What is Munich?

  • (noun): The capital and largest city of Bavaria in southeastern Germany.
    Synonyms: Muenchen


Munich ( /ˈmjuːnɪk/; German: München, Bavarian: Minga) is the capital and the largest city of the German state of Bavaria. It is located on the River Isar north of the Bavarian Alps. Munich is the third largest city in Germany, behind Berlin and Hamburg. About 1.42 million people live within the city limits. Munich was the host city of the 1972 Summer Olympics.

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Kurt Landauer
... fame are his three tenures as the president of the football club FC Bayern Munich ... Landauer was born in Planegg (close to Munich), and joined Bayern in 1901 as a player still in his youth ... He had to leave for Lausanne shortly afterwards, but returned to Munich in 1905 ...
... Puchheim is a city near Munich in the district of Fürstenfeldbruck, in Bavaria, Germany ... was founded when the S-Bahn (a quick train commuting to Munich) was built ... The old part of Puchheim is even older than Munich ...
Friedrich Von Gärtner - Biography
... His father was also an architect, and moved in 1804 to Munich, where young Gärtner received his first education in architecture ... in 1820, professor of architecture in the Academy of Munich ... of buildings and director of the Academy of Arts in Munich ...
Air Dolomiti
... to the Lufthansa secondary hub Munich, as well as operating a few other flights in Italy and Germany ... Its main base is at Munich Airport ... The others are Frankfurt, Munich, and Vienna ...