1228 – Conrad IV of Germany (d. 1254) 1284 – Edward II of England (d. 1327) 1287 – Roger Mortimer, 1st Earl of March, English politician, Lord Lieutenant of Ireland (d. 1330) 1502 – Georg Major, German theologian and academic (d. 1574) 1529 – Francesco Patrizi, Italian philosopher and scientist (d. 1597)
5 days ago · King Conrad III (reigning as King of Germany from 1138 to 1152) established the Burgraviate of Nuremberg, with the first burgraves coming from the Austrian House of Raab. With the extinction of their male line around 1190, the last Raabs count's son-in-law, Frederick I from the House of Hohenzollern , inherited the burgraviate in 1192.
The coat of arms of Klaipėda is also used as coat of arms of Klaipėda city municipality.The modern version was created by the designer Kęstutis Mickevičius.The modern coat of arms was created by restoring old seals of the Memel city (analogous with those used in the years 1446, 1605 and 1618).
6 days ago · The Holy Roman Empire (Latin: Sacrum Imperium Romanum; German: Heiliges Römisches Reich), later referred to as the Holy Roman Empire of the German Nation, was a multi-ethnic complex of territories in Western and Central Europe that developed during the Early Middle Ages and continued until its dissolution in 1806 during the Napoleonic Wars.
1 day ago · Stuttgart is still one of Germany's largest wine-growing cities with more than 400 hectares of vine area, thanks in main to its location at the center of Germany's fourth largest wine region, the Württemberg wine growing area which covers 11,522 hectares (28,470 acres) and is one of only 13 official areas captured under German Wine law. The ...
It is Germany's most frequently used library, and it is currently placed 1st in a ranking of Germany's best libraries. The University Library's stocks exceeded one million in 1934. Today, it holds about 3.2 million books, about 500,000 other media such as microfilms and video tapes, as well as 10,732 scientific periodicals.
1594 – Henry IV is crowned King of France. 1617 – Sweden and Russia sign the Treaty of Stolbovo , ending the Ingrian War and shutting Russia out of the Baltic Sea . 1626 – Yuan Chonghuan is appointed Governor of Liaodong , after leading the Chinese into a great victory against the Manchurians under Nurhaci .
Sep 19, 2020 · Teachers and parents (especially parents who are homeschooling teachers) can use this blog as inspiration for activities with their kids. From world holidays to historic anniversaries, Every Day Is Special celebrates each and every day!
Sep 19, 2020 · altarpiece by Conrad von Soest Conrad von Soest: Marienkirche: Marienkirche: 1400s Nativity of Jesus Virgin Mary Jesus tile halo rosary Joseph Assumption of Mary angel candle virginity robe palm branch incense bed Apostle man woman baby boy scroll sky paradise Adoration of the Magi magi throne brocade fur unicorn pomegranate shoe belt ...