- a city in W Germany, in the lower Ruhr valley.
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The Oberhausen aquarium erected a memorial of the psychic octopus with a golden urn containing his ashes.The Amazing Tale of Paul the Psychic Octopus: Germany’s World Cup Soothsayer
July 12, 2014
Would Paul from Oberhausen really pick against the Mannschaft in the semis?
Paul, from Oberhausen, Germany, is a uniquely gifted octopus.
On the outskirts of the village of Oberhausen in South Wirtemberg stands a deserted house.A German Pompadour
This led him to volunteer again, and he was killed in action at Oberhausen, near Donauwrth, on the 27th of June 1800.
- an industrial city in W Germany, in North Rhine-Westphalia on the Rhine-Herne Canal: site of the first ironworks in the Ruhr. Pop: 220 033 (2003 est)