Timeline of Rostock


The following is a timeline of the history of the city of Rostock, Germany.

Prior to 18th century


18th-19th centuries


  • 1702 - Ducal palace built.[1]
  • 1712 - Rostock "taken by the Swedes."[1]
  • 1726 - Rostocker Rathaus [de] (town hall) expanded.
  • 1786 - Theatre built.[6]
  • 1788 - Municipal constitution effected.[1]
  • 1846 - Rostocker Zeitung [de] (newspaper) in publication.[7]
  • 1880 - Population: 36,967.[8]
  • 1883 - Vereins für Rostocks Altertümer (history society) founded.[9]
  • 1890 - Neptun shipyard in business.[3]
  • 1893 - Ständehaus [de] (estates hall) built.[1]
  • 1895 - Rostocker Stadttheater (1895–1942) [de] (theatre) opens
  • 1897 - Rostocker Stadt- und Theaterorchester founded (now Norddeutsche Philharmonie Rostock)

20th century


21st century


  • 2003 - National Bundesgartenschau (garden show) held in Rostock.[3]
  • 2005 - Roland Methling [de] becomes mayor.
  • 2010 - Population: 202,735.(de)

See also


References


  1. Britannica 1910.
  2. "Geschichte Rostocks" [Rostock History]. Rathaus.rostock.de (in German). Hansestadt Rostock. Retrieved 16 November 2016.
  3. "Stadt & Politik: Geschichte: Chronik" [City History: Chronology]. Rathaus.rostock.de (in German). Hansestadt Rostock. Retrieved 16 November 2016.
  4. Philippe Dollinger (1999) [1970]. The German Hansa. Routledge. ISBN 978-0-415-19073-2.
  5. Gerhard Dohrn-van Rossum (1996). History of the Hour: Clocks and Modern Temporal Orders. University of Chicago Press. p. 392. ISBN 978-0-226-15510-4.
  6. Schacht 1908.
  7. "Zeitungsinformationssystem ZEFYS" [Newspaper Information System] (in German). Berlin State Library. Retrieved 16 November 2016.
  8. "Germany: Mecklenburg-Schwerin". Statesman's Year-Book. London: Macmillan and Co. 1885 via Hathi Trust.
  9. Krause 1996.
  10. "Germany". Statesman's Year-Book. London: Macmillan and Co. 1921 via HathiTrust.
  11. Vernon N. Kisling, ed. (2000). "Zoological Gardens of Germany (chronological list)". Zoo and Aquarium History. USA: CRC Press. p. 372. ISBN 978-1-4200-3924-5.
  12. "Verein für Rostocker Geschichte" (in German). Retrieved 16 November 2016.

This article incorporates information from the German Wikipedia.

Bibliography


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