It was named Radasbona under the Celts, and was taken over as a Roman fort in 90 AD. Largely due to its castle, it was a prominent German city during the Middle Ages.
Today, Regensburg is known for its medieval history, its castle and Roman ruins, its riverfront district, and typically German, colorful houses.
People Born in Regensburg
Regensburg in People's Lives
Viktoria Tolstoy: I performed a concert here in 2014, with Jacob Karlzon.