Today in History
1917: UFA Established  
General field marshal Hindenburg and General Ludendorff established the Universe Film AG to produce German propaganda in the First World War. The Deutsche Bank invested 25 million marks in the project, various film companies were bought up with the money and the new company was lovingly called “UFA”. The first studio was set up in Tempelhof in West Berlin.

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1913: Willy Brandt
1901: Opening of the Pergamon Museum
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Never before have so many people been on the move, migrating in search of jobs and security. Large numbers are coming to Europe, but the majority are on the move elsewhere. DW looks at three examples.
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Which famous museum in Germany’s capital Berlin opened its doors on 18 December 1901?
  a. The Pergamon Museum
  b. The Walraff Museum
  c. The Deutsches Historisches Museum