Adolf Hitler's medical health
Adolf Hitler ([ˈadɔlf ˈhɪtlɐ]; 20 April 1889 – 30 April 1945) was an Austrian-born German politician who was the leader of the Nazi Party (German: Nationalsozialistische Deutsche Arbeiterpart...
Adolf Hitler's medical health - Wikipedia
Austria Seizing Hitler's Birthplace To Prevent Nazi Pilgrimage Site
Austria's government moved on Tuesday to seize the house where Adolf Hitler was born to prevent it becoming a site of pilgrimage for neo-Nazis, and the country's Interior Minister said he wanted to te...
History - Adolf Eichmann Kidnapping In Argentina
Richard Cavendish describes how Adolf Eichmann was captured in Argentina on May 11th, 1960. It was Eichmann who inspired Hannah Arendt's phrase ‘the banality of evil’. A career civil servant in Nazi G...
The symbol of the Swastika and its 12,000-year-old history
The swastika is a symbol used by of one of the most hated men on Earth, a symbol that represents the slaughter of millions of people and one of the most destructive wars on Earth. But Adolf Hitler wa...
Heirs of Jewish art dealers sue Germany over art haul sold in Nazi era
The heirs call for the return of the so-called Welfenschatz, or Guelph Treasure - which they claim their ancestors sold under Nazi pressure
Hitler’s Killer Women
The history of female killers—Hitler’s furies—during the Third Reich has been suppressed, overlooked, and under-researched. A new book pulls back the veil on the widespread involvement of women in the...
Military career of Adolf Hitler
The military career of Adolf Hitler can be divided into two distinct portions of Adolf Hitler's life. Mainly, the period during World War I when Hitler served as a Gefreiter (lance corporal) in the B...
Military career of Adolf Hitler - Wikipedia
Adolf Hitler's political views
Historians and biographers note some difficulty in identifying Adolf Hitler's political views. His writings and methods were often adapted to need and circumstance, although there were some steady the...
Adolf Hitler's political views - Wikipedia
Beer Hall Putsch
The Beer Hall Putsch, also known as the Munich Putsch, and, in German, as the Hitlerputsch or Hitler-Ludendorff-Putsch, was a failed coup attempt by the Nazi Party leader Adolf Hitler — along with Ge...
Beer Hall Putsch - Wikipedia
Adolf Hitler's rise to power
Adolf Hitler's rise to power began in Germany in September 1919 when Hitler joined the political party known as the Deutsche Arbeiterpartei – DAP (German Workers' Party); the name was changed in ...
Adolf Hitler's rise to power - Wikipedia
Nazi Germany
Nazi Germany and the Third Reich are common names for the German Reich from 1933 to 1945, when it was a dictatorship under the control of Adolf Hitler and the Nazi Party (NSDAP). Under Hitler...
Axis powers
The Axis powers (German: Achsenmächte, Japanese: 枢軸国 Sūjikukoku, Italian: Potenze dell'Asse), also known as the Axis, were the nations that fought in the Second World War against the Allie...
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Tripartite Pact
The Tripartite Pact, also known as the Berlin Pact, was an agreement between Germany, Italy and Japan signed in Berlin on 27 September 1940 by, respectively, Adolf Hitler, Galeazzo Ciano and Saburō Ku...
Tripartite Pact - Wikipedia
German re-armament
The German rearmament (Aufrüstung, [ˈaʊ̯fˌʀʏstʊŋ]) was an era of rearmament in Germany during the interwar period (1918-1939), in violation of the Treaty of Versailles. It began as soon as the treaty ...
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The Holocaust
The Holocaust (from the Greek ὁλόκαυστος holókaustos: hólos, "whole" and kaustós, "burnt"), also known as the Shoah (Hebrew: השואה, HaShoah, "the catastrophe"), was a genocide in which approximately ...
The Holocaust - Wikipedia
German-Japanese relations
German–Japanese relations were established in 1860 with the first ambassadorial visit to Japan from Prussia (which predated the formation of the German Empire in 1871). Japan modernized rapidly after ...
German-Japanese relations - Wikipedia
Death of Adolf Hitler
Adolf Hitler killed himself by gunshot on 30 April 1945 in his Führerbunker in Berlin. His wife Eva (née Braun) committed suicide with him by taking cyanide. That afternoon, in accordance with Hitler'...
Death of Adolf Hitler - Wikipedia
Consequences of German Nazism
Nazism and the acts of the Nazi German state profoundly affected many countries, communities and peoples before, during and after World War II. While the attempt of Germany to exterminate several nati...
Consequences of German Nazism - Wikipedia
Neo-Nazism
Neo-Nazism consists of post-World War II social or political movements seeking to revive the far-right-wing tenets of Nazism. The term neo-Nazism can also refer to the ideology of these movements.Neo-...
Neo-Nazism - Wikipedia
Adolf Hitler's religious views
Adolf Hitler was raised by an increasingly anti-clerical father and devout Catholic mother. Baptized as an infant and confirmed at the age of fifteen, he ceased attending Mass and participating in the...
Adolf Hitler's religious views - Wikipedia
Hitler family
The Hitler family comprises the relatives and ancestors of Adolf Hitler (20 April 1889 – 30 April 1945), an Austrian-born German politician and the leader of the National Socialist German Workers...
Hitler family - Wikipedia
Sexuality of Adolf Hitler
The sexuality of Adolf Hitler has long been a matter of historical and scholarly debate. There is evidence that he had romantic encounters with a number of women during his lifetime, as well as eviden...
Anschluss
The Anschluss ([ˈʔanʃlʊs], German: Annexation or Connection) was the annexation of Austria by Nazi Germany in March 1938. At the time of the event, and until the German orthography reform of 1996,...
Anschluss - Wikipedia
Austria Seizing Hitler's Birthplace To Prevent Nazi Pilgrimage Site
Austria's government moved on Tuesday to seize the house where Adolf Hitler was born to prevent it becoming a site of pilgrimage for neo-Nazis, and the country's Interior Minister said he wanted to te...
Heer (1935-1945)
The German Army (German: Heer, [ˈheːɐ̯]) was the land forces component of the Wehrmacht, the regular German armed forces, from 1935 until it was demobilized and finally dissolved in August 1946. T...
Heer (1935-1945) - Wikipedia
History - Adolf Eichmann Kidnapping In Argentina
Richard Cavendish describes how Adolf Eichmann was captured in Argentina on May 11th, 1960. It was Eichmann who inspired Hannah Arendt's phrase ‘the banality of evil’. A career civil servant in Nazi G...
Phoney War
The Phoney War was a phase early in World War II that was marked by a lack of major military operations by the Western Allies (the United Kingdom and France) against the German Reich. The phase covere...
Phoney War - Wikipedia
Transport of concentration camp inmates to Tyrol
In late April 1945, close to the end of the Second World War in Europe, the government of Nazi Germany ordered that a number of high-profile prisoners should be moved to Alpine Fortress, away from the...
Transport of concentration camp inmates to Tyrol - Wikipedia
Racial policy of Nazi Germany
The racial policy of Nazi Germany was a set of policies and laws implemented by Nazi Germany, asserting the superiority of the "Aryan race", and based on a specific racist doctrine which claimed scien...
Racial policy of Nazi Germany - Wikipedia
Schutzstaffel
The Schutzstaffel ([ˈʃʊtsˌʃtafəl], translated to Protection Squadron or defence corps, abbreviated SS—or with stylized "Armanen" sig runes) was a major paramilitary organization under Adolf Hitler an...
Schutzstaffel - Wikipedia