Home of Walther Rathenau

District: Charlottenburg-Wilmersdorf
Address before 1945: Koenigsallee 65
Address today: Koenigsallee 65, 14193 Berlin

The Jewish politician, industrialist and philosopher Walther Rathenau lived here since 1911. The building in Koenigsalle 65 was designed by himself and can be seen until today. Here he wrote many of his publications with philosophical, political and economic content. Rathenau in these days German minister of foreign affairs was assasinated on June 24th 1922 by the anti-semitic "Organisation Consul" at Koenigsallee, corner to Erdener Straße.

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