Nuremberg by milton

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RobinJRichards
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peeksr


Quiz Description

Answer the following questions about or related to the city of Nuremberg.

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Questions:

By virtually any measure, the highest-ranking Nazi tried before the International Military Tribunal (IMT) at Nuremberg, this military and political figure oversaw among other things the German Air Force ("Luftwaffe") throughout the war. He was sentenced to death by the IMT, but cheated the hangman when he committed suicide by ingesting cyanide the night before his scheduled execution.

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Hermann Göring (Goering)

Nuremberg is the second-largest city in its state (Bundesland) in the Federal Republic of Germany. What is the name of that state?

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Bavaria (Bayern)

An architect who was eventually drafted into the Nazi cabinet, this man designed the Nuremberg Zeppelinfeld parade ground where the Nazis held annual rallies. He was sentenced to and served 20 years in prison by the IMT and lived until 1981.

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Albert Speer

While the Nuremberg laws of September 15, 1935 were primarily concerned with the subject of race, they also decreed which colours to be the national colours of the German empire?

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black, white, red (schwarz, weiß, rot)

This man served as Grand Admiral of the German Navy until the end of the Second World War. He was Hitler's named successor as head of state, a position he served for three weeks following Hitler's suicide before the Allies implemented their occupation. He was convicted and sentenced to 10 years by the Nuremberg IMT. In the post-war years he enjoyed a rehabilitated reputation and his funeral in 1981 was attended by members of both the German and UK Royal navies in uniform.

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Karl Dönitz (Doenitz)

Nuremberg is the largest city in this ancient cultural and linguistic region centred around the Main River which was a duchy during the middle ages and the Holy Roman Empire.

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Franconia (Franken)

In his duty as Minister for Foreign Affairs before and during the Second World war, he signed the eponymous non-aggression pact with the Soviet Union which was named for him and his Soviet counterpart Vyacheslav Molotov. He was convicted, sentenced to death, and hanged at the Nuremberg IMT on October 16, 1946.

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Joachim von Ribbentrop

This prolific filmmaker directed several propaganda-type documentary films for the Nazis, including most notoriously "Triumph des Willens" (Triumph of the Will) which chronicled the Nazi party congress in Nuremberg in 1934.

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Leni Riefenstahl

This man served as Hitler's lawyer and, as a politician, served as the Governor-General of occupied Poland during the Second World War. He was implicated in the mass murder of hundreds of thousands of Jews during the holocaust. He was tried, convicted and executed at the Nuremberg IMT.

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Hans Frank

Since 1949, Nuremberg has hosted "Spielwarenmesse", the world's largest annual international trade fair for a particular class of consumer commercial products. What type of product is the subject of this fair?

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Toys (Games)

This man is often considered the main intellectual behind Nazi racial ideology and subsequent persecution of the Jews. His book "the Myth of the Twentieth Century" was said to be the Nazi Bible for antisemitism. He was tried, convicted and executed at the Nuremberg IMT.

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Alfred Rosenberg

How is Nuremberg written in German?

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Nürnberg (Nuernberg)