This Day In Berlin Brigade History – 3 Sept 1971

The Four Power Agreement over Berlin is reached. It charges the governments of West Berlin and the GDR with negotiating an accord that would regulate access to and from West Berlin from the FRG and secure the right of West Berliners to visit East Berlin and the GDR.   Save

This Day In Berlin Brigade History – 1 Sept 1981

Former Spandau Prisoner and ex-Minister of Armaments and Production for Nazi Germany, Albert Speer, dies while on a visit to London, England. After being convicted by War Crimes Tribunal in Nuremberg, Speer is released from Spandau Prison in 1966 after serving his entire 20-year sentence as his punishment for his conviction.   Save Save

This Day In Berlin Brigade History – 1 Sept 1975

Pan Am Airlines and British Airways start flying in and out of Berlin exclusively at Tegel Airport. Prior to the completed expansion at Tegel both air services had used Tempelhof Airport. Save

This Day In Berlin Brigade History – September 1958

In one of the few joint projects to take place during the Cold War, the restoration of Brandenburg Gate, badly damaged during the war, is concluded when the quadriga (restored in West Berlin) is returned to the top of this historic monument (located in East Berlin). —-> Exact Date Not Available <—- Save

This Day In Berlin Brigade History – 30 AUG 78

A Polish civilian aircraft on a scheduled flight from Gdansk, Poland, to Schoenefeld Airport in East Berlin, was diverted and forced to land at Tempelhof Airport in the United States sector of West Berlin. Save Save Save

This Day In Berlin Brigade History – 28 AUG 59

U.S. President Dwight Eisenhower visit Bonn Germany and in a speech to the German People he declares, “that American people stand by their side for a free Berlin”.   Save Save Save Save