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Events in the year 1948 in Germany .

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Bank deutscher Länder

The Bank deutscher Länder(Bank of German States), abbreviation BdL, was the first central bank for the Deutsche Mark. It was founded on 1 March 1948 and was replaced in 1957 by the Deutsche Bundesbank.

<i>Westdeutsche Allgemeine Zeitung</i> German newspaper

The Westdeutsche Allgemeine Zeitung (WAZ) is a leading commercial newspaper from Essen, Germany, published by Funke Mediengruppe.

1948 Gatow air disaster

The 1948 Gatow air disaster was a mid-air collision in the airspace above Berlin, Germany that occurred on 5 April, sparking an international incident. A British European Airways (BEA) Vickers VC.1B Viking airliner crashed near RAF Gatow air base, after it collided with a Soviet Air Force Yakovlev Yak-3 fighter aircraft. All ten passengers and four crew on board the Viking were killed, as was the Soviet pilot. The disaster resulted in a diplomatic standoff between the United Kingdom and United States on one hand, and the Soviet Union on the other, and intensified distrust leading up to the Berlin Blockade in the early years of the Cold War.

Births

Gregor Gysi German lawyer and politician

Gregor Gysi is a German attorney and key politician of the political party The Left.

Harald Range was a German jurist and was Attorney General of Germany.

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Albert Grzesinski German politician

Albert Carl Grzesinski was a German SPD politician and Minister of the Interior of Prussia from 1926 to 1930.

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Johannes Blaskowitz German general

Johannes Albrecht Blaskowitz was a German general during World War II and recipient of the Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross with Oak Leaves and Swords.

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