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Today in History for June 17

On this day in 2015

  • TV SERIES
  • Deutschland 83: Season 1 is released. Set in 1983,24-year-old East German Martin Rauch (Jonas Nay) is sent by the Stasi to spy on the West as an aide to a West Germany General (Ulrich Noethen) in this German-language drama.

On this day in 2011

  • EVENTS
  • A computer hacker who stole songs from Lady Gaga, Justin Timberlake, Leona Lewis, Kesha and Mariah Carey during 2009 and 2010 was sentenced to 18 months detention in Germany. A court heard how the teenager, who called himself DJ Stolen, earned more than 15,000 euros (£13,260) by breaking copyright laws and hacking personal information from a number of singers. The 18-year-old used software to steal unpublished songs and then offer them for sale on the internet. Anti-piracy teams in the UK and Germany noticed a growing number of pre-release tracks being leaked much earlier than normal. The teen was also ordered to have therapy for an addiction to the internet..

On this day in 2002

  • BIRTHS
  • David Jojkic, Soccer Player, born in Germany.
  • Lena Mantler, Instagram Star, born in Stuttgart, Germany.
  • Lisa Mantler, Instagram Star, born in Stuttgart, Germany.
  • SPORTS
  • Fritz Walter, German footballer (1. FC Kaiserslautern) and captain of West Germany, who died at 81.

On this day in 1999

  • BIRTHS
  • Benyas Solomon Junge-Abiol, Soccer Player, born in Germany.

On this day in 1998

  • BIRTHS
  • Ali Ceylan, German association football player, Cologne, born in Germany.

On this day in 1997

  • BIRTHS
  • Matthias Bader, Soccer Player, born in Germany.

On this day in 1996

  • BIRTHS
  • Alicia Stolle, German handball player, Ahlen, born in Germany.

On this day in 1994

  • BIRTHS
  • Marc Pelosi, American association football player, Baden-Württemberg, born in Germany.
  • Kubilay Sönmez, German association football player, Kamen, born in Germany.
  • Salif Cissé, Soccer Player, born in Germany.
  • Streli Mamba, Soccer Player, born in Germany.

On this day in 1993

  • BIRTHS
  • Anna Rüh, German athlete, Greifswald, born in Germany.

On this day in 1992

  • BIRTHS
  • Tugrul Erat, Azerbaijani association football player, Solingen, born in Germany.

On this day in 1986

  • BIRTHS
  • Nikolai Goc, German ice hockey player, Calw, born in Germany.
  • Alexander Pohl, Photographer, born in Germany.
  • Josh Cahill, Blogger, born in Germany.

On this day in 1985

  • BIRTHS
  • Jan MAUERSBERGER, Soccer Player, born in Germany .
  • Konstantin Buga, German boxer, Atbasar, born in Germany.

On this day in 1984

  • BIRTHS
  • Lars Pörschke, German tennis player, Gießen, born in Germany.
  • Niklas Heinecker, German poker player, Hamburg, born in Germany.

On this day in 1980

  • BIRTHS
  • Ulrike Goldmann, singer, Heidelberg, born in Germany.
  • Daniel Gunkel, German footballer, Frankfurt, born in Germany.

On this day in 1979

  • BIRTHS
  • Sina-Valeska Jung, German actress, Bad Nauheim, born in Germany.

On this day in 1977

  • BIRTHS
  • Branko Tomovic, German Serbian actor, born in Münster, Germany.

On this day in 1976

  • BIRTHS
  • Larissa Vassilian, German journalist, Konstanz, born in Germany.

On this day in 1975

  • BIRTHS
  • Marco Matias, Portuguese singer, Solingen, born in Germany.

On this day in 1973

  • BIRTHS
  • Oliver Gross, German tennis player, Hanau, born in Germany.

On this day in 1971

  • BIRTHS
  • Martin Muhr, German strength athlete, Bad Kötzting, born in Germany.
  • Robert Hunecke-Rizzo, German musician, Hamburg, born in Germany.

On this day in 1969

  • BIRTHS
  • Ulrich Schwaneberg, German chemist, Waiblingen, born in Germany.
  • Tanja Dickenscheid, field hockey player, Mainz, born in Germany.
  • Ulrike Schielke-Ziesing, German politician (AfD), Neubrandenburg, born in Germany.

On this day in 1967

  • BIRTHS
  • Uwe Preißler, East German cyclist, Mühlhausen, born in Germany.
  • Thomas Köhler, Footballer, German Democratic Republic, born in Germany.
  • Dorothea Röschmann, singer, Flensburg, born in Germany.

On this day in 1966

  • BIRTHS
  • Robby Cantarutti,, Wuppertal, born in Germany.

On this day in 1965

  • BIRTHS
  • Ralf Lübke, German sprinter, Mülheim an der Ruhr, born in Germany.

On this day in 1964

  • BIRTHS
  • Michael Gross, German swimmer (3 Olympic gold 1984,88), born in Frankfurt, Germany.
  • Dirk Raudies, German motorcycle racer, Biberach an der Riss, born in Germany.

On this day in 1963

  • BIRTHS
  • Matthias Moder, German hammer thrower, Torgau, born in Germany.

On this day in 1959

  • BIRTHS
  • Ulrike Richter, East German swimmer, Görlitz, born in Germany.
  • Gudrun Brendel-Fischer, German politician, Bayreuth, born in Germany.

On this day in 1957

  • BIRTHS
  • Joachim Król, German actor, Herne, born in Germany.
  • Rolf Martin Schmitz,, Mönchengladbach, born in Germany.
  • Sabine Röther, East German handball player, Rostock, born in Germany.
  • Martina Blos, German athletics competitor, Schwerin, born in Germany.

On this day in 1956

  • BIRTHS
  • Kurt Kremer, German physicist and university teacher, Kapellensüng, born in Germany.
  • Rolf Koschorrek, German politician, Bad Bramstedt, born in Germany.
  • Albert Dohmen, German singer and opera singer, Krefeld, born in Germany.

On this day in 1955

  • BIRTHS
  • Roland Freund, Olympic water polo player, Timi?oara, born in Germany.

On this day in 1953

  • EVENTS
  • Riots in East Germany for reunification.

On this day in 1951

  • BIRTHS
  • Paul Eddie Pfisterer, German artist, Waldenburg, born in Germany.
  • Paul Mcguinness, Irish businessman, music publisher and manager of U2, Rinteln, born in Germany.

On this day in 1950

  • BIRTHS
  • Rudolf Mang, Olympic weightlifter, Bellenberg, born in Germany.

On this day in 1948

  • BIRTHS
  • Günther Hussong, German schoolteacher, Kirkel, born in Germany.

On this day in 1945

  • EVENTS
  • Day of Unity in West Germany (National Day).

On this day in 1943

  • BIRTHS
  • Fritz Teufel, prominent figure in the West German political left of the 1960s, Ingelheim am Rhein, born in Germany.

On this day in 1940

  • EVENTS
  • France asks Germany for terms of surrender in WW II.
  • Germany occupiers ration bread in Holland.
  • BIRTHS
  • Horst Franz, German football manager, Berlin, born in Germany.

On this day in 1939

  • BIRTHS
  • Hanna Johansen, Swiss author, Bremen, born in Germany.
  • Ian Karan, German politician, Point Pedro, born in Germany.

On this day in 1938

  • BIRTHS
  • Horst Bleeker, swimmer, Bremen, born in Germany.
  • Antje Geerk, German actress, Kiel, born in Germany.

On this day in 1934

  • BIRTHS
  • Josef Hofmeister,, Abensberg, born in Germany.
  • Rainer Kirsch, German translator, Döbeln, born in Germany.
  • Peter Janssens, German composer, Telgte, born in Germany.

On this day in 1930

  • BIRTHS
  • Theodora Büttner, German historian, Thum, born in Germany.

On this day in 1929

  • BIRTHS
  • Franz Schelle, bobsledder, Ohlstadt, born in Germany.

On this day in 1928

  • BIRTHS
  • Hans-Dietrich Sander, German opinion journalist and journalist, Mecklenburg, born in Germany.

On this day in 1927

  • BIRTHS
  • Martin Böttcher, German composer, Berlin, born in Germany.

On this day in 1924

  • BIRTHS
  • Gotthold Gloger, German artist and author, Königsberg, born in Germany.

On this day in 1923

  • BIRTHS
  • Fritz Dallmann, German politician, Wysoka, born in Germany.

On this day in 1920

  • BIRTHS
  • Gerhard Walther, German pilot and Knight's Cross recipient, Cottbus, born in Germany.

On this day in 1915

  • BIRTHS
  • Ernst Berndt, Olympic athlete and luger, Liberec, born in Germany.

On this day in 1913

  • BIRTHS
  • Felix Hartlaub, German historian and writer, born in Bremen, Germany (d. 1945).
  • Gerhard Palitzsch, German SS NCO, Großopitz, born in Germany.

On this day in 1912

  • BIRTHS
  • Wilfried Soltau, Canoe racer, Hamburg, born in Germany.

On this day in 1911

  • BIRTHS
  • Walter Pindter, German film director and cinematographer, Berlin, born in Germany.
  • Hans Maass, German mathematician, Hamburg, born in Germany.

On this day in 1909

  • BIRTHS
  • Karl Gatermann The Younger, German painter, Dessau, born in Germany.

On this day in 1907

  • BIRTHS
  • Lisa Ullmann, British dance teacher, Berlin, born in Germany.

On this day in 1906

  • BIRTHS
  • Roider Jackl, German folk-musician and forester, Weihmichl, born in Germany.

On this day in 1902

  • BIRTHS
  • Hubert Schardin, German photographer and cinematographer, Slupsk, born in Germany.

On this day in 1900

  • BIRTHS
  • Hubert Jedin, German theologian and historian, Groß Briesen, born in Germany.
  • Hermann Reutter, German musician, Stuttgart, born in Germany.
  • Martin Bormann, German Nazi leader (Hitler's secretary, chief of the Party Chancellery), born in Wegeleben, Germany (d. 1945).

On this day in 1898

  • BIRTHS
  • Gerhard Wilck, german commander of Aachen, Löbau, born in Germany.
  • Carl Hermann, German physicist, born in Wesermünde, Germany (d. 1961).

On this day in 1894

  • BIRTHS
  • Wilhelm Schepmann, SA general and politician, Winz-Baak, born in Germany.
  • Wilhelm Von Lengerke, German General and Knight's Cross recipients, Greifswald, born in Germany.

On this day in 1889

  • BIRTHS
  • Erich Zander, German painter, Berlin, born in Germany.
  • Horst Von Pflugk-Harttung, German intelligence officer, Basel, born in Germany.
  • Jan Skala, German journalist and author, Nebelschütz, born in Germany.

On this day in 1888

  • BIRTHS
  • Heinz Guderian, German general, Chelmno, born in Germany.

On this day in 1887

  • BIRTHS
  • Martha Ruben-Wolf,, Löhne, born in Germany.

On this day in 1885

  • BIRTHS
  • Paul Oppenheim, German chemist, Frankfurt, born in Germany.
  • Richard Ermisch, German architect, painter and graphic designer, Halle (Saale), born in Germany.

On this day in 1882

  • BIRTHS
  • Wilhelm Hausenstein, German diplomat, Hornberg, born in Germany.
  • Adolphus Frederick Vi, Grand Duke Of Mecklenburg-Strelitz, Grand Duke of Mecklenburg-Strelitz, Neustrelitz, born in Germany.
  • Adolf Friedrich VI, Grand Duke of Mecklenburg-Strelitz, born in Neustrelitz, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany (d. 1918).

On this day in 1881

  • BIRTHS
  • Adolf Meyer, German architect (1881–1929), Mechernich, born in Germany.
  • Emil Leeb, Bavarian-German general, Passau, born in Germany.
  • Leonhard Adelt, German writer, Krefeld, born in Germany.

On this day in 1878

  • BIRTHS
  • Elisabeth Von Knobelsdorff, German engineer, Potsdam, born in Germany.

On this day in 1877

  • BIRTHS
  • Gustav Hölscher, German theologian, Norden, born in Germany.

On this day in 1875

  • BIRTHS
  • Philipp Abraham Kohnstamm, Dutch philosopher and physicist, born in Bonn, Germany (d. 1951).

On this day in 1872

  • BIRTHS
  • Ulrich Hübner, German artist, Berlin, born in Germany.

On this day in 1859

  • BIRTHS
  • Georg Wissowa, German classical philologist, Wroclaw, born in Germany.

On this day in 1855

  • BIRTHS
  • Fritz Steinbach, German conductor and composer, born in Grünsfeld, Germany (d. 1916).
  • François Linke, German joiner, Jítrava, born in Germany.

On this day in 1853

  • BIRTHS
  • Martin Krause, Pianist, born in Germany.

On this day in 1852

  • BIRTHS
  • Johann Veit, German gynecologist and obstetrician, Berlin, born in Germany.

On this day in 1851

  • BIRTHS
  • Karl Moritz Schumann, German botanist, Görlitz, born in Germany.

On this day in 1847

  • BIRTHS
  • Benno Walter, German music educator, Munich, born in Germany.

On this day in 1841

  • BIRTHS
  • Henry E. Dosch, American horticulturist, Mainz-Kastel, born in Germany.

On this day in 1829

  • BIRTHS
  • Meyer Kayserling, German rabbi, historian, Gleidingen, born in Germany.

On this day in 1822

  • BIRTHS
  • Wilhelm Joseph Von Wasielewski, German musician, Gdansk, born in Germany.
  • Joseph Abraham Stargardt,, Miroslawiec, born in Germany.

On this day in 1819

  • BIRTHS
  • Albert Dulk, German author, Königsberg, born in Germany.

On this day in 1818

  • BIRTHS
  • Sophie Of Württemberg, Queen consort of the Netherlands, Stuttgart, born in Germany.

On this day in 1814

  • BIRTHS
  • Karl Hübner, German artist, Königsberg, born in Germany.

On this day in 1810

  • BIRTHS
  • Ferdinand Freiligrath, German poet, Detmold, born in Germany.

On this day in 1805

  • BIRTHS
  • Christian Friedrich Ludwig Buschmann, German musical instrument maker, Friedrichroda, born in Germany.

On this day in 1802

  • BIRTHS
  • Hermann Goldschmidt, German-French astronomer and painter, Frankfurt, born in Germany.

On this day in 1787

  • BIRTHS
  • Princess Charlotte Of Saxe-Hildburghausen, German princess, Hildburghausen, born in Germany.

On this day in 1772

  • BIRTHS
  • Martin Schrettinger, German librarian, Neumarkt in der Oberpfalz, born in Germany.

On this day in 1767

  • BIRTHS
  • Peter Friedrich Röding, German naturalist (1767-1848), Hamburg, born in Germany.

On this day in 1723

  • BIRTHS
  • Johann Baptist Wendling, German composer, Ribeauvillé, born in Germany.
  • Friedrich Boerner, physician, Leipzig, born in Germany.

On this day in 1693

  • BIRTHS
  • Johann Georg Walch, German theologian, born in Meiningen, Germany (d. 1775).
  • Prince Charles William Of Hesse-Darmstadt, Prince of Hesse-Darmstadt and Obrist, Nidda, born in Germany.

On this day in 1672

  • BIRTHS
  • Landgravine Charlotte Of Hesse-Homburg, German noble, Kassel, born in Germany.

On this day in 1656

  • BIRTHS
  • Paul Thymich, German poet, Großenhain, born in Germany.

On this day in 1644

  • BIRTHS
  • Johann Wolfgang Franck, German baroque composer, Unterschwaningen, born in Germany.

On this day in 1609

  • BIRTHS
  • John Of Hesse-Braubach, German general, Darmstadt, born in Germany.

On this day in 1604

  • BIRTHS
  • John Maurice, Prince Of Nassau-Siegen, Dutch soldier and administrator, Dillenburg, born in Germany.
  • POLITICS
  • Johan Maurits, Dutch nobleman, Prince of Nassau-Siegen (1964-79), Governor of Dutch Brazil (1637-43), and military leader (Eighty Years War; Dutch-Portuguese War), born in Dillenburg, Holy Roman Empire (now Germany) (d. 1679).

On this day in 1579

  • BIRTHS
  • Louis I, Prince Of Anhalt-Köthen, German prince, Dessau, born in Germany.

On this day in 1523

  • BIRTHS
  • Kunigunde Of Brandenburg-Kulmbach, Margravine of Baden, Ansbach, born in Germany.

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