Detmold

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Detmold is a city in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany, with a population of about 73,400 (2013).wikipedia
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Church of Lippe

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The Church of Lippe has its central administration located in Detmold.
Seat of the church administration is Detmold.

North Rhine-Westphalia

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Detmold is a city in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany, with a population of about 73,400 (2013).
Popular legends link his adversary Widukind to places near Detmold, Bielefeld, Lemgo, Osnabrück, and other places in Westphalia.

Stephan, Prince of Lippe

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Today, Stephan, Prince of Lippe is the owner of Detmold Castle.
Stephan, Prince of Lippe (Stephan Leopold Justus Richard) was born on 24 May 1959 in Detmold, Germany.

Battle of the Teutoburg Forest

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The monument commemorates the so-called Battle of the Teutoburg Forest, a battle in 9 AD which may or may not have been fought close to the present location of Detmold.
On the basis of Roman accounts, the Romans were marching northwest from what is now the city of Detmold, passing east of Osnabrück after camping in the area, prior to the attack.

Hermannsdenkmal

Hermann monumentHermann’s Monumentthe German statue
The best-known are the builder of the Hermannsdenkmal, Ernst von Bandel (1871), Reich Chancellor, Otto von Bismarck (1895), and Reich President, Paul von Hindenburg (1917).
The Hermannsdenkmal (German for "Hermann Monument") is a monument located southwest of Detmold in the district of Lippe, (North Rhine-Westphalia) in Germany.

Hochschule für Musik Detmold

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The University of Music Detmold (German: Hochschule für Musik Detmold) is one of Germany's leading university-level schools of music, situated in Detmold, Germany.

Detmold (region)

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Today it is the administrative center of the district of Lippe and of the Regierungsbezirk Detmold.
The administration is located in Detmold in the district of Lippe.

Free State of Lippe

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It was the capital of the small Principality of Lippe from 1468 until 1918 and then of the Free State of Lippe until 1947.
The British established a number of military bases in North Rhine-Westphalia, of which Detmold (HQ and units of 20th Armoured Brigade) and Lemgo (infantry battalion barracks) were located within the former boundaries of the Free State of Lippe.

Landestheater Detmold

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Landestheater Detmold is a theatre for operas, operettas, musicals, ballets, and stage plays in Detmold, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany.

Principality of Lippe

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It was the capital of the small Principality of Lippe from 1468 until 1918 and then of the Free State of Lippe until 1947.
The princely family still owns the estate and Fürstliches Residenzschloss Detmold in Detmold.

Nordwestdeutsche Philharmonie

The town supports the Nordwestdeutsche Philharmonie for regular symphony concerts.
Members of the association are the cities Bad Salzuflen, Bünde, Detmold, Herford, Lemgo, Minden and Paderborn and the districts Herford und Lippe.

Stadtgymnasium Detmold

Stadtgymnasium Detmold is a Gymnasium (grammar school) in Detmold, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany.

Werre

Werre River
In 1263, Bernard III of Lippe fortified the settlement at the crossing of the trade route from Paderborn to Lemgo over the Werre River with stone walls and granted it a municipal charter.
The Werre flows generally north through the towns Detmold, Lage, Bad Salzuflen, Herford and Löhne.

Lippe (district)

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Today it is the administrative center of the district of Lippe and of the Regierungsbezirk Detmold.

Ernst von Bandel

The best-known are the builder of the Hermannsdenkmal, Ernst von Bandel (1871), Reich Chancellor, Otto von Bismarck (1895), and Reich President, Paul von Hindenburg (1917).
He is best known for his 38 years of work on the monumental Hermannsdenkmal near Detmold, honoring Arminius' victory over Roman troops in 9 AD.

Technische Hochschule OWL

Ostwestfalen-Lippe University of Applied SciencesOWL UniversityLemgo

Simon August, Count of Lippe-Detmold

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He was born in Detmold, the son of Simon Henry Adolph and Johanna Wilhelmine of Nassau-Idstein.

Leopold Zunz

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Leopold Zunz was born at Detmold, the son of Talmud scholar Immanuel Menachem Zunz (1759-1802) and Hendel Behrens (1773-1809), the daughter of Dov Beer, an assistant cantor of the Detmold community.

Detmold child

* Detmold child, a child mummy who got its name from this city.
It was named The Detmold child by its owners Lippisches Landesmuseum in Detmold, in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany.

Leopold II, Prince of Lippe

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Leopold II was born in Detmold, the eldest child of Leopold I, the reigning prince of Lippe and his consort Princess Pauline of Anhalt-Bernburg (1769–1820).

Leopold I, Prince of Lippe

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Leopold I was born in Detmold the son of Simon August, Count of Lippe-Detmold (1727–1782), and his second wife, Princess Leopoldine of Anhalt-Dessau (1746–1769).

Detmolder Sommertheater

Detmolder Sommertheater is a theatre in Detmold, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany.

Leopold III, Prince of Lippe

Leopold III
Leopold III was born in Detmold the eldest child of Leopold II, the reigning prince of Lippe and his consort Princess Emilie of Schwarzburg-Sondershausen (1800–1867).

Christian Dietrich Grabbe

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Born in Detmold, the son of a prison officer, he began to write plays in the age of sixteen, while attending the Gymnasium.