Adolf Hitler was the leader of Nazi Germany from 1934 to 1945. He started World War II and oversaw policies that resulted in millions of deaths. 40 million people, including about 27 million in the Soviet Union, died because of him.
Adolf Hitler was the leader of Nazi Germany. Hitler also led the Nazi Party, the democratically elected party which ruled Germany at this time.
Hitler, at the outbreak of World War I, was living in Munich and as an Austrian citizen volunteered to serve in the Bavarian Army. His wartime experience reinforced his German patriotism and he was shocked by Germany's defeat in November 1918.
The stock market in the United States crashed on 24 October 1929. Millions of germans were thrown out of work and several major banks collapsed. Hitler and the Nazis prepared to take advantage of the emergency to gain support for their party. They promised to follow the Versailles Treaty, strengthen the economy, and provide jobs.
He became Chancellor of Germany in 1933. This appointment was allowed by the German constitution.
Eva Braun had agreed to share Adolf Hitler's fate. A local magistrate married them early on the morning of April 29, 1945.
Hilter was married to Eva Braun in April 29, 1945. This is their marriage certificate.
Hitler hated the Jews so he decided to punish them. This act was known as the Holocaust. Hitler put thousands of Jews into concentration camps, where they would be put in gas chambers, ovens, etc.
An infamous concentration camp was Auschwitz. Here the survivors have marks on their arms. They were treated VERY badly.
Hitler and Japan became allies during WW2.
Hitler and his wife committed suicide on April 30, 1945, because they knew that they had lost the war (just a theory).
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