Bonn

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The Federal City of Bonn is a city on the banks of the Rhine in the German state of North Rhine-Westphalia, with a population of over 300,000.wikipedia
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Cologne

KölnCologne, GermanyKöln, Germany
About 24 km south-southeast of Cologne, Bonn is in the southernmost part of the Rhine-Ruhr region, Germany's largest metropolitan area, with over 11 million inhabitants.
Centered on the left bank of the Rhine, Cologne is about 45 km southeast of North Rhine-Westphalia's capital of Düsseldorf and 25 km northwest of Bonn.

Basic Law for the Federal Republic of Germany

Basic LawGerman constitutionGrundgesetz
From 1949 to 1990, Bonn was the capital of West Germany, and Germany's present constitution, the Basic Law, was declared in the city in 1949.
The Basic Law was approved on 8 May 1949 in Bonn, and, with the signature of the occupying western Allies of World War II on 12 May, came into effect on 23 May.

Rhine-Ruhr

Rhine-Ruhr Metropolitan RegionRhein-RuhrRhine
About 24 km south-southeast of Cologne, Bonn is in the southernmost part of the Rhine-Ruhr region, Germany's largest metropolitan area, with over 11 million inhabitants.
The Rhine-Ruhr metropolitan region spreads from Dortmund-Bochum-Essen-Duisburg (Ruhr Area) in the north, to the urban areas of the cities of Mönchengladbach, Düsseldorf (the state capital), Wuppertal, Leverkusen, Cologne (the region's largest and Germany's fourth largest city), and Bonn in the south.

North Rhine-Westphalia

Nordrhein-WestfalenNRWNorthrhine-Westphalia
The Federal City of Bonn is a city on the banks of the Rhine in the German state of North Rhine-Westphalia, with a population of over 300,000.
North Rhine-Westphalia became a state of the Federal Republic of Germany in 1949, and the city of Bonn served as the federal capital until the reunification of Germany in 1990 and as the seat of government until 1999.

Deutsche Telekom

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The headquarters of Deutsche Post DHL and Deutsche Telekom, both DAX-listed corporations, are in Bonn.
Deutsche Telekom AG (short form in writing only: DT; stylised as ·T···) is a German telecommunications company headquartered in Bonn and by revenue the largest telecommunications provider in Europe.

University of Bonn

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The city is home to the University of Bonn and a total of 20 United Nations institutions, including headquarters for Secretariat of the UN Framework Convention Climate Change (UNFCCC), the Secretariat of the UN Convention to Combat Desertification (UNCCD), and the UN Volunteers programme.
The University of Bonn (Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität Bonn) is a public research university located in Bonn, Germany.

West Germany

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From 1949 to 1990, Bonn was the capital of West Germany, and Germany's present constitution, the Basic Law, was declared in the city in 1949.
Its (provisional) capital was the city of Bonn.

Bundesrat of Germany

BundesratBundesrat votesFederal Council
Bonn is the secondary seat of the President, the Chancellor, the Bundesrat and the primary seat of six federal government ministries and twenty federal authorities.
Its second seat is located in the former West German capital of Bonn.

Berlin-Bonn Act

Berlin/Bonn ActCompletion of the Unity of GermanyDiscussions about moving
Because of a political compromise following the reunification, the German federal government maintains a substantial presence in Bonn.
The Berlin/Bonn Act (Berlin/Bonn-Gesetz) regulated the move of the Bundestag and parts of the government of Germany from Bonn to Berlin.

Bad Godesberg

GodesbergBad Godesberg (Bonn)Bonn-Bad Godesberg
In 1969, the independent towns of Bad Godesberg and Beuel as well as several villages were incorporated into Bonn, resulting in a city more than twice as large as before.
Bad Godesberg is a municipal district of Bonn, southern North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany.

Cologne Lowland

Cologne BightCologne BayKölner Bucht
To the north, Bonn borders the Cologne Lowland.
The Cologne Lowland, also called the Cologne Bay or, less commonly, the Cologne Bight (Kölner Bucht), is a densely populated area of Germany lying between the cities of Bonn, Aachen, and Düsseldorf/Neuss.

Electorate of Cologne

CologneArchbishop-Elector of CologneArchbishop of Cologne
From 1597 to 1794, Bonn was the capital of the Electorate of Cologne, and residence of the Archbishops and Prince-electors of Cologne.
Conflicts with the citizens of Cologne caused the Elector to move to Bonn.

Holzlar

Is an enclosed settlement in Bonn's district Beuel, east of the Rhine and north of the Siebengebirge in Germany.

Eifel

Eifel MountainsEast EifelEifel region
To the south and to the west, Bonn is bordering the Eifel region which encompasses the Rhineland Nature Park.
It descends in the northeast along a line from Aachen via Düren to Bonn into the Lower Rhine Bay.

Federal city

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The Federal City of Bonn is a city on the banks of the Rhine in the German state of North Rhine-Westphalia, with a population of over 300,000.
In Germany, the former capital Bonn has been designated with the unique title of federal city.

President of Germany

PresidentGerman PresidentFederal President of West Germany
Bonn is the secondary seat of the President, the Chancellor, the Bundesrat and the primary seat of six federal government ministries and twenty federal authorities.
The president's second official residence is the Hammerschmidt Villa in Bonn, the former capital city of West Germany.

Rhine

Rhine RiverRiver RhineRhine Valley
The Federal City of Bonn is a city on the banks of the Rhine in the German state of North Rhine-Westphalia, with a population of over 300,000.
As it approaches the Dutch border, the Rhine has an annual mean discharge of 2290 m3/s and an average width of 400 m. Between Bingen am Rhein and Bonn, the Middle Rhine flows through the Rhine Gorge, a formation which was created by erosion.

Capital of Germany

capitalBerlinGerman capital
From 1949 to 1990, Bonn was the capital of West Germany, and Germany's present constitution, the Basic Law, was declared in the city in 1949.
Though most of the ministries are seated in Berlin, some of them, as well as some minor departments, are seated in Bonn, the former capital of West Germany.

List of districts of Germany

urban districtrural districtsurban districts
Within this governmental district, the city of Bonn is an urban district in its own right.

Endenich

Bonn-Endenich
Endenich is a neighborhood in the western part of Bonn, Germany.

Kessenich (Bonn)

Kessenich
Kessenich is a district of the former German capital city Bonn.

Hardthöhe

Hardthöhe is a district at the western edge of Bonn, Germany.

Tannenbusch

Bonn-Tannenbusch
Tannenbusch is a section of Bonn, Germany with approx.

Germany

GermanGERFederal Republic of Germany
The Federal City of Bonn is a city on the banks of the Rhine in the German state of North Rhine-Westphalia, with a population of over 300,000.
East Germany selected East Berlin as its capital, while West Germany chose Bonn as a provisional capital, to emphasise its stance that the two-state solution was an artificial and temporary status quo.

Ludwig van Beethoven

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It is famously known as the birthplace of Ludwig van Beethoven in 1770.
Beethoven was born in Bonn, the capital of the Electorate of Cologne, and part of the Holy Roman Empire.