
  • 1832-05-07 Carl G Neumann, German mathematician/physicist (Neumann-functions)
  • 1832-05-14 Rudolf Lipschitz, German mathematician (d. 1903)
  • 1832-06-10 Nikolaus A Otto, German technician (gas motor, otto motor)
  • 1832-08-16 Wilhelm Wundt, German physiologist/psychologist/philosopher
  • 1832-10-20 Constantin Lipsius, German architect (d. 1894)
  • 1832-11-26 Karl Rudolf König, German physicist (d. 1901)

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1832-11-29 Louisa May Alcott, American author (Little Women), born in Germantown, Pennsylvania (d. 1888)

  • 1833-05-05 Ferdinand von Richthofen, German geographer/explorer
  • 1833-05-07 Johannes Brahms, composer, born in Hamburg, Germany
  • 1833-08-03 Auguste Schmidt, German teacher/feminist
  • 1833-11-14 Antonius von der Linde, Neth/German librarian/chess player
  • 1833-11-19 Wilhelm Dilthey, German philosopher (Das Leben Schleiermans)
  • 1833-12-12 Matthias Hohner, German manufacturer (harmonica)
  • 1834-01-07 Johann Philipp Reis, German physicist and inventor (d. 1874)
  • 1834-01-17 August Weismann, German biologist (d. 1914)
  • 1834-02-06 Edwin Klebs, German physician and bacteriologist (bacterial theory of infection, diphtheria bacillus), born in Königsberg, Kingdom of Prussia (d. 1913)
  • 1834-02-09 Felix Dahn, German Historian, jurist and poet, born in Hamburg (d. 1912)
  • 1834-02-23 Gustav Hermann Nachtigal, German physician/colonizer/consul in Tunis
  • 1834-03-17 Gottlieb Daimler, Germany, engineer/inventor/designed 1st motorcycle
  • 1834-09-15 Heinrich von Treitschke, German historian/parliament member
  • 1834-11-19 Georg H Quincke, German physicist (test of Quincke)
  • 1835-02-26 Richard Andree, German geography/etnologist (Andree's Handatlas)
  • 1835-03-01 Matthias J Scheeben, German theologist (Natur und Gnade)

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Famous Divorces


Famous Deaths

Deaths 701 - 800 of 2,002

  • 1884-11-11 Alfred Brehm German zoologist (b. 1827)
  • 1885-03-31 Franz W Abbot, German composer/choir conductor, dies at 65
  • 1885-04-07 Carl Theodor Ernst von Siebold, German physiologist (b. 1804)
  • 1885-05-11 Ferdinand Hiller, German pianist/composer/conductor, dies at 73
  • 1885-05-13 Friedrich Gustav Jakob Henle, German physician (b. 1809)
  • 1885-06-16 Wilhelm Camphausen, German painter (b. 1818)
  • 1885-07-01 Hermann von Fehling, German chemist (Fehling's reagens), dies at 73
  • 1885-08-12 Georg Curtius, German classical/linguist/philologist, dies at 65
  • 1885-10-30 Gustav Merkel, German organist and composer, dies at 57
  • 1886-03-18 Leopold Zunz, German intellect (Synagogue Poetry), dies at 91
  • 1886-04-09 Joseph V von Scheffel, German writer (Ekkehard), dies at 60
  • 1886-05-05 Joseph Albert, German photographer (Albertotype), dies at 61
  • 1886-05-23 Leopold von Ranke, German historian (b. 1795)
  • 1886-08-06 Wilhelm Scherer, German literature historian, dies at 45
  • 1886-09-14 Hubert Reis, German composer, dies at 84
  • 1886-10-18 Philipp Franz von Siebold, German physician (b. 1796)
  • 1887-03-02 August W Eichler, German botanist, dies at 47
  • 1887-07-05 August F Pott, German philological (That Personennamen), dies
  • 1887-09-14 Friedrich T Vischer, German philosopher/writer (Auch einer), dies
  • 1887-09-29 Bernhard von Langenbeck, German surgeon (b. 1810)
  • 1887-10-17 Gustav R Kirchhoff, German physicist (spectroscopy), dies at 63
  • 1887-11-18 Gustav T Fechner, German psychologist/physicist, dies at 86
  • 1887-11-18 Heinrich Panofka, German violist/composer, dies at 80
  • 1888-03-09 William I, German Emperor (b. 1797)
  • 1888-03-27 Agnes Windeck, German actress, born in Hamburg (d. 1975)
  • 1888-06-03 Cark Reidel, German composer, dies at 60
  • 1888-06-15 Emperor Friedrich III of Germany (b. 1831)
  • 1888-06-20 Johannes H Zukertort, German chess player, dies at 45
  • 1888-07-04 Theodor Storm, German judge/author (Schimmelreiter), dies at 70
  • 1888-07-21 Matthias J Scheeben, German theologist (Natur und Gnade), dies at 53
  • 1888-08-24 Rudolph J E Clausius, German physicist (thermodynamics), dies
  • 1888-12-03 Carl Zeiss, German lens maker (b. 1816)
  • 1888-12-31 Samson Raphael Hirsch, German rabbi (b. 1808)
  • 1889-08-17 Ernst Franck, German composer/conductor, dies at 42
  • 1889-12-21 Friedrich August von Quenstedt, German geologist (b. 1809)
  • 1890-01-07 Augusta Maria L Katharina, wife of German Emperor Wilhelm I, dies at 78
  • 1890-01-30 Karl Merz, German-American composer (Brainard's Musical World), dies at 53
  • 1890-07-16 Gottfried Keller, German-Swiss novelist and poet, dies at 70
  • 1890-10-03 Joseph Hergenröther, German historian (b. 1824)
  • 1890-12-26 Heinrich Schliemann, German archaeologist (rediscovered Troy), dies at 86
  • 1891-01-26 Nicholaus Otto, German auto pioneer (internal combustion engine), dies. (b. 1833)
  • 1891-06-23 Wilhelm Eduard Weber, German physicist (b. 1804)
  • 1891-12-29 Leopold Kronecker, German mathematician, dies at 68
  • 1892-01-07 Ernst Wilhelm von Brücke, German Physician and Physiologist, dies at 72
  • 1892-02-20 Hermann Kopp, German chemist (Law of Kopp), dies at 74
  • 1892-02-22 Herman Koeckemann, German Catholic prelate (b. 1828)
  • 1892-05-05 August Wilhelm von Hofmann, German chemist (b. 1818)
  • 1892-10-23 Mehemed Emin Pasja, German explorer, murdered at 52
  • 1892-12-06 E Werner von Siemens, German industrialist (Siemens AG), dies at 75
  • 1893-05-14 Earnest E Kummer, German mathematician (surface of Kummer), dies at 83
  • 1893-11-30 Jacobus J Backer, German sea historian, dies at 68
  • 1893-12-22 Johann Czerski, German chaplain, dies at 80
  • 1894-01-01 Heinrich Rudolf Hertz, German physicist (b. 1857)
  • 1894-02-12 Hans von Bülow, German pianist and composer (b. 1830)
  • 1894-04-11 Constantin Lipsius, German architect (b. 1832)
  • 1894-05-08 Klara Fey, German orch leaser (Die Kleinen Betrachtungen), dies at 79
  • 1894-05-21 August A Kundt, German physicist, (test of Kundt), dies at 54
  • 1894-06-03 Karl Eduard Zachariae, German expert on Byzantine Law (b. 1812)
  • 1894-09-08 Hermann von Helmholtz, German physician (b. 1821)
  • 1895-02-18 Karl Abs, German professional wrestler (b. 1851)
  • 1895-04-11 Julius Lothar Meyer, German Chemist, dies at 64
  • 1895-04-23 Carl Ludwig, German physician (b. 1815)
  • 1895-05-23 Franz E Neumann, German mineralogist/physicist, dies at 96
  • 1895-08-05 Friedrich English, German textile manufacturer/marxist, dies
  • 1895-08-13 Christian B Freiherr von Tauchnitz, German publisher (T Edition), dies
  • 1895-09-08 Adam Opel, German manufacturer (motorcars), dies at 58
  • 1896-01-04 Joseph Hubert Reinkens, German Old Catholic bishop (b. 1821)
  • 1896-01-20 Heinrich M von Battenberg, German son-in-law of Victoria, dies at 37
  • 1896-04-28 Heinrich von Treitschke, German historian, dies
  • 1896-05-20 Clara Schumann, German pianist and composer of the Romantic era, dies of a stroke at 76
  • 1896-06-02 Gerhard Rohlfs, German explorer (Abbsynia/Ethiopia), dies
  • 1896-07-11 Ernst Curtius, German archaeologist/historian (Olympia), dies at 81
  • 1896-07-13 Friedrich August Kekulé von Stradonitz, German chemist (b. 1829)
  • 1896-08-10 Otto Lilienthal, German aircraft pioneer, dies
  • 1896-11-26 Emil du Bois-Reymond, German physician (b. 1818)
  • 1896-12-08 Earnest Angel, German statistician (Law of Angel), dies at 75
  • 1897-02-19 Karl T Weierstrass, German mathematician, dies at 81
  • 1897-04-03 Johannes Brahms, German composer/conductor (Hung Dances), dies at 63
  • 1897-07-16 Levin Goldschmidt, German business law expert, dies
  • 1897-08-13 Antonius von der Linde, Neth/German librarian, dies at 63
  • 1897-09-21 Wilhelm Wattenbach, German historian (b. 1819)
  • 1898-06-25 Ferdinand J Cohn, German botanist/publicist, dies at 70

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1898-07-30 Otto von Bismarck, German "Iron" chancellor, dies at 83

German Statesman Otto von Bismarck
German Statesman
Otto von Bismarck
  • 1898-09-20 Theodor Fontane, German author (Der Stechlin), dies at 78
  • 1898-09-25 Hieronymus Theodor Richter, German Mineralogist and co-discoverer of the element indium, dies at 73
  • 1899-02-06 Georg Leo earl von Caprivi, German chancellor, dies at 67
  • 1899-02-25 Paul Julius von Reuter, German-born founder of Reuters news agency, dies at 82
  • 1899-04-20 Joseph Wolf, German artist (b. 1820)
  • 1899-04-21 Heinrich Kiepert, German cartographer/geographer, dies at 80
  • 1899-05-01 Ludwig Büchner, German philosopher and physician (b. 1824)

Person of interestPerson of Interest

1899-08-16 Robert Bunsen, German chemist who invented the Bunsen Burner, dies at 88

Chemist Robert Bunsen
Chemist
Robert Bunsen
  • 1899-10-28 Ottmar Mergenthaler, German-born inventor (tuberculosis) (b. 1854)
  • 1900-08-06 Wilhelm Liebknecht, German journalist/socialist, dies at 74

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1900-08-25 Friedrich Nietzsche, German philosopher and philologist (Übermensch and the doctrine of eternal return), dies at 55

Philosopher Friedrich Nietzsche
Philosopher
Friedrich Nietzsche
  • 1900-10-28 Max Müller, German-born orientalist (b. 1823)
  • 1901-03-08 Karl Freiherr von Stumm-Halberg, German politician, dies at 64
  • 1901-03-17 Franz Melde, German physicist (Melde Test), dies at 69
  • 1901-06-16 Hermann Grimm, German writer/poet/historian, dies
  • 1901-07-06 Prince Chlodwig zu Hohenlohe-Schillingsfürst, Chancellor of Germany (b. 1819)
  • 1901-08-05 Victoria, Emperor of Germany/Queen of Prussia, dies at 60