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How Did They Do What They Did?

Dictator Background Information- Do not forget to cite and paraphrase the
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Hitler

Mussolini

Stalin

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When Hitler was released from
prison he began on touchy topics by
then the german government was
extremely weak. He inspired a lot of
people with his messages and
speeches. Hitler was appointed
chancellor that had a german
government because the nazis won
33% of all votes.

His rise to power grew very rapidly he was
a leader of italy. He helped improved
their economy and stability. He gained his
power through public speaking. He
received support from landowners and the
urban little clause.

Link 2:
When Stalin was kicked
out of school he was then taking
part in labor demonstrations and
strikes. Stalin became an
underground political agitator. He
then joined the bolsheviks the
militant wing of the marxist social
democratic movement led by
Vladimir Lenin. In 1912 he
appointed Stalin to serve on the
first central committee of the
bolshevik party. Three years later
the bolsheviks seized power in
Russia. The Soviet Union was
founded in 1922 with Lenin as its
first leader. During these years
Stalin had continued to move up
the party ladder. In 1922 he
became secretary general of the
central committee of the
communist party. A role that
enabled him to appoint his ally to
government jobs and grow a base
of political support.After Lenin died
in 1924 stalin eventually
outmaneuvered his rivals and won
the power struggle for the control
of the communist party. By the late
1920’s he became dictator of the
Soviet Union.

Hitler

Mussolini

Stalin

He doubled the income of the
soldiers and their families. He
stabilized the economy and
currency. He lowered taxes. Helped
increase inflation.

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Hitler

Through militarism (link 3)

Mussolini

He organized farming and had
potential enemies executed or
forced to labor camps. He ruled by
terror. He executed thousands of
people. Had a man made famine
that killed million of citizens due to
the arrest of innocent citizens.

Stalin

Although many assassinations were
planned for hitler, he wasn’t killed
by another person. There were a
group of conspirators, that tried
killing him by bombing his territory.
Although he didn’t get injured, it
killed many of his men. He killed
himself on April 1945. He killed
himself becuase he was losing the
war.

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Hitler

In 1936 when he joined Hitler and
combined militaries also leading to the
start of world war two. (link 4)

x
x

Mussolini

Stalin

x x
x x

Link 2: Stalin launched a series
of five-year plans intended to
transform the Soviet Union from a
peasant society into an industrial
and military superpower through
his rule of terror. The forced
collectivization also led to
widespread famine across the
Soviet Union that killed millions.
Later Stalin and Hitler signed a
nonaggression pact, making him
an enemy. Stalin then proceeded
to annex parts of Poland and
Romania, as well as the Baltic
states of Estonia, Latvia and
Lithuania, and Finland.