Goethe voted greatest German in poll

German poet, playwright and scientist beats Einstein in poll
J. H. W. Tishbein, 'Goethe in the Roman Campagna' (1787)
The Independent reports: 'German poet, playwright and scientist Johann Wolfgang von Goethe has been voted the greatest German of all time in a new poll, beating runners-up chancellor Konrad Adenauer and physicist Albert Einstein.' [Read More]

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