Opinion Poll, Berliner Illustrierte Zeitung, 1899

  1. Who is the greatest statesman of the century?
  2. Who is the greatest military commander of the century?
  3. Whom would you name the greatest hero of the century?
  4. Who was the most significant woman of the century?
  5. Who is the greatest inventor...?
  6. Which is the most useful invention/discovery?
  7. The greatest historical event...?
  8. The most important battle?
  9. The greatest deed of civilization?
  10. What was the happiest period of time in this century?
  11. The unhappiest period?
  12. Who were the two greatest Berliners?

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