Today in World History

December 22, 2017 Joshua Samuel

On December 22, 1989, exactly 28 years ago today, Berlin’s famous Brandenburg Gate reopened after nearly 30 years, symbolically ending the division of East and West Germany. The Brandenburg Gate according to Wikipedia is an 18th-century neoclassical monument in Berlin, built on the orders of Prussian king Frederick William II after the (temporarily) successful restoration of order {Read More..}