Tag Archives: Essen

Mark Warnecke

Mark Warnecke is SwimDoc

Mark Warnecke (born 15 February 1970 in Bochum, North Rhine-Westphalia) is a German former breaststroke swimmer who, at age 35, won the world title in the 50 m breaststroke at the 2005 World Aquatics Championships in Montreal. That made him the oldest swimming world champion since 1971. He started for the German swimming club SG Essen.

After his “Abitur” he studied economical informatics and after a stay in hospital he got more interested in medicine and worked in traumatic surgery after his studies in Bochum University Hospital. Continue reading Mark Warnecke

Carsten Fischer

Carsten Fischer is OlympicDoc and HockeyDoc

Carsten (“Calle”) Fischer (born August 29, 1961) is a former field hockey player from West Germany, who competed at four Summer Olympics for his native country. He won the golden medal with his team at the 1992 Summer Olympics in Barcelona, after securing silver at the two previous Olympics in Los Angeles (1984) and Seoul (1988). At his fourth Olympic games, in Atlanta (1996), he came fourth. Continue reading Carsten Fischer

Frank Rawer

Frank Rawer is ArtDoc, PhotoDoc and more

„… he has, as a self educated artist, not only attained a surprising detail and perfection in his craftsmanship but has also developed an unmistakable individual style with his inventiveness and personal statement. Frank Rawer works with the widest range of materials: wood and plaster, marble from Carrara and feathers, gold and sheet metal, rare timbers and discoveries from nature, canvas and paper. His works are not merely a montage of selected pieces but rather involve the inherent quality of each individual piece. Continue reading Frank Rawer

Heinz-Horst Deichmann

Heinz-Horst Deichmann was ShoeDoc and CharityDoc,  PriestDoc and more

Heinz-Horst Deichmann (* 30. September 1926 in Essen; † 2. Oktober 2014 Essen) was a German entrepreneur who founded the biggest Shoe shop chain of Europe. He was well known for his social engagement and received several prizes for this. He also studied theology.
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