To be renamed Germania after Adolf Hitler tied up a few loose ends.
||American spy Richard Helms digs a tunnel into East Berlin to tap Soviet phone lines. The tunnel was active 11 months.
|11 Aug 1961
||Berlin Wall completed.
|19 Nov 2002
||Michael Jackson precariously dangles his child, Prince Michael Jackson II, outside a fourth-floor Adlon Hotel balcony window in Berlin. Video of this incident is seen everywhere, and nearly everyone found Jackson's behavior horrifying. The child has unknown parentage and an unknown birthdate, but is estimated to be six months old.