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by Stefan Schwoon
Düsseldorf is the capital of North Rhine-Westphalia and has 568,000 inhabitants.
Kai A. Hamm, 23 June 2000
Red-white with the arms in banner [hanging flag] form. Source: flag from Staack 1997, arms from Stadler 1964-1971.
Stefan Schwoon, 24 February 2001
Colours from the arms. From Ralf Hartemink's International Civic Arms website:
The town got city rights in 1288 by Count Adolf von Berg. The seal used from that day showed a church,