Otto Edward Leopold Von Bismark

By Jakob Clayton

Facts

Vaters me ist Wilhelm Ferdinand Von Bismark

Mutters name ist Wilhelmine Menchen Bismark

Das Geburtsdatum ist der erste auf april, 1815

Das Sterbedatum ist der dreissig auf Juli, 1898

Der Geburtsort ist schoehausen, Prussia

Die Begraebnisstaette ist Friedrichstuh, Deutschland

Der Arbeit ist Ministerpraesident von Prussia

Der Alterfenosse ist Wilhem I





Accomplishments/ interesting information

Accomplishments

Otto von Bismarck unified the northern Germany states in the North German Confederation, after the Austro-Prussian wars. Bismarck also led the Prussians to victory against the Danish, winning back the Germanic lands of Schleswig-Holstein. Then he won the Franco-Prussian war, getting the Alsace- Lorraine, thereby uniting north and southern Germany.

Interesting Information

Otto Edward Leopold von Bismarck had 3 children named Maria, Herbert, and Wilhelm. During the reign of the Nazis, the largest German battleship was named after him.


Works Citied

by Jakob Clayton

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"Otto von Bismarck." Historic World Leaders. Gale, 1994. Biography in Context. Web. 12 Nov. 2013.


"Otto Eduard Leopold von Bismarck." Gale Biography in Context. Detroit: Gale, 2010. Biography in Context. Web. 14 Nov. 2013.


"Otto Von Bismarck." Wikipedia. Wikimedia Foundation, 13 Nov. 2013. Web. 14 Nov. 2013. <http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Otto_von_Bismarck>.