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Minister President Of Prussia
The office of Minister President
Minister President
(German: Ministerpräsident), or Prime Minister, of Prussia
Prussia
existed in one form or another from 1702 until the abolition of Prussia
Prussia
in 1947.Contents1 History of the office 2 Chief Ministers of the Kingdom of Prussia
Prussia
(1702–1848) 3 Ministers-President of the Kingdom of Prussia
Prussia
(1848–1918) 4 Ministers-President of the Free State of Prussia
Prussia
(1918–1947) 5 See alsoHistory of the office[edit] Under the Kingdom of Prussia
Prussia
the Minister President
Minister President
functioned as the chief minister of the King, and presided over the Landtag (the Prussian legislature established in 1848)
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Coat Of Arms Of Prussia
The state of Prussia
Prussia
developed from the State of the Teutonic Order. The original flag of the Teutonic Knights
Teutonic Knights
had been a black cross on a white flag
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German Empire
The German Empire
German Empire
(German: Deutsches Kaiserreich, officially Deutsches Reich),[5][6][7][8] also known as Imperial Germany,[9] was the German nation state[10] that existed from the Unification of Germany
Unification of Germany
in 1871 until the abdication of Kaiser Wilhelm II
Wilhelm II
in 1918. It was founded in 1871 when the south German states joined the North German Confederation. On January 1st, the new constitution came into force that changed the name of the federal state and introduced the title of emperor for Wilhelm I, King of Prussia
King of Prussia
from the Hohenzollern dynasty.[11] Berlin
Berlin
remained its capital. Otto von Bismarck
Otto von Bismarck
remained Chancellor, the head of government
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Independent (politician)
An independent or nonpartisan politician is an individual politician not affiliated with any political party
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Centre Party (Germany)
The German Centre Party (German: Deutsche Zentrumspartei or just Zentrum) is a lay Catholic political party in Germany, primarily influential during the Kaiserreich and the Weimar Republic. In English it is often called the Catholic Centre Party. Formed in 1870, it successfully battled the Kulturkampf
Kulturkampf
which Chancellor Otto von Bismarck launched in Prussia
Prussia
to reduce the power of the Catholic Church. It soon won a quarter of the seats in the Reichstag (Imperial Parliament), and its middle position on most issues allowed it to play a decisive role in the formation of majorities.[1] In the early days of the Weimar Republic, the Center Party was the second-largest party in the Reichstag. After the Reichstag Fire
Reichstag Fire
in early 1933, the Centre Party voted for the Enabling Act, which granted dictatorial powers to Adolf Hitler
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Carl Friedrich Heinrich, Graf Von Wylich Und Lottum
Carl Friedrich Heinrich Graf
Graf
von Wylich und Lottum (5 November 1767 – 14 February 1841), also called Graf
Graf
Lottum ( Count
Count
Lottum), was a Prussian infantry general and minister of the State. He is the son of general Friedrich Wilhelm Graf von Wylich und Lottum and his wife.[a]Carl Heinrich, Graf
Graf
von Wylich und LottumBiography[edit] Graf
Graf
Lottum was born in Berlin
Berlin
and visited the Academie des Nobles, the principal educational establishment of the state, founded by Frederick the Great. On 9 April 1784 he became ensign of the Infantry Regiment of Anhalt-Bernburg, and on 26 October 1786 lieutenant. One year later, he was transferred to the newly formed fusilier battalion von Schenck, also stationed in Halle. His battalion participated in the Dutch campaign of 1787
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Friedrich Ferdinand Alexander Zu Dohna-Schlobitten
Friedrich Ferdinand Alexander zu Dohna- Schlobitten
Schlobitten
(29 March 1771 – 31 March 1831) was a Prussian politician. Biography[edit] Dohna- Schlobitten
Schlobitten
was born at Finckenstein (today Kamieniec, Poland) to Friedrich Alexander Burggraf und Graf zu Dohna-Schlobitten (1741–1810) and Caroline née Finck von Finckenstein (1746–1825).[1] He studied cameralistics at the Universities of Frankfurt (Oder) and Göttingen
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Heinrich Friedrich Karl Vom Und Zum Stein
Heinrich Friedrich Karl Reichsfreiherr[a] vom und zum Stein (25 October 1757 – 29 June 1831), commonly known as Baron vom Stein, was a Prussian statesman who introduced the Prussian reforms
Prussian reforms
that paved the way for the unification of Germany. He promoted the abolition of serfdom, with indemnification to territorial lords; subjection of the nobles to manorial imposts; and the establishment of a modern municipal system. Stein was from an old Franconian family. He was born on the family estate near Nassau, studied at Göttingen, and entered the civil service. Prussian conservatism hampered him in his efforts to bring about changes
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Karl August Von Hardenberg
Karl August Fürst[note 1] von Hardenberg (31 May 1750 – 26 November 1822) was a Prussian statesman and Prime Minister of Prussia. While during his late career he acquiesced to reactionary policies, earlier in his career he implemented a variety of Liberal reforms
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Christian Graf Von Haugwitz
Christian August Heinrich Kurt Graf[1] von Haugwitz (11 June 1752 – 1832) was a German statesman, best known for serving as Foreign Minister of Prussia during the Napoleonic Wars.Contents1 Life1.1 Policy before the rise of Napoleon 1.2 During the Napoleonic Period 1.3 Retirement and Foreign Minister again 1.4 New retirement and death2 Terminology note 3 ReferencesLife[edit] Haugwitz was born at Peucke near Oels, a member of the Silesian (Protestant) branch of the ancient family of Haugwitz, of which the Catholic branch was established in Moravia. He studied law, spent some time in Italy, returned to settle on his estates in Silesia, and in 1791 was elected general director of the province by the Silesian estates. Upon the request of King Frederick William II of Prussia
Frederick William II of Prussia
he entered the Prussian civil service and became ambassador at Vienna
Vienna
in 1792
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Count Karl-Wilhelm Finck Von Finckenstein
Karl Wilhelm Finck von Finckenstein (11 February 1714 – 3 January 1800) was a Count of the Holy Roman Empire of the German Nation, a Prussian diplomat, and later Prime Minister
Prime Minister
of Prussia. Family[edit] He was the son of Count Albrecht Konrad Finck von Finckenstein, who was a Field Marshal
Field Marshal
and also Governor of the Crown Prince of Prussia, the future King Frederick II. Finckenstein studied in Geneva, after which he travelled in France
France
and the Low Countries. In 1735 he was appointed to the Prussian diplomatic service. Military career[edit] Frederick II, who became king in 1740, knew Finckenstein well from his own childhood and had great confidence in him. In 1740 Frederick sent him as minister to Sweden, then to Denmark, and in 1742 to Great Britain. In 1744 he was sent again to Sweden, when Frederick's sister Louisa Ulrika married Adolf Frederick of Sweden
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World War II
Allied victoryCollapse of Nazi Germany Fall of Japanese and Italian Empires Dissolution of the League of Nations Creation of the United Nations Emergence of the United States
United States
and the Soviet Union
Soviet Union
as superpowers Beginning of the Cold War
Cold War
(more...)ParticipantsAllied Powers Axis PowersCommanders and leadersMain Allied leaders Joseph Stalin Franklin D
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Nazi Germany
Coordinates: 52°31′N 13°24′E / 52.517°N 13.400°E / 52.517; 13.400 "Drittes Reich" redirects here
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Political Patronage
Patronage is the support, encouragement, privilege, or financial aid that an organization or individual bestows to another. In the history of art, arts patronage refers to the support that kings, popes, and the wealthy have provided to artists such as musicians, painters, and sculptors. It can also refer to the right of bestowing offices or church benefices, the business given to a store by a regular customer, and the guardianship of saints. The word "patron" derives from the Latin: patronus ("patron"), one who gives benefits to his clients (see Patronage in ancient Rome). In some countries the term is used to describe political patronage, which is the use of state resources to reward individuals for their electoral support
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Weimar Republic
The Weimar
Weimar
Republic (German: Weimarer Republik [ˈvaɪmaʁɐ ʁepuˈbliːk] ( listen)) is an unofficial, historical designation for the German state during the years 1919 to 1933. The name derives from the city of Weimar, where its constitutional assembly first took place. The official name of the state remained Deutsches Reich, unchanged since 1871. In English, the country was usually known simply as Germany. A national assembly was convened in Weimar, where a new constitution for the Deutsches Reich
Deutsches Reich
was written and adopted on 11 August 1919. In its fourteen years, the Weimar
Weimar
Republic faced numerous problems, including hyperinflation, political extremism (with paramilitaries – both left- and right-wing) as well as contentious relationships with the victors of the First World War
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Friedrich Wilhelm Von Grumbkow
Friedrich Wilhelm von Grumbkow
Friedrich Wilhelm von Grumbkow
(4 October 1678 – 18 March 1739) was a Prussian Generalfeldmarschall
Generalfeldmarschall
and statesman. The cultured Grumbkow was born in Berlin
Berlin
as the son of Joachim Ernst von Grumbkow, General War Minister of Brandenburg-Prussia. Educated in France, he married a Mademoiselle de la Chevalerie.[1] He took part in the War of the Spanish Succession, fighting in the Battle of Malplaquet and reaching the rank of Generalmajor. King Frederick William I of Prussia
Frederick William I of Prussia
trusted Grumbkow and named him a member of the Privy Council and the head of the Generalkriegskommissariat, or General War Commissariat
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