A city of southwest Germany west-northwest of Stuttgart. Chartered c. 1195, it has a noted jewelry and watchmaking industry.
City in SW Germany, northwest of Stuttgart, in the state of Baden-Württemberg.
Pforzheim Sentence Examples
He there entered the service of Henry IL, and had undertaken a campaign to regain his lands when he died at Pforzheim on the 8th of January 1557.
The father of Hebrew study among Christians was the humanist Johann Reuchlin (1455-1522), the author of the Rudimenta Hebraica (Pforzheim, 1506), whose contest with the converted Jew Pfefferkorn and the Cologne obscurantists, established the claim of the new study to recognition by the Church.
Pellicanus became priest in 1501 and continued to serve his order at Ruffach, Pforzheim, and Basel till 1526.