The Nuttall Encyclopedia
Prussian statesman, born at Metschkau, Silesia; as Minister of Public Worship and Education he was instrumental in passing laws designed to diminish the influence of the clergy in State affairs; retired in 1879; b . 1827.
Wood, James, ed. Entry for 'Falk, Adalbert'. The Nuttall Encyclopedia. https://www.studylight.org/encyclopedias/eng/nut/f/falk-adalbert.html. Frederick Warne & Co Ltd. London. 1900.