'''Germany''' is an ancient nation-state in the [[European Alliance]] on [[Earth]]'s [[Europe]] continent. A major player in the [[planet]]'s [[Human history|history]], Germany was home to numerous influential [[Human]]s.
'''Germany''' is an ancient nation-state in the [[European Alliance]] on [[Earth]]'s [[Europe]]
an continent. A major player in the [[planet]]'s [[Human history|history]], Germany was home to numerous influential [[Human]]s.
Revision as of 10:16, June 18, 2006
Germany is an ancient nation-state in the European Alliance on Earth's European continent. A major player in the planet's history, Germany was home to numerous influential Humans.
One of the most famous Germans of the
20th century was the physicist Albert Einstein who formulated the Theory of Relativity. ( The philosopher TNG: " Descent, Part I") Friedrich Nietzsche who was born in the 19th century is also a well known German, as is the 19th century composer Johannes Brahms and the 15th century inventor of printing technology on Earth, Johann Gutenberg. (
ENT: " Borderland"; TOS: " Requiem for Methuselah")
20th century, as one of the Axis Powers, Germany saw its darkest period under the lead of Adolf Hitler being one of the combatants in the Second World War.
See also: Nazi, Stuka dive-bomber, Luftwaffe
2260s Lieutenant Karl Jaeger, who had German ancestors, served as meteorologist and planetologist aboard the Federation starship USS . Enterprise (
TOS: " The Squire of Gothos")
The state flag of Germany contains the colours
black, red and gold. Lieutenant Commander Data of the USS referred to the flag as an example in Enterprise-D 2364. (
TNG: " The Last Outpost")
USS was either named for the city in northern Germany or the early Emden (NCC-1856) 20th century German cruiser.
List - People of German descent