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A bismarck is one of several types of dessert pastry.
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It's many things.
  1. a famous German political family. Notably, the first chancellor of unified Germany, Otto von Bismarck, nicknamed the "Iron Chancellor". Some of his descendants are still involved in German politics.
  2. a German battleship from World War II, named after Otto von Bismarck. It was one of the largest battleships ever built, but was hunted down and sunk by the British Navy.
  3. in parts of the US and Canada, it's a kind of jelly donut
  4. an alcoholic drink made from a mix of dark beer and champagne, which Otto reportedly loved.
  5. the name of several cities, notably the capital of the US state of North Dakota. Most of these are also named after Otto.
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Who sank the Bismarck?

There is some doubt as to what sank the Bismarck. Some claim that a torpedo fired from the destroyer HMS Rodney delivered the fatal blow, while survivors of the sinking claim

What is the population of Bismarck?

Bismarck ND has an estimated 2015 population of 71,167.    (The metropolitan area including most of Burleigh County is  estimated at 129,517.)

Where is Bismarck?

Bismarck is the capital of North Dakota and is a sister city to mandan witch are both on the Missouri river.

Who fired Bismarck and why?

  Since 1878 there had been a law in Germany banning all socialist campaigning and organized activity by socialists; and it had been renewed at periodic intervals. It came

What was famous of Bismarck for?

It's famous because British writer Cecil S. Forester wrote a book about it in 1959, and the British made a film about it called "Sink the Bismarck" in 1960. Otherwise, it sank

What was the personality of Bismarck?

To some germans, bismarckwa the greatestand noblest of germany's statesmen. They say he almost singlehandedly unified the nation and rised it to greatness. To others he was no

What is the Hitory of Bismarck?

It scuttled itself on it's maiden voyage rather than letting the British navy take credit for sinking it. As verified by Dr. Ballard's expedition.

Was the Bismarck made?

Bismarck's keel was laid in 1936. She was completed and launched in 1939. Sunk in 1941.