German History - January

Can you answer these questions about german history in january?
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Day
Year
Question
 
Answer
1
1710
Cölln, Friedrichswerder, Dorotheenstadt and Friedrichstadt get incorporated into this city by King Friedrich I. in Prussia
B
Berlin
2
69
During the Year of the Four Emperors Aulus Vitellius is proclaimed Roman Emperor in this german city
Modern name
C
Cologne
3
1941
Martin Bormann declares this script a "Judenschrift" (Jewish Script) and prohibits its further use
F|B
Fraktur | Blackletter
4
1954
This City in The Ruhr Area is the first german city to set up parking meters
D
Duisburg
5
1919
In Germany this party is founded
N|D
NSDAP | DAP
6
168
With a speech to the Praetorian Guard this Roman Emperor starts The First Marcomannic War
M
Marcus Aurelius
7
1995
After more than 300 years this roman-catholic diocese in northern germany is reestablished
H
Archdiocese of Hamburg
8
1745
During this war the Netherlands, Electoral Saxony, Austria and the United Kingdom ally themselves against Prussia
S
Second Silesian War
9
1916
The Ottoman Empire (an ally of Germany) defeats the Entente in this battle
G
Gallipoli campaign
10
1356
This roman-german Emperor regulates with the Golden Bull the Elections of roman-german Kings through the Prince-Electors
C
Charles IV.
11
1827
The City of Bremen buys land on which they built this harbour/ town
B
Bremerhaven
12
1904
In German-Southwest Africa warriors under the lead of Samuel Maharero attack the town of Okahandja
It's the beginning of these wars against the german colonial rule
H
Herero Wars
13
1935
In this electoral area an overwhelming Majority (90.7 %) votes for the Reunification with Germany
S
Territory of the Saar Basin
14
1897
The german Emanuel Lasker defends his title as world champion in this "sport"
C
Chess
15
1990
Demonstrants storm the headquarter of this east german intelligence service to stop the destruction of important files
S
Stasi
16
1864
The German Confederation gives Denmark an Ultimatum to revise the November Constitution
The November Constitution neglects guaranteed rights of this german speaking duchy
S
Schleswig
17
1757
In this war the Imperial Diet employs a Reich Execution against Prussia
T|S
Third Silesian-War-|
Seven Years War
18
1701
This Duke of Prussia, Margrave of Brandenburg and Prince-Elector of the Holy Roman Empire crowns himself King in Prussia
On the day 170 years later his Great-great-great-grandson is made German Emperor in Versailles
F
Friedrich III.
19
1919
At the Election to the National Assembly this party gets the most votes
S
SPD
20
1663
The Perpetual Diet is constituting in this south german city for the first time
R
Regensburg
21
1924
This russian revolutionary, of german descent, dies near Moscow
L
Lenin
22
1349
During the Black Death the jewish community of this city at the Upper Rhine is eradicated through a pogrom
S
Speyer
23
1930
In this german state nazis are participating in a state government for the first time
T
Thuringia
24
1634
Emperor Ferdinand II. fires this prominent general and military leader during the Thirty Year's War
W
Wallenstein
25
1077
The roman-german king Henry IV. arrives at Canossa Castle to beg the Pope to end his excommunication
The Walk to Canossa is the climax of this conflict between the salian king and Pope Gregory VII.
I
Investiture Controversy
26
1934
Nazi Germany makes a non-agression pact with this neighboring country
P
Poland
27
1521
In this city at the Upper Rhine the Imperial Diet is assembling
Three months later Charles V. puts the Imperial ban over Martin Luther
W
Worms
28
1810
This tyrolean freedom fighter is captured by french soldiers and executed 3 weeks later
Der Sandwirt
H
Andreas Hofer
29
1860
This german poet, freedom fighter and member of the Frankfurt National Assembly dies in Bonn
A
Ernst Moritz Arndt
30
1933
This nazi is made Imperial Chancellor
H
Adolf Hitler
31
1773
Friedrich II. founds this prussian province
W
West Prussia
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