Dortmund in History

Northrhine-Westfalia: Cologne - Düsseldorf - Essen - Köln

Historical Events

  • 1943-05-23 -24] 826 Allied bombers attack Dortmund
  • 1945-03-30 289 anti-fascists murdered by nazis in Rombergpark Dortmund
  • 1966-05-05 Borussia Dortmund of West Germany win 6th European Cup Winner's Cup against Liverpool of England 2-1 in Glasgow
  • 1980-03-13 Men's Figure Skating Championship in Dortmund won by Jan Hoffmann GDR
  • 1980-03-14 Ice Dance Championship at Dortmund West Germany won by Regoczy & Sallay
  • 1980-03-14 Ice Pairs Championship at Dortmund won by Cherkasova & Shakhrai (USSR)
  • 1980-03-14 Worlds Ladies' Figure Skating Champ in Dortmund won by Anett Potzsch
  • 1997-05-28 5th UEFA Champions League Final: Borussia Dortmund beats Juventus 3-1 at Munich
  • 2013-05-25 21st UEFA Champions League Final: Bayern Munich beats Borussia Dortmund 2-1 at London

Famous Birthdays

  • 1989-05-31 Marco Reus, German football player (Borussia Dortmund, German national team), born in Dortmund, West Germany