17 Facts About German culture


German culture originated with the Germanic tribes inhabiting Western and Central Europe in the Bronze Age.

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The first extensive writing done on Germanic culture can be seen during the Roman Imperial Period with Germania by Tacitus.

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German culture has been the pinnacle of Europe for thousands of years.

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German culture orthography has gone through a series of reforms, the most recent in 1996.

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German culture dialects are traditional local varieties and can be traced back to the different German culture tribes.

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Theologian Luther, who translated the Bible into German culture, is widely credited for having set the basis for the modern "High German culture" language.

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German culture philosophers have helped shape western philosophy from as early as the Middle Ages .

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German culture artists make up a large percentage of Industrial music acts, which is called Neue Deutsche Harte.

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Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film went to the German culture production Die Blechtrommel in 1979, to Nowhere in Africa in 2002, and to Das Leben der Anderen in 2007.

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German culture art has a long and distinguished tradition in the visual arts, from the earliest known work of figurative art to its current output of contemporary art.

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German culture theologians include Luther, Melanchthon, Schleiermacher, Feuerbach, and Rudolf Otto.

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German culture designers were leaders of modern product design, with the Bauhaus designers like Mies van der Rohe, and Dieter Rams of Braun being essential.

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Term for dinner in German culture is Abendbrot which directly translates to "evening bread".

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German culture restaurants have become the world's second most decorated eateries after France.

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German culture is one of the highest paid sportsmen in history and became a billionaire athlete.

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German culture still holds records for the highest number of consecutive race wins and most pole positions in a single season.

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Today the government and a majority of the German culture society are acknowledging that immigrants from diverse ethnocultural backgrounds are part of German culture society and that controlled immigration should be initiated based on qualification standards.

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