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Frank Muller-Rosentritt

Frank Muller-Rosentritt is a German politician. Born in, Saxony, he represents the Free Democratic Party. Frank Muller-Rosentritt has served as a member of the Bundestag from the state of Saxony since 2017.

Josef Rief

Josef Rief is a German politician. Born in Illertissen, Baden-Wurttemberg, he represents the CDU. Josef Rief has served as a member of the Bundestag from the state of Baden-Wurttemberg since 2009.

Alexander Throm

Alexander Throm is a German politician. Born in Heilbronn, Baden-Wurttemberg, he represents the CDU. Alexander Throm has served as a member of the Bundestag from the state of Baden-Wurttemberg since 2017.

Ronja Kemmer

Ronja Kemmer is a German politician. Born in Esslingen am Neckar, Baden-Wurttemberg, she represents the CDU. Ronja Kemmer has served as a member of the Bundestag from the state of Baden-Wurttemberg since 2014.

Sarah Lesch

Sarah Lesch was born in Altenburg, Thuringia and moved with her mother to Swabia at the age of five. Her father Ralf Kruse is a Leipzig musician. He played among others with Amor & Die Kids and the Original Erzgebirgs-Duo. On her fathers side she ...

Gai Mizuki

Mizuki was born in the Kansai region of Japan. He studied music and competed in hurdling while in school, giving up the latter after suffering an injury, and later worked as a web developer. Mizuki pursued illustration as a hobby since his early ...

Merlin (disambiguation)

Merlin, a band formed by Dino Merlin Merlin Albeniz, English-language opera by Isaac Albeniz Merlin Kayak album, a 1981 album by the Dutch progressive rock band Kayak Merlin Brazilian band, an Esperanto-language Brazilian band Merlin rapper, a 19 ...

Ariel Hukporti

Ariel Washington Hukporti is a German-Togolese professional basketball player for MHP Riesen Ludwigsburg of the Basketball Bundesliga.

Bombing of Ancona in World War II

The bombing of Ancona was a series of attacks by the United States Air Force on the city of Ancona in the Marche, Italy during World War II. The raids caused heavy civilian casualties and destroyed or damaged nearly 70 % of the city.

Bombing of Bologna in World War II

During World War II the Italian city of Bologna, the regional capital and largest city of Emilia-Romagna, suffered nearly a hundred air raids by the Royal Air Force and the USAAF, mostly aimed at disabling its strategically important marshalling ...

Bombing of Pescara in World War II

The bombing of Pescara was a series of attacks by the United States Army Air Force on the city of Pescara in Abruzzo, Italy during World War II. The raids caused thousands of civilian casualties and left 80 % of the city destroyed or damaged.

Karl Feucht

Karl Feucht was a German flight mechanic and polar explorer. In 1925 he was one of two mechanics aboard the two Dornier Wal flying boats in which Roald Amundsen, Lincoln Ellsworth and Hjalmar Riiser-Larsen made a failed attempt to reached the geo ...

Paul Kayser

He began with an apprenticeship as a decorative painter at the firm of Wirth & Bay then, from 1886 to 1889, attended the Konigliche Kunstgewerbeschule Munchen, followed by the Kunstgewerbeschule Dresden. From 1890 to 1894, he worked as a decorati ...

Egidius Federle

From 1822 to 1823, he served an apprenticeship with the Swiss painter and publisher, Johann Ludwig Bleuler, in Schaffhausen, then finished his apprentice period in 1826 with Bleulers brother-in-law, Johann Heinrich Uster 1774-1866, in Feuerthalen ...

Gosta Neuwirth

Gosta Neuwirth is an Austrian musicologist, composer and academic teacher. He studied in Vienna and Berlin, where he wrote a dissertation on harmony in Franz Schrekers Der ferne Klang. He has taught at universities and music schools including the ...

Gelita

Gelita AG is a manufacturer of gelatin and collagen peptides for the food, health and nutrition, pharmaceutical industries and for several technical applications. It is headquartered in Eberbach, Germany. Founded in 1875, Gelita operates 21 produ ...

Jarrad Weeks

Jarrad Weeks is an Australian professional basketball player for the New Zealand Breakers of the National Basketball League.

Mkuze

Mkuze, also named Mkhuze or uMkhuze is a small town in Northern KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa. It is located approximately 350 km from the city of Durban. It is along the N2 road en route to Johannesburg, Eswatini and Mozambique; between the Mkuze ...

Truls

Truls or Troels is a Nordic masculine given name. Truls is mainly used in Norway, and to a lesser extent in Sweden. Troels is predominantly used in Denmark. It is a short form of Torgils, derived from Old Norse Þorgisl, composed of Þor-, the name ...

Prometheus (Orff)

Prometheus is an opera by Carl Orff. The operas Greek text is based on the drama by Aeschylus, the only surviving part of his Prometheus trilogy. Since Aeschylus’s text in Ancient Greek has been directly set to music without alterations or cuts, ...

Franz Klarwein

Franz Klarwein was a German operatic lyric tenor and later character tenor. He was a member of the Bavarian State Opera from 1942 to 1977, and also appeared at international opera houses and festivals, especially in roles by Richard Strauss. Sche ...

Angelica Ljungquist

Angelica Elsa Birgitta Ljungquist is a Swedish volleyball coach, and former volleyball player, both at the amateur and professional level. She is the associate head coach for the Rainbow Wahines, the volleyball team for the University of Hawaii a ...

Richard Baum (musicologist)

Immediately after his doctorate, Baum took up the post as the first editor at the Augsburg Barenreiter-Verlag, which moved to Kassel in 1927. He later became a literary editor and worked for this publishing house until his ceremonial retirement i ...

Axel Muller (politician)

Axel Muller is a German politician. Born in Esslingen am Neckar, Baden-Wurttemberg, he represents the CDU. Axel Muller has served as a member of the Bundestag from the state of Baden-Wurttemberg since 2017.

Jessica Tatti

Jessica Tatti is a German politician. Born in Marbach am Neckar, Baden-Wurttemberg, he represents The Left. Jessica Tatti has served as a member of the Bundestag from the state of Baden-Wurttemberg since 2017.

Johanneskirche

The Johanneskirche is a catholic church located in Freiburg im Breisgau. It was first opened in 1899 and is currently located in the Wiehre district. Around the church, further historic buildings were built. On the western side is the presbytery ...

Torbjorn Kartes

Torbjorn Kartes is a German politician. Born in Freiburg im Breisgau, Baden-Wurttemberg, he represents the CDU. Torbjorn Kartes has served as a member of the Bundestag from the state of Rhineland-Palatinate since 2017.

Matern von Marschall

Matern von Marschall is a German politician. Born in Freiburg im Breisgau, Baden-Wurttemberg, he represents the CDU. Matern von Marschall has served as a member of the Bundestag from the state of Baden-Wurttemberg since 2013.

Werner Breig

Born in Zwickau, Breig studied Protestant sacred music at the Spandauer Kirchenmusikschule from 1950 and musicology, art history and library science at the universities Friedrich-Alexander-Universitat Erlangen-Nurnberg and Hamburg from 1955. In 1 ...

Johann Conrad Werdmuller

He was the only son of Salomon Werdmuller and his wife Margarethe, nee Bertschinger. They both died when he was still quite young, so he and his sister were raised in an orphanage. After finishing school, he served an apprenticeship with Georg Ch ...

Andreas Holschneider

Holschneider was born in 1931 in Freiburg im Breisgau as the oldest of four sons of the chemist Friedrich Wilhelm Holschneider and Olga Holschneider, nee Krafft. He studied piano with Edith Picht-Axenfeld at the Hochschule fur Musik Freiburg wher ...

Rudolf Koeckert

Koeckert was born in Velke Beezno near Aussig, Bohemia. Until 1938 Koeckert studied in the master class of the Prague Conservatory and was concertmaster of the German Philharmonic Orchestra Prague from 1939 to 1945, which moved to Bamberg after t ...

Walther Rehm

Born in Erlangen, Rehm spent a large part of his school time in Strasbourg and in 1919 he took his Abitur at the Maximiliansgymnasium Munchen. Afterwards he studied German language and literature, history and art history at the Ludwig Maximilian ...

Conradin Cramer

Conradin Cramer is a Swiss politician. He has been a member of the cantonal government of Basel-Stadt since 8 February 2017.

Siegfried Schmalzriedt

Siegfried Schmalzriedt was a German musicologist, University lecturer and vice-rector of the Hochschule fur Musik Karlsruhe.

Harald Heckmann

From 1959 to 1974, Heckmann was first Secretary General, then until 1977 President of the International Association of Music Libraries, Archives and Documentation Centres international name: Association International des Bibliotheques Musicales, ...

Michael Volle

Michael Volle is a German operatic baritone. After engagements at several German and Swiss opera houses, he has worked freelance since 2011. While he first appeared in Mozart roles such as Guglielmo, Papageno and Don Giovanni, he moved on to titl ...

Elisabeth Schmierer

Born in Tubingen, Schmierer graduated from high school in Freudenstadt and initially studied school music at the State University of Music and Performing Arts Stuttgart. This was followed by studies in musicology, history and art history at the U ...

Kate Board

Katharine Board, known as Kate Board, is an English pilot, the worlds first female qualified Zeppelin pilot. She started to learn to fly when her father gave her five hours of flying lessons for her 19th birthday, and after this worked at her loc ...

Benno Bikes

Benno Bikes is a bicycle brand and manufacturer of electric bicycles, cargo and comfort bikes, as well as cargo accessories and bicycle parts. It was founded in 2015 by Benno Baenziger - who made a name and reputation by co-founding with Jeano Er ...

Rachel Dror

Rachel Dror is a German-Jewish teacher and Holocaust survivor. After returning from Israel to live in Germany in 1957, and more intensively since her retirement from teaching in 1986, she has come to wider prominence because of her engagement for ...

Karoline Stern

Karoline Stern was a German opera soprano. She was the inspiration for one of Heinrich Heines first published poems: "An eine Sangerin – Als sie eine alte Romanze sang".

Rene Grunder

Rene Grunder was born in 1975 in Zittau. He completed his doctorate at the University of Freiburg in 2010. Since 2013 he is professor of social work at the Baden-Wurttemberg Cooperative State University Heidenheim. He has written about new religi ...

Friedrich Haug

Haug is renowned particularly through his large number of epigrams, which he initially published under the name "Hophthalmos". From 1811 to 1817 he was the editor in charge of Cottas Morgenblatt. With Friedrich Christoph Weisser, he published an ...

Hanns Altermann

He was the son of railway secretary Edwin Leopold Altermann and his wife Mathilde born Dressler and was born in the capital of the Kingdom of Saxony. There he attended primary school and the Reform-Realgymnasium. Altermann then took up an apprent ...

Erina Yashima

Erina Yashima is a German conductor. She is currently Assistant Conductor of the Philadelphia Orchestra. Yashima was born in Heilbronn, Germany, to Japanese immigrants. She received her first lesson in conducting at the age of 14, while studying ...

Michael Wittmann (musicologist)

Born in Heilbronn, Wittmann studied musicology from 1975 to 1980 with Hans Heinrich Eggebrecht, philosophy and history at the Albert-Ludwigs-Universitat in Freiburg im Breisgau. From 1980 to 1983 and 1987 he was a scholarship holder of the German ...

Hartmut Schick

Hartmut Schick is a German musicologist and since 2001 professor at the Institute for Musicology of the Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich.

Rudi Domidian

Karl Rudi Domidian was born in Bad Kreuznach. He spent a lot of time in nearby woods, liked to draw. At the age of 17 he walked alone through Scotland. His parents did not support an artistic, but a commercial career. At the age of 23 he organize ...

Mix Markt

Mix Markt is a German supermarket chain that operates throughout Europe that specializes in the distribution of fresh and canned foods for the Central and Eastern European cuisines. It was founded in 1997 by the three Russia Germans Waldemar Volk ...