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and his friend ruthlessly killing an elderly man, who was played by his grandfather. His father filmed this feature, as well as many other movies that the boys made over the next several years. It was not until 1989, however, that he mustered together five thousand marks - enough to make his first full-length feature. Early life in Germany & Europe He was born in Radomno, West Prussia, but was brought up in Hamburg where he graduated with the "Abitur" from the famous Gymnasium (Gymnasium (school)) Johanneum in 1898. After studying Classical Languages & Archaeology in Bonn, he became a prolific translator of World Literature and a minor literary figure in Stefan George's group, the ''George-Kreis'', around 1900. During his year in Munich, he courted Karl Wolfskehl, and briefly shared an address with Thomas Mann at the Pension Gisels in Aug. Sept. 1902. In early 1903, he "eloped" with Else Endell, wife of his friend August Endell, the well-known Jugendstil architect, to Palermo. He was imprisoned in Bonn in 1903-04 for having defrauded another friend, Herman Kilian, whose Anglo-German ancestry he would later appropriate for himself in his Canadian autobiographies. From 1904 to early 1906, when he returned to Berlin, he lived with Else in voluntary exile, first in Wollerau, Switzerland, then in Paris-Plage, France, from where paid H. G. Wells a few visits in his Sandhurst villa just across the Channel. In 1972, Blegvad followed the itinerant Moore to Hamburg, Germany, where the two formed the avant-pop trio Slapp Happy with Dagmar Krause, Cutler 2009, vol. 1-5, p. 21,40. Slapp Happy recorded two albums for Polydor Germany with krautrock group Faust (Faust (band)) as their backing band. Polydor released the first, ''Sort Of'' in 1972, but rejected the second, ''Casablanca Moon''. This rejection prompted Slapp Happy to relocate to London where they signed up with Virgin Records and re-recorded ''Casablanca Moon'', released in 1974 by Virgin as ''Slapp Happy (Slapp Happy (album))''. (The original ''Casablanca Moon'' was later released by Recommended Records as ''Acnalbasac Noom'' in 1980.) In 1974 Slapp Happy merged briefly with avant-rock group (Musical ensemble) Henry Cow, recording two albums in 1975, ''Desperate Straights'' and ''In Praise of Learning''. Germany * Baden-Württemberg, Bavaria, Berlin, Brandenburg, Bremen (Bremen (state)), Hamburg, Hesse, Lower Saxony, Mecklenburg-Western Pomerania, North Rhine-Westphalia, Rhineland-Palatinate, Saarland, Saxony, Saxony-Anhalt, Schleswig-Holstein, Thuringia 1845 also saw the completion of Anderson's second theatre, the City Theatre in Glasgow. In November, only four months after opening, the theatre burned and Anderson's financial losses were considerable. Through the aid of his showbusiness friends, Anderson was able to launch a new show at London's Covent Garden Theatre in 1846 and then toured Europe the following year, traveling to Hamburg, Stockholm, and St. Petersburg, where he met Czar Nicholas I, who arranged a command performance for Anderson after an awkward chance meeting. Clara Schumann premiered the work in Hamburg on December 7, when she visited Brahms's home town to give a series of performances, which also included the Piano Concerto No. 1 in D minor (Piano Concerto No. 1 (Brahms))—which had not been well received when Brahms introduced it to Leipzig in the Gewandhaus in January 1858—and the premiere of the G Minor Quartet (Piano Quartet No. 1 (Brahms)). Clara's performance of the ''Handel Variations'' in Hamburg was a triumph, which she repeated soon afterward in Leipzig. During that winter, Brahms also gave performances of the ''Handel Variations'', as a result of which he made minor alterations to the score. Publication came in July 1862 by Breitkopf & Härtel. right thumb The Star-Club memorial in St. Pauli, Germany. (File:Star club gedenkstein.jpg) The '''Star-Club''' was a music club in Hamburg, Germany that opened Friday 13 April 1962 and was initially operated by Manfred Weissleder and Horst Fascher. In the sixties, many of the giants of rock music played at the club. The club closed on 31 December 1969 and the building it occupied was destroyed by a fire in 1987. The address in Hamburg area St. Pauli was: ''Große Freiheit 39''; ''Große Freiheit'' is a side street of the Reeperbahn. '''Iron Savior''' is a German power metal band that formed in Hamburg, Germany in 1996. Following a period of several years working behind the scenes in music production, multi-instrumentalist and producer engineer Piet Sielck joined with former Helloween bandmate Kai Hansen and then-drummer for Blind Guardian Thomen Stauch in a new project that would blend power metal with a high-concept science fiction story. Commons:Category:Hamburg Wikipedia:Hamburg Dmoz:Regional Europe Germany States Hamburg

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of Hamburg in World War II single raid in 1943 , with both the Hamburg and Dresden raids each having lower casualty totals than the March 9 10, 1945 ''Operation Meetinghouse'' single firebombing raid on Tokyo (Bombing of Tokyo), causing the loss of 100,000 lives in the Japanese capital. The relatively low casualty figure in Berlin is partly the result of the city's distance from airfields in Britain, which made big raids difficult before the liberation of France in late 1944, but also a testament

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Arts Degree. SAE Hamburg starts the Digital Film Program. Four franchise (Franchising) schools are established in India. SAE Frankfurt, Amsterdam, Stuttgart, and Berlin are expanded. * 2001 sees the opening of SAE Miami (Miami, Florida), Liverpool and Madrid. Tom Misner purchases the largest recording studio in Germany, which is now part of the Studios 301 Group. * 2003 The SAE Alumni Association is founded. SAE Brussels, Belgium, SAE SAE Institute Bangkok and SAE Yangon, Myanmar, are opened. SAE Berlin is offering the first Bachelor courses. The new headquarters in Byron Bay, Australia opens. * 2004 SAE Munich, Amsterdam, Melbourne, Stuttgart and Hamburg all move to new, bigger and improved premises. SAE Leipzig opens. SAE Barcelona opens. SAE acquires QANTM, Australia's leading production, new media and training company. * 2005 Tom Misner takes over console maker AMS Neve. SAE Dubai, first college in the Middle East, opens. SAE Los Angeles, fourth college in the US, opens. First SAE Alumni worldwide conference is held in Frankfurt. In 1981, Eschenbach became principal guest conductor of the Tonhalle Orchestra Zurich, and was chief conductor from 1982 to 1986. Other posts have included Music Director of the Houston Symphony Orchestra (1988–1999), where he now holds the title of Conductor Laureate; co-artistic director of the Pacific Music Festival, from 1992 to 1998; chief conductor of the NDR Symphony Orchestra, Hamburg (1998–2004); and music director of the Ravinia Festival, summer home of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra (1994–2005). In addition, he was artistic director of the Schleswig-Holstein Musik Festival from 1999 until 2003. Since 2000, Eschenbach has been the Music Director of the Orchestre de Paris; in May 2007, it was announced that Eschenbach would conclude his tenure with the Orchestre de Paris in 2010. David Patrick Stearns, "Eschenbach out of post in Paris". ''Philadelphia Inquirer'', 1 June 2007. In addition, from 2003 till 2008 Eschenbach was the Music Director of the Philadelphia Orchestra. In 2010 he assumed his position as Music Director of both the National Symphony Orchestra and the Kennedy Center for Performing Arts in Washington, D.C. death_date Commons:Category:Hamburg Wikipedia:Hamburg Dmoz:Regional Europe Germany States Hamburg

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. The club "MEHEV" is showing a 40-year old and one of the largest scale model railroads here. *

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International page 89 date 2007-04-03 Hamburg International. In 2011, Hamburg International gives Hamburg Airways and start new operations and charter flights. After winning his first round match at the Monte Carlo Masters tournament, Gasquet's poor form continued as he lost his second round match to Sam Querrey (U.S.A.) 6–2, 4–6, 3–6 and then both of his opening round matches at the ATP Masters Series events in Rome and Hamburg to Luis Horna

on the British charts between them. In 1965 they moved to America to try their luck there. date 15 May 2008 accessdate Seppi finished the 2005 season in the top 100 for the first time. He qualified for four ATP Masters Series events, with his best performance in Hamburg, where he reached the quarterfinals. In the Davis Cup, Seppi came back from two sets to love down and defeated Juan Carlos Ferrero, 5–7, 3–6, 6–0, 6–3, 6–2, before losing to Rafael Nadal

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&equipment 170 PIST 2003 The Walther P99Q has also been chosen as the new personal handgun for police, customs and border guard personnel. Some 650-900 handguns will be acquired annually between 2012 and 2020. * : 41,000 P99DAO pistols purchased in 2005 for the North Rhine-Westphalia Police.

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-02-24 A German variety originating in Hamburg and its surroundings is the ''Franzbrötchen''. Of the major players only Bremen and Hamburg refused to send forces, but contributed financially. Philippe Dollinger, Die Hanse La Hanse (XII e -XVII e siècles); German , see references (#References) for bibliographical details, p. 100. ISBN 3-520-37105-7. Besides

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rock band fronted by Hamburg-born vocalist Lenny Wolf. The group's first album, ''Kingdom Come (Kingdom Come (Kingdom Come album))'' is to date the band's most internationally popular and biggest selling recording. The band currently consists of an entirely German line-up. In December 1992 Turbonegro set up for an after all quite ruinous tour outside of Norway: having had money left from a grant they went for one gig confirmed in Ålborg, Denmark then heading south to Hamburg

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sets. He met Lendl again in three high profile matches that year, winning the final of the Lipton International Players Championships (Miami Masters) in Key Biscayne, Florida, while Lendl won the final of the German Open (Hamburg Masters) in Hamburg and the semi-finals of the French Open. Early years Basedow was born in Hamburg, the son of a wigmaker. His father has been described as "severe almost to brutality", his mother as "melancholy almost

to Blankenese. The train station lies at the top of the valley, on Bahnhofstraße. Go straight across Bahnhofstraße and your will find the banks, an Italian gelateria and café, the market square (markets open early and close at 1PM on W, F, and Sa), the bakeries, grocery store, and post office. Eppendorf Eppendorf is the oldest "Dorf" (town) of Hamburg. In Eppendorf you will find a lot of well cared for 19th century houses making the quarter an eye-catcher. As a good alternative


thumb Official logo of the Free and Hanseatic City of Hamburg (File:Hamburg-logo.svg) thumb Hamburg, seen from the International Space Station (File:HamburgFromTheISS.jpg) '''Hamburg''' ( It is also the thirteenth largest German state (States of Germany). Its population is over 1.8 million people, and the Hamburg Metropolitan Region (including parts of the neighbouring Federal States (States of Germany) of Lower Saxony and Schleswig-Holstein) has more than 5 million inhabitants. The port of Hamburg, on the river Elbe, is the second largest port in Europe (after the Port of Rotterdam) and tenth largest worldwide.

The official name reflects its history (History of Hamburg) as a member of the medieval Hanseatic League, as a free imperial city of the Holy Roman Empire, a city-state, and one of the 16 states of Germany. Before the 1871 Unification of Germany, it was a fully sovereign state. Prior to the constitutional changes in 1919, the stringent civic republic was ruled by a class of hereditary grand burghers or Hanseaten (Hanseaten (class)).

Hamburg is a major transport hub and is one of the most affluent (Affluency) cities in Europe. It has become a media and industrial centre, with plants and facilities belonging to ''Airbus'', ''Blohm + Voss'' and ''Aurubis''. The radio and television broadcaster ''Norddeutscher Rundfunk'' and publishers such as ''Gruner + Jahr'' and ''Spiegel (Der Spiegel)-Verlag'' are pillars of the important media industry in Hamburg. Hamburg has been an important financial centre for centuries, and is the seat of the world's second oldest bank (List of oldest banks in continuous operation), Berenberg Bank. There are more than 120,000 enterprises.

The city is a notable tourist destination for both domestic and overseas visitors; it ranked 17th (Mercer Quality of Living Survey) in the world for livability in 2012.

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