King George V. Anti-German sentiment during WWI caused him to change dynasty name from Saxe-Coburg Gotha to the House of Windsor. Older brother Prince Albert was in line for the throne, but died of pneumonia. George became successor and married his  brother's fiance, Mary of Teck. Upon his death, his son Edward ascended the throne but  later abdicated in favor of his relationship with American divorcee, Wallis Simpson. On that day "Bertie" became HM King George VI.

King George V. Anti-German sentiment during WWI caused him to change dynasty name from Saxe-Coburg Gotha to the House of Windsor.

Sturmtiger - built on the Tiger I chassis , and armed with a large rocket launcher . The official German designation was : Sturmmörserwagen 606/4 mit 38 cm RW 61 . It`s primary task , was to provide heavy fire support for infantry unit`s fighting in urban area`s

Sturmtiger (German: "Assault Tiger") is the common name of a World War II German…

Cartographies of Time: A Visual History of the Timeline | Brain Pickings Discus chronologicus by German engraver Christoph Weigel, published in the early 1720s, is a paper chart with a pivoting central arm. Rings represent kingdoms, radial wedges represent centuries, and the names of kingdoms are printed on the moveable arm.

Cartographies of Time: A Visual History of the Timeline

Discus chronologicus by German engraver Christoph Weigel, published in the early is a paper chart with a pivoting central arm. Rings represent kingdoms, radial wedges represent centuries, and the names of kingdoms are printed on the moveable arm

The Most Beautiful Video Ever – This Will Touch Your Soul “We’re all a little weird. And life is a little weird. And when we find someone whose weirdness is compatible with ours, we join up with th...

♥ The Most Beautiful Video Ever – This Will Touch Your Soul ♥

Reichsministerien in BRD Gesetzen – Wo man hinschaut lebt das Deutsche Reich

Franz Marc | "...was a German painter and printmaker, one of the key figures of the German Expressionist movement. He was a founding member of Der Blaue Reiter, a journal whose name later became synonymous with the circle of artists collaborating in it." Wikipedia

Learn about Franz Marc - a principal painter of the German Expressionist movement and a founding member of Der Blaue Reiter.

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sie lauern einem auf und irgendwie finden sie einen immer - man kann NICHTS dagegen machen...

sie lauern einem auf und irgendwie finden sie einen immer - man kann NICHTS dagegen machen...

Daniel César Martín Brühl González Domingo - ok, if that is really his name, then no wonder I lose motor skills when i look at him.  Holy crap!  He's like the greatest combo platter ever!

Daniel César Martín Brühl González Domingo - ok, if that is really his name, then no wonder I lose motor skills when i look at him. He's like the greatest combo platter ever!

France - Gendarmerie  Major, service uniform    The name ‘Gendarmerie’ is a corruption of ‘gens d’arme’ (armed people). Just like many other military corps, the French Gendarmerie has an exploding grenade as its logo. The coloured ribbons, so-called ‘bâtons,’ are worn instead of metal medals. These ribbons are awarded for service abroad. Recently, the ‘képi’ (flat hat) has only been used for special occasions. The French Police are dressed in blue like the Gendarmerie.

France - Gendarmerie Major, service uniform The name ‘Gendarmerie’ is a…

Matthias Schweighöfer, Actor: Der geilste Tag. Matthias Schweighöfer is one of the most successful German actors. Born into a family of actors, he soon knew he belonged in front of a camera, too. His parents, the theatre actors Gitta Schweighöfer and Michael Schweighöfer, often took him to some of their rehearsals, so he later participated in his high school's drama group in Chemnitz, Germany. After his graduation, he went to Berlin, where he...

Matthias Schweighöfer, Actor: Der geilste Tag. Matthias Schweighöfer is one of the most successful German actors. Born into a family of actors, he soon knew he belonged in front of a camera, too. His parents, the theatre actors Gitta Schweighöfer and Michael Schweighöfer, often took him to some of their rehearsals, so he later participated in his high school's drama group in Chemnitz, Germany. After his graduation, he went to Berlin, where he...

Auf der Frankfurter Buchmesse 2017 habe ich mit dem Chef des Ressorts Literatur der Hamburger Wochenzeitschrift DIE ZEIT Ijoma Mangold gesprochen. Mangold beschreibt in "Das deutsche Krokodil" seine Geschichte als Sohn eines nigerianischen Mediziners der nach seiner Geburt Deutschland verließ. Erst mit 22 Jahren erhält Mangold wieder Kontakt zu seinem Vater. Im Interview geht es um seine Kindheit und Jugend in Heidelberg die deutsche Provinz Überassimilierung und deutsche Kulturbewahrung…

Auf der Frankfurter Buchmesse 2017 habe ich mit dem Chef des Ressorts Literatur der Hamburger Wochenzeitschrift DIE ZEIT Ijoma Mangold gesprochen. Mangold beschreibt in "Das deutsche Krokodil" seine Geschichte als Sohn eines nigerianischen Mediziners der nach seiner Geburt Deutschland verließ. Erst mit 22 Jahren erhält Mangold wieder Kontakt zu seinem Vater. Im Interview geht es um seine Kindheit und Jugend in Heidelberg die deutsche Provinz Überassimilierung und deutsche Kulturbewahrung…

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