What is Dortmund?

  • (noun): An industrial city in northwestern Germany; flourished from the 13th to 17th century as a member of the Hanseatic League.

Dortmund

Dortmund (; Low German: Düörpm; Latin: Tremonia) is a city in Germany. It is located in the Bundesland of North Rhine-Westphalia. Its population of 580,444 (in December 2010) makes it the 8th largest city in Germany. Dortmund is the largest city in the Ruhr Area, an urban area with some 5.2 million (2009) inhabitants which is the largest urban agglomeration in Germany. Dortmund is also a part of the larger Rhine-Ruhr metropolitan region of more than 12 million people.

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World Figure Skating Championships - Medalists - Pairs
... Tatiana Zhuk / Alexander Gavrilov 1964 Dortmund Marika Kilius / Hans-Jürgen Bäumler Liudmila Belousova / Oleg Protopopov Debbi Wilkes / Guy Revell 1965 ...
Dortmund - Twin Towns—sister Cities
... See also List of twin towns and sister cities in Germany Dortmund is twinned with Zwickau, Germany Amiens, France, since 1960 Leeds, United Kingdom, since 1969 Rostov-on-Don ...
European Figure Skating Championships - Medalists - Pairs
... Nicks / John Nicks Marianne Nagy / Lászlo Nagy 1953 Dortmund Jennifer Nicks / John Nicks Marianne Nagy / Lászlo Nagy Sissy Schwarz / Kurt Oppelt 1954 Bolzano Silvia Grandjean ...
Marco Reus - Club Career - Early Career
... Reus was born in Dortmund,North Rhine-Westphalia ... He began to play football for his hometown club Post SV Dortmund in 1994 and joined the youth ranks of Borussia Dortmund in 1996 ... He played for Borussia Dortmund until he left for the U-19 of Rot Weiss Ahlen in the summer of 2006 ...
List Of Tallest Chimneys In The World - Current
... Moers–Meerbeck, North Rhine-Westphalia Chimney Power Station Dortmund-Derne 689 ft 210 m Germany Dortmund-Derne, North Rhine-Westphalia Chimney ...