Gehrden is a town in the Hanover (district), district of Hanover, in Lower Saxony, Germany. It is situated approximately southwest of Hanover.

Notable people

* Werner von Siemens (1816-1892), inventor, founder of electrical engineering and industrialist * Carl Wilhelm Siemens (1823-1883), industrialist * Werner Lueg (1931-2014), athlete, Olympic champion 1952 * Hans-Joachim Frey (born 1965), theater director * Maria Schrader (born 1965), actress and director * Tim Pritlove (born 1967), eventmanager, media artist and member of Chaos Computer Club * Wolfgang Kreißig (born 1970), high jumper * Grischa Niermann (born 1975), racing cyclist * Marc Bator (born 1972), newsreader at the Tagesschau (Germany), Tagesschau 2000–2013, since then at Sat.1 * Christian Pampel (born 1979), volleyball national player * Carolina Bartczak (born 1980), actress * Nils Pfingsten-Reddig (born 1982), soccer player * Kristin Demann (born 1993), soccer player


Towns in Lower Saxony Hanover Region {{Hanover-geo-stub