Sigmaringen

Sigmaringen is a town in southern Germany, in the state of Baden-Württemberg. Situated on the upper Danube, it is the capital of the Sigmaringen district.

Sigmaringen is renowned for its castle, Schloss Sigmaringen, which was the seat of the French Vichy government-in-exile during the closing months of the Second World War.

Read more about Sigmaringen:  Geography, History, Religions, Infrastructure, Notable Residents

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Sigmaringen - Notable Residents
... Sigmaringen was the birthplace of Saint Fidelis of Sigmaringen, a Roman Catholic martyr of the Counter-Reformation in Switzerland and Ferdinand of Romania, King of Romania ... of deceased Prince Friedrich Wilhelm of Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen, the late representative of the house, who was the first in the line of succession to the throne of ... Frederick Miller, founder of the Miller Brewing Company, was living in Sigmaringen during the start of his brewing career ...
Sigmaringen Castle - Castle Site
... The modern Schloss Sigmaringen owes its current size and appearance to three construction periods ... to 13th centuries, built under the Counts of Sigmaringen-Spitzenberg and Spitzenberg-Helfenstein ... to make the castle into a princely residence for the Princes of Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen ...
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... is a municipality in the district of Sigmaringen in Baden-Württemberg in Germany ... Towns and municipalities in Sigmaringen Bad Saulgau Beuron Bingen Gammertingen Herbertingen Herdwangen-Schönach Hettingen Hohentengen Illmensee Inzigkofen Krauchenwies ...
Charles, Prince Of Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen
... Charles, Prince of Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen (20 February 1785 – 11 March 1853) was Prince of Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen from 1831 to 1848 ... hospital for his subjects, and had the Ständehaus built on the modern Leopoldsplatz in Sigmaringen (today owned by the Hohenzollerischen Landesbank) ...
Sigmaringen Castle
... Sigmaringen Castle (German Schloss Sigmaringen) was the princely castle and seat of government for the Princes of Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen ... of Baden-Württemberg, Germany, this castle dominates the skyline of the town of Sigmaringen ... Schloss Sigmaringen was a family estate of the Swabian Hohenzollern family, a cadet branch of the Hohenzollern family, from which the German Emperors and kings of Prussia came ...