Bennigsen is a village near
Springe in the district of Hanover in
Lower Saxony, Germany. Since 1974 it has been administered by the
municipality of Springe.
Hanover–Altenbeken railway runs through the village with the
local railstation being served by the S5 line of the Hanover S-Bahn
network. Former Premier Baseball League team
Bennigsen Beavers is
based there. Famous people of
Bennigsen include 19th century national
liberal politician Rudolf von Bennigsen, a member of the eponymous
noble family. In 2016, Voice of
Germany winner Jamie-Lee Kriewitz
Bennigsen was selected to represent
Germany at the Eurovision
^ Hans Herzfeld (1955). "Bennigsen, Karl Wilhelm Rudolf von". Neue
Deutsche Biographie (in German). 2 (Behaim–Bürkel).
^ "Jamie-Lee singt für Deutschland". Neue Presse (in German). 25
February 2016. Retrieved 25 February 2016.
Official website (in German)