Bismarck, Prince Otto (Eduard Leopold) von 1815-98; Prus. chancellor of the German Empire (1871-90), which he unified: called the Iron Chancellor
capital of N.Dak., on the Missouri River: pop. 56,000
Origin of Bismarckafter Prince Otto (Eduard Leopold) von Bismarck, in recognition of financial aid to the local railroad by German investors
The capital of North Dakota, in the south-central part of the state on hills overlooking the Missouri River. It was originally a camp for laborers building the Northern Pacific Railroad.
Named for the German statesman Otto von Bismarck.