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Copenhagen in Københavns Kommune, Region Hovedstaden, Denmark
 

J.C. Jacobsen

 
 
J.C. Jacobsen Marker image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, September 20, 2018
1. J.C. Jacobsen Marker
Inscription.  
I dette hus
fødtes 2. sept. 1811
J.C. Jacobsen
Carlsbergs grundlægger
Carlsbergfondets giver

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English translation:
J.C. Jacobsen, the founder of Carlsberg (the brewery) and donor to the Carlsberg Foundation, was born in this house on September 2, 1811.
 
Location. 55° 40.658′ N, 12° 34.49′ E. Marker is in Copenhagen, Region Hovedstaden, in Københavns Kommune. Marker is at the intersection of Knabrostræde and Brolæggerstræde, on the right when traveling north on Knabrostræde. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Knabrostræde 9, Copenhagen, Region Hovedstaden 1211, Denmark. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Carl and J.C. Jacobsen (a few steps from this marker); En historie for en omvej / A Story of a Detour (a few steps from this marker); Samvirkende Fagforbund / Cooperative Trade Union (within shouting distance of this marker); Han Christian Lumbye (about 120 meters away, measured in a direct line); Holger Danske Gruppe War Memorial

J.C. Jacobsen Marker - wide view image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, September 20, 2018
2. J.C. Jacobsen Marker - wide view
The marker is visible here above the doorway on the building across the street.
(about 180 meters away); Harald Høffding (about 180 meters away); Tomb of the Unknown Concentration Camp Prisoner (about 210 meters away); Johan Herman Wessel (approx. 0.3 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Copenhagen.
 
Also see . . .  J.C. Jacobsen. "Jacob Christian Jacobsen (2 September 1811 – 30 April 1887), mostly known as J. C. Jacobsen, was a Danish industrialist and philanthropist best known for founding the brewery Carlsberg." (Submitted on January 25, 2019.) 
 
Additional keywords. mindeplade
 
Categories. Industry & Commerce
 
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Credits. This page was last revised on January 25, 2019. This page originally submitted on January 25, 2019, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 63 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on January 25, 2019, by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California.
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