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|Land of the Federal Republic:||Tirol|
|political district:||Kitzbühel (KB)|
|surface:||58.02 km ²|
|geographical location:|| |
Coordinates: 47° 26 ' n. Break. 12° 24 ' o. L.47° 26 ' n. Break. 12° 24 ' o. L.
|Height:||762 m and. NN|
|inhabitant:||8.574 (census 2001)|
|postal zip code:||6370|
|preselection:||0 53 56|
|municipality code number:||7 04 11|
|municipal office:|| Hinterstadt 20|
|official Website:||Municipality Kitzbühel|
|mayor:||Dr. Klaus Winkler (ÖVP)|
|local council:|| 19 members: |
5 common Kitzbüheler list,
3 Kitzbüheler citizen list (KBL)
Table of contents
at the horn, Aschbachbichl, bath house settlement, Bichlach, Ecking, rockhit a corner, Griesenau, Griesenauweg, Gundhabing, Hagstein, house place, Henntal, Jodlfeld, cape, Mühlau, Obernau,Treasure mountain, Seereith, settlement peace, sun yard field, pilot roof, Stockerdörfl, Zephirau
Around the year 15 v. Chr. the Romans among emperors Augustus to over the alpine region spread, and established the province Noricum. After decaythe westRoman realm the area was settled around 800 by Bajuwaren, which rodeten the forests.
In 12. Century is the first mention of the name Chizbuhel in a Chiemseer document (the speech is there) from a “Marquard of Chizbuhel”, whereby Chizzo designates a Bavarian kinshipand Bühel the geographical location of the settlement on a hill. Hundred years later a source the Vogtei of the pin Bamberg in „Kicemgespuchel testifies “; in the city collection document of 1271 the place “Chizzingenspuehel” is called.
Kitzbühel came 1255 with the first Bavarian landing hurrying to Upper Bavaria, duke Ludwig II. Kitzbühel lent to 6. June 1271 the municipal law and the city was fastened with a militaryful wall. Since Kitzbühel was established however in the next centuries by its situation between passport Thurn and Chiemgau as handels and market place, constantly grew and from martialArguments remained spared, the walls on height of the first stick were cleared away, and to the cultivation by floor space used.
The marriage of Margarethe of Tirol with the Bavarian duke Ludwig the breaking citizen in the year 1342 united Kitzbühel temporarily with Tirol (certainly for his part by the marriage ceremonyup to the death of Ludwig a Bavarian Nebenland became), until the city was retired after the Schärdinger peace 1369 Bavaria. By the Bavarian landing hurrying Kufstein arrived at the land guardians line of the Wittelsbacher. During this time the mining industry in Kitzbühel became systematically in frontfloated and a comprehensive mountain right issue, which should become later for the entire Bavarian duchy of importance. To 30. June 1504 came Kitzbühel durably at Tirol, after itself emperors Maximilian as return for its Cologne arbitral award, which terminated the land guardian succession war, those before times land guardians Offices Kitzbühel, Kufstein and rat mountain had reserved. Interestingly enough applied however in the three places specified in 19. Century further the Landrecht of Ludwig of Bavaria, so that these cities took a legal privileged position within animal oil.
the wars 18. and 19. Century passed at the city, although itself also Kitzbühler to the animal oilerLiberation struggles took part. Kitzbühel arrived again at Bavaria as an emperor Franz II. in peacetime of press castle Tirol at Bavaria retired, after which fall Napoleon became it on the Viennese congress again united with Austria.
When emperor Franz Joseph finally arranged verworrenen condition conditions, and after completionthe Salzburg animal oiler course in the year 1875 the city experienced an upswing in economics and industry. Likewise Kitzbühel had to remain exempted from the war happening the luck in the First and second World War.
the dance cafe Reisch 1928 were built by the architect Lois Welzenbacher, also thatPhysician house Plahl comes from this architect of the animal oilers modern trend. Further architecturally valuable buildings are the mountain buildings of Alfons forest and Clemens wood master at the Hahnenkamm. From max Weiler originates a Fresko in the hauptschule Kitzbühel, from the year 1951.
Noteworthy is also the 3S-Bahn,the wire ropeway with the highest Bodenabstand (400 meters) of all aerial ropeways of the world.
sons and daughters of the city
- Peter Aufschnaiter (1899-1973), mountain climber and Kartograf
- Ernst Hinterseer (1932), ski running runner
- Anton Sailer (1935), ski legend
- Christl Haas (1943-2001), Skirennläuferin
- Hansi Hinterseer (1954), ski running runner and singer
- Klaus Sulzenbacher (1965), Nordi Kombinierer
- Alfons forest (1891-1958), Expressionisti painter
Kitzbühel is considered as one of the most important winter sports centers in Austria at the foot of the Hahnenkammes (1712 m) and the Kitzbüheler of horn (1996 m). Together with the ski runways and elevatorsin the neighbouring Kirchberg in Tirol, yoke mountain and at the passport Thurn exhibits Kitzbühel one of the largest coherent skiing areas of Austria.
148 runway kilometers stand for the holiday-makers in Kitzbühel for order, in addition come for the long runners 40 Loipen km in the local skiing area. In the summer there are 120 kmwith the Mountainbike and 500 km with the moving shoes to erkundschaften. The further attractions are the six tennis and four golf courses, the Kitzbüheler swimming pool as well as the black lake.
The cock comb running (departure run on touch, slalom at the goose learning slope, super G on touch) lures annually80.000 - 100,000 visitors on and means for the region approx. 30 millions euro creation of value. In the year 2005 700 medium representatives from 35 nations reported of a running.(Numbers: The press of 21.01.2005, “Kitz ready for Riesenspektakel”)
in Kitzbühel flows those Brixental road B170 von Wörgl coming into the passport Thurn road B161 von Mittersill to pc. Johann in Tirol. Kitzbühel main station, Kitzbühel Hahnenkamm and Kitzbühel black lake are stops at the Salzburg animal oiler course.
partnerships between cities
with the cities Greenwich maintains partnerships between cities
- Kitzbühel in the United States, since 1961
- Yamagata in Japan, since 1963
- Sun Valley in the United States, since 1967
- Sterzing in Italy, since 1971
- Rueil Malmaison in France, since 1979
- bath Soden at the Taunus in Germany, since 1984
Ingolstadt and Land hat are historical sister cities Kitzbühels, to which like Kitzbühel the municipal law was lent of Munich. Further historical sister cities from the year 1393 are Kufstein and rat mountain.
- Gertrud Hess Haberlandt: Farmer life. A Volkskunde of the Kitzbüheler of area. Haymon, Innsbruck 1988; ISBN 385218035X
- Kitzbüheler skiClub (Hrsg.):Hahnenkamm. Chronicle of a myth. Knowledge Media, Gütersloh Munich 2003
- Emil Arnim Pfeifer: Kitzbühel. Sun and powder snow. Association „old persons of Kitze - old Kids “, Kitzbühel 1992
- Wido Sieberer (Hrsg.): Kitzbühels way in 20. Century. Savings bank Kitzbühel, Kitzbühel 1999
- Wido Sieberer: City leader Kitzbühel, 2006; ISBN 3702227008
- Wolfgang Straub: Kitzbühel. With photos of Franz Trumler. Brandstätter publishing house, Vienna 2005; ISBN 3854984251
- Eduard Widmoser (Hrsg.): City book Kitzbühel. Municipality Kitzbühel, Kitzbühel 1967-1971
Web on the left of
Aurach with Kitzbühel | Brixen in the Thale | Fieberbrunn | Going at the wild emperor | High felt | Hopfgarten in the Brixental | Itter | Yoke mountain | Kirchberg in Tirol | Kirchdorf in Tirol | Kitzbühel | Kössen | Upper village in Tirol | Reith with Kitzbühel | Schwendt | Sank the Jakobs in house | Sank Johann inTirol | Pc. Ulrich at the Pillersee | Waidring | West village