Berliner Luft - Various Information about the city

History of Berlin

Origins

Early History

Friedrich Wilhelm - the Great Elector (Großer Kurfürst)

Elector Friedrich 3. (King Friedrich 1.)

Friedrich Wilhelm 1.

Friedrich 2. (The Great)

Napoleonic Wars

After Napoleon ( the Biedermeier period )

März 1848, and its consequences

After the Uprising

The Second Reich

The First World War

The Revolutionary Period and the Weimar Republic

The Nazi Period, until 1939

Second World War

Immediate Post War Years

1950s

1960s

1970s

1980s

1990s

2000s


Mayors of Berlin

 1 Oct 1920                Separated from Brandenburg; Greater Berlin (Gross-Berlin)

                             (de facto only to 5 Aug 1944).

 2 May 1945 -  3 Oct 1990  Allied occupation.

Mayors

 1 Oct 1920 - 1920         Adolph Wermuth                     (b. 1855 - d. 1927)

20 Jan 1921 -  7 Nov 1929  Gustav August Johann Heinrich Boess     (b. 1873 - d. 1946)

                            

 7 Nov 1929 - 14 Apr 1931  Arthur Scholz (acting)

14 Apr 1931 -  7 Dec 1935  Heinrich Friedrich Wilhelm Sahm    (b. 1877 - d. 1939)

 7 Dec 1935 - 31 Dec 1936  Oskar Maretzky (acting)

State presidents

 1 Jan 1937 - Jul 1940     Julius Lippert                     (b. 1895 - d. 1956)

Jul 1940 -  5 Aug 1944     Ludwig Steeg (acting)              (b. 1894 - d. 19..)

Minister-president

 5 Aug 1944 -  1 May 1945  Paul Joseph Goebbels        NSDAP  (b. 1897 - d. 1945)

                            (from 16 Nov 1942 Reichsverteidigungskommissar)

Mayors

 1 May 1945 - 17 May 1945  Vacant


Berliner Luft - Various Information about the city