Baltimore (/ ˈ b ɔː l t ɪ m ɔːr / BAWL-tim-or, locally: / ˈ b ɔː l m ər /) is the most populous city in the U.S. state of Maryland, as well as the 30th most populous city in the United States, with a population of 593,490 in 2019. Baltimore is the largest independent city in the country and was established by the Constitution of ...
The Town of Baltimore was founded on July 30, 1729. It was named after Cecilius Calvert, the British Lord Baltimore. Calvert was the first Proprietary Governor of the Province of Maryland. Baltimore grew quickly in the 1700s as a granary (place for storing cereals and grains) for the sugar plantations in the Caribbean.
Baltimore-ban található a híres író, Edgar Allan Poe, valamint az újságíró H. L. Mencken lakóháza és sírja. Itt született a híres baseballjátékos Babe Ruth, az úszó Michael Phelps is, ki minden idők legsikeresebb olimpikonjának számít. Baltimore ihlette meg az amerikai himnusz szerzőjét is. A városban sok híres ...
Throughout the 18th Century, Baltimore drained and filled in marshes (notably Thomas "Harrison's Marsh" along the Jones Falls west bank), built canals around the falls and through the center of town, built bridges across the Falls and annexed neighboring Jones's Town to the northeast in 1745 and expanded southeastward towards the neighboring, bustling, shipbuilding port at Fells Point.
Baltimore is an American horror comic book series created by Mike Mignola and Christopher Golden.The series originally began with an illustrated novel, Baltimore, or, The Steadfast Tin Soldier and the Vampire in 2007.Number in SeriesIssueRelease DateArc41#5June 7, 2017The Red Kingdom40#4May 3, 2017The Red Kingdom39#3April 5, 2017The Red Kingdom38#2March 1, 2017The Red Kingdom
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In Baltimore, numbered streets are found in the north-central part of the city, mostly in the communities of Charles Village, Hampden, and Waverly. The numbered streets, which run west-east, start with 20th Street (excluding 19½ Street, a short alley crossing Howard Street), which runs parallel to and one block north of North Avenue .
Hampden is a neighborhood located in northern Baltimore, Maryland, United States.Roughly triangular in shape, it is bounded to the east by the neighborhood Wyman Park, to the north by Roland Park at 40th and 41st Street, to the west by the Jones Falls Expressway, and to the south by the neighborhood Remington.
David Baltimore (born March 7, 1938) is an American biologist, university administrator, and 1975 Nobel laureate in Physiology or Medicine, he is a Professor of Biology at the California Institute of Technology, where he served as president from 1997 to 2006.
Baltimore är den största staden i delstaten Maryland i USA.Den upptar en yta av 238,5 km² och har 620 961 invånare (2010). Baltimore är fristående från countyt Baltimore County som helt omger staden.