Carl Friedberg

Male18 September 1872–8 September 1955

Brief Life History of Carl

Carl Friedberg was born on 18 September 1872, in Bingen, Hesse, Germany. He died on 8 September 1955, at the age of 82.

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    World Events (3)


    Age 18

    Young William (Wilhelm) II dismisses Bismarck.


    Age 42

    Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria-Hungary and his wife were assassinated in Sarajevo, Bosnia-Herzegovina provoking World War I.

    1914 · Germany declares war on Russia

    Age 42

    On August 1, 1914, Germany declared war on Russia, sparking World War I. This would not be the last time Germany caused a world war. After the Allies defeated Germany, they signed the Treaty of Versailles.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Jewish Ahron, Abbe, Dov, Gilah, Mort, Myer.

    German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): habitational name from any of several places so named, from Middle High German vride ‘peace, security, protection’ + berg ‘mountain, hill’. The Jewish name is more often artificial, from German Friede ‘peace’ + berg ‘mountain, hill’.

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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