Tannheim

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This article is about the town in Germany. For the town in Tyrol, see Tannheim, Austria.
Tannheim (Württemberg)
Coat of arms of Tannheim (Württemberg)
Coat of arms
Tannheim (Württemberg)  is located in Germany
Tannheim (Württemberg)
Tannheim (Württemberg)
Coordinates: 48°0′N 10°5′E / 48.000°N 10.083°E / 48.000; 10.083Coordinates: 48°0′N 10°5′E / 48.000°N 10.083°E / 48.000; 10.083
Country Germany
State Baden-Württemberg
Admin. region Tübingen
District Biberach
Government
 • Mayor Thomas Maximilian Wonhas
Area
 • Total 27.68 km2 (10.69 sq mi)
Elevation 585 m (1,919 ft)
Population (2015-12-31)[1]
 • Total 2,442
 • Density 88/km2 (230/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 88459
Dialling codes 08395
Vehicle registration BC
Website www.gemeinde-tannheim.de

Tannheim (Württemberg) is a municipality in the district of Biberach, Baden-Württemberg, Germany.

Geography[edit]

It is located in upper Swabia at the river Iller which forms the border to Bavaria.

Sights[edit]

Church of St. Martin, 1700-1702

Entertainment and culture[edit]

Tannheim was from 1993 till 2013 the home of the annual Tannkosh airshow.

Notable citizens[edit]

  • Norbert Kiechle (1885–1966), former Landrat
  • Richard Ferdinand Maximilian Ignatius Joseph Valentin Hubertus Maria Graf von Schaesberg-Tannheim (1884–1953); Winner of an Olympic silver medal, 1912; Nobel- and Businessman
  • Josef Dreier (*1931), Politician, Former secretary of state, Baden-Württemberg
  • Matthias Dolderer (*1970), German pilot and Red Bull Air Race Champion 2016
  • Ralph Brunner (*1971), Winner of Paralympic medals, 2000

References[edit]

External links[edit]

Alter Pfarrhof (2007)