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Who founded the German Empire in 1871?

Otto von Bismarck

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Keeping this in view, who proclaimed the German Empire in 1871?

Chancellor Bismarck

One may also ask, what was Germany before 1871? The official name of the German state in 1871 became Deutsches Reich, linking itself to the former Reich before 1806 and the rudimentary Reich of 1848/1849. After the forced abdication of the Emperor in 1918, and the republic was declared, Germany was informally called the Deutsche Republik.

Secondly, who founded Germany?

Otto von Bismarck

When did the German Empire end?

1918

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