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|Wernher von Braun was born in Wirsitz, East Prussia (now Wyrzysk, Poland). |
Wernher Magnus Maximilian Freiherr¹ von Braun (March 23, 1912 – June 16, 1977) was one of the leading figures in the development of rocket technology in Germany and the United States. Originally a German scientist leading Nazi Germany's rocket program before and during the Second World War, he entered the United ...
|Marchese Guglielmo Marconi (25 April 1874– 20 July 1937) was an Italian inventor, best known for his development of a radiotelegraph system, which served as the foundation for the establishment of numerous affiliated companies worldwide. He shared the 1909 Nobel Prize in Physics with Karl Ferdinand Braun, "in recognition of their contributions to the development of wireless telegraphy". Later i...||12/10/2009||251|
|Stadium of Karl - May - Westernfestival.|
|Karl-Marx-Hof is one of the best-known Gemeindebauten (municipal tenement complexes) in Vienna, situated in Heiligenstadt, a neighbourhood of the 19th district of Vienna, Döbling.|
At over one kilometre in length (1100m, 0.68 mile) and spanning four Straßenbahn (tram) stops, Karl-Marx-Hof holds the distinction of being the longest single residential building in the world.
By order of Adolf Hitler, his personal photographer Heinrich Hoffmann bought this mansion for Hitler's beloved Eva Braun. It costet 35000 Reichsmark.
Hitler and Eva married April 29th, 1945. One day after their marriage they commited suicide.
|The Von Braun Astronomical Society is a non-profit volunteer organization of amateur and professional astronomers.||11/22/2005||406|
|huge monument of karl marx in chemnitz. |
in 1953 chemnitz was renamed to karl-marx-stadt (karl-marx-city) by the east german government. the bombed inner city was replaced by other buildings including an over sized head of karl marx (10m high!). behind the monument marx' on the wall of another building, the communist manifesto is quoted (also...
|Shree Digambardas Maharaj formed a Charitable Trust 35 years back to uplift the downtrodden Masses in Western India. Today this Charitable organization has benefitted more than 20 million people directly and indirectly.|
The Organization called S.V.J. Charitable Trust has a 300 bed Hospital in rural India in the district of Ratnagiri, Western Maharastra, an elementary school which...
|"This festively colorful nebula, called NGC 604, is one of the largest known seething cauldrons of star birth seen in a nearby galaxy. NGC 604 is similar to familiar star-birth regions in our Milky Way galaxy, such as the Orion Nebula, but it is vastly larger in extent and contains many more recently formed stars. This monstrous star-birth region contains more than 200 brilliant blue stars...||01/10/2009||932|
|Karl Friedrich Benz (November 25, 1844 – April 4, 1929) was a German automobile engineer. He is generally regarded as one of the inventors (with contemporary Gottlieb Daimler) of the petrol-powered automobile.|
Born the son of an engine driver in Mühlburg (now part of Karlsruhe) in the Baden, Benz went to school at the Karlsruhe grammar school and Karlsruhe Polytechnic. He founded his fir...
|The Karl Marx House museum (German: Karl-Marx-Haus) is the house in Trier (Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany) in which Karl Marx was born in 1818; it is now a museum. The significance of the house went unnoticed until 1904, at which point the Social Democratic Party of Germany (SPD) worked hard to buy it, succeeding in 1928. After the Nazi party came to power in 1933 the building was confiscated an...||09/04/2008||2,055|
|Ancient mud city, birth place of King Abdulaziz founder of the kingdom of Saudi Arabia||10/25/2008||460|