The history of tramways in Berlin started on June 22.1865 when the first horse tramway was established. On May 16, 1881, the region of Berlin wrote transport history when the worlwide second electric tramway opened. In the beginning of the 1930ies the tramway net consisted of 90 lines with a straight length of over 630 kilometres.
German movie director, screenwriter, and actor | born May 31, 1945 Bad Wörishofen | one of the most important representatives of the New German Cinema | died June 10, 1982 Munich
Schloss Elmau is a luxury hotel at the foot of the Wetterstein mountains in Bavaria, Germany. The five-star hotel today offers 123 rooms and suites, as well as a concert hall and several restaurants. It is among The Leading Hotels of the World. Schloss Elmau will be the site of the G7 summit in 2015.
The Battle of Waterloo was fought on Sunday, 18 June 1815, near Waterloo in present-day Belgium.A French army under the command of Napoleon was defeated by the armies of the Seventh Coalition, comprising an Anglo-allied army under the command of the Duke of Wellington combined with a Prussian army under the command of Gebhard von Blücher. The defeat at Waterloo ended Napoleon's rule as Emperor of the French, and marked the end of his Hundred Days return from exile.
French General, Politician and Emperor | born August 8, 1769 Ajaccio (Corsica) | starting his military carreer after the outbreak of the French Revolution he became very popular in France as chief of command during the Italian Campaign and the Egyptian expedition | in 1797 he married Joséphine de Beauharnais, after his divorce 1810 Marie Louise, Archduchess of Austria | on December 25, 1799 he was elected First Consul of the French Republic | on December 2, 1804 coronation as Emperor of France | with the desastrous Invasion of Russia 1812 the decline of Napoleon's power began | being defeated in the Battl...