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|Founded||1 October 1949|
|Regional affiliation||FIBA Europe|
The predecessor of the German Basketball Federation, called the "Society for the Promotion of Basketball", was founded in 1947. The German Basketball Federation itself was then was founded on 1 October 1949, in Düsseldorf, Germany. Siegfried Reiner was the German Basketball Federation's first chairman.
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The German Basketball Federation games will stream on Bleacher Report Live in the United States.
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