For other uses, see Baden (disambiguation).
Territory of Baden 1806-1945.

Baden is a historical German territory. Together with Württemberg and the former Prussian province of Hohenzollern, two other historical territories, it currently forms the Federal State of Baden-Württemberg.[1]


Following the dissolution of the old Duchy of Swabia, Baden underwent a history which can be summarized as follows:

After World War II this territory was subdivided between Württemberg-Baden and Baden. Finally, the state of Baden-Württemberg was formed a few years later.

See also



  1. Schulte-Peevers, Andrea; Gray, Jeremy; Haywood, Anthony; Johnstone, Sarah; Robinson, Daniel (2007). Baden-Württemberg. Germany. Lonely Planet. ISBN 978-1-74059-988-7. Retrieved 6 March 2001.

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