How long did the Berlin Wall divide the city?

Answer The Berlin Wall separated East and West Berlin for 38 years. Construction of the wall, which completely encircled West Berlin, began in 1961. The Berlin Wall fell in 1989, amidst widespread protest... Read More »

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When was the Berlin Blockade?

The Berlin Blockade began June 24, 1948, when Soviet forces blocked all land access to West Berlin, an Allied-controlled area located 100 miles inside the Soviet-controlled sector of occupied Germa... Read More »

When was the city of Berlin founded?

Although the exact date of establishment of Berlin, Germany, is unknown; it is first mentioned in history in 1244. It is speculated that the city was established in the early 13th century along wi... Read More »

Will my TV fall off the wall?

The problem is the fixing of the bracket to the wall.Modern houses use plasterboard covered wooden framed walls as interior walls. The plasterboard (Drylining as they call it now) has no strength, ... Read More »

When was the treaty in the Berlin Conference signed?

The Berlin Conference produced a treaty called the General Act of the Berlin Conference. The act was ratified on Feb. 26, 1885, resulting in the carving up of Africa into its modern borders for the... Read More »