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Frankfurt

Frankfurt am Main ( /ˈfræŋkfərt/; ), commonly known as Frankfurt, is the largest city in the German state of Hesse and the fifth-largest city in Germany, with a 2011 population of 695,624. The urban area had an estimated population of 2,300,000 in 2010. The city is at the centre of the larger Frankfurt Rhine-Main Metropolitan Region which has a population of 5,600,000 and is Germany's second-largest metropolitan region. Since the expansion of the European Union in 2007, the geographic midpoint of the European Union is just 45 kilometres east of Frankfurt am Main, according to the Institut Géographique National.

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Kurt Hessenberg - Life
... Kurt Hessenberg was born on August 17, 1908 in Frankfurt am Main, Germany, as the fourth and last child of the lawyer Eduard Hessenberg and his wife Emma, née Kugler ... Hessenberg became a teacher at the Hoch'sche Konservatorium in Frankfurt am Main, where he himself had taken his earliest music lessons ... Kurt Hessenberg died in Frankfurt am Main on June 17, 1994 ...
Wilhelm Orbach
3rd at Oeynhausen 1922 (22nd DSB–Congress, B tourn) took 4th at Frankfurt 1923 (23rd DSB–Congress, B tourn) tied for 3rd-4th at Breslau 1925 (24th DSB–Congress. 11th at Duisburg 1929 (26th DSB–Congress, Carl Ahues won) took 12th at Frankfurt 1930 (Aron Nimzowitsch won) took 6th at Paris (L'Echiquier) 1938 (Baldur Hoenlinger won) ...
Weitersbach - Economy and Infrastructure
... stop, is linked by way of the Nahe Valley Railway (Bingen–Saarbrücken) to the Saarland and the Frankfurt Rhine Main Region ... other train goes through to the main railway station in Frankfurt with a stop at Frankfurt Airport ... Formerly, fast trains on the Frankfurt-Paris route had a stop at Idar-Oberstein ...
Frankfurt Cathedral
... Frankfurt Cathedral (German Frankfurter Dom, officially Kaiserdom Sankt Bartholomäus) is a Gothic church located in the centre of Frankfurt am Main, Germany ...
Frankfurt - Gallery
... Goethe House Kaiserstrasse, view from Frankfurt Central Station Hundertwasser-Kindergarten in Heddernheim ...