ADOLF HITLER

(1889 – 1945)

By Sudoman

The Singular And Incalculable Power Of Personality In History

CONTENTS
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ChildHood And Heritage Hitler In World War 1 Entry In To Politics Mein Campf Rise to Power Appointed As Chancellor How Hitler Turned The Chancellorship to Dictatorship The Reichstag Fire The Enabling Act Hindenburgs Death And Oath Of Loyality To Hitler Hitler In World War 2 Path to defeat And Death References

CHILDHOOD AND HERITAGE
• Born in Austria in 1889, April 20 • His father, Alois Hitler, Hitler (1837–1903, a customs official • His mother, Klara (1860– 1907) • Poor student • Moves to Vienna to be an artist (1907) • Failed to gain admission to art school

HITLER IN WORLD WAR 1

Volunteered to join German Army He was decorated for bravery and nearly lost his life on more than one occasion Was devastated by Germany’s defeat; Blamed socialists and Jews for this loss.

ENTRY IN TO POLITICS
• Appointed as a police spy to infiltrate German Workers Party. • Got invitation to join in the party • Oratory , Elected as chairman of the party • Hitler was arrested and sentenced to prison for five years in Landsburg

MEIN KAMPF

“Mein Kampf ” written by Hitler is translated to “My Struggle”, and was originally called “Four years of Struggle against lies, stupidity, and cowardice.” It outlined his political philosophy that Germans (Aryans) were superior to all other races

MEIN KAMPF
• Every manifestation of human culture, every product of art, science and technical skill, which we see before our eyes today, is almost exclusively the product of Aryan creative power • Hitler also alleged that Jews were responsible for losing WWI. • He believed that Jews were involved with Communists in conspiracy to take over the world.

RISE TO POWER
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Great depression The rise in unemploymen t Run against Hinden Burg, the aging president “Hitler Over Germany” Established as a realistic alternative

How did Hitler turn the Chancellorship into a dictatorship by 1934?
HITLER BECAME CHANCELLOR THE REICHSTAG FIRE THE ENABLING ACT

OATH OF LOYALTY TO HITLER

DEATH OF PRESIDENT HINDEN BURG

APPOINTED AS CHANCELLOR
• Elections were called on july,1932 • Nazis achieved their biggest success, 230 seats • Hitler demanded for chancellorship • The president reluctantly appointed Hitler as chancellor

THE REICHSTAG FIRE
• Hitler persuaded president to dissolve the Reichstag • Elections were announced,1933 • Reichstag building set to fire and reichstag fire decree is raised • Reichstag decree suppressed the basic rights

THE ENABLING ACT

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Hitler confronted to pass “Enabling Act” which vested the cabinet legislative powers for a period of four years Centre Party supported this act in Reichstag Hitlers government become supreme power

March 1933 HITLER CAN RULE ALONE FOR FOUR YEARS. THERE IS NO NEED TO CONSULT THE REICHSTAG.

HINDENBURGS DEATH AND OATH OF LOYALITY TO HITLER
• HINDENBURG DIED ON 2nd AUGUST,1934 • PRESIDENCY DORMANT law was passed by the cabinet • Hitler was addressed as DERFUHRER • Hitler took over the post of commander-in-chief • The soldiers took an oath that thery are liable not to the state or constitution but to Hitler only

Every soldier swore a personal oath of loyalty to ADOLF HITLER.

WORLD WAR-2 AND EARLY TRIUMPHS OF HITLER

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The Global Economic Deppression affected almost all countries Hitler exploited this situation Britain and France tried to appease with him Hitler attacked countries like Poland, Denmark, Norway,Belgium and Netherlands

PATH TO DEFEAT
• Hitler attacked soviet union • German airforce started bombing in Britain heavily • Hitler declared war against U.S • The three allied countries turned against germany • Germany’s military and economic position deteriorated • Hitler realized his failure • On 30th april ,1945 Hitler committed suicide

THE END OF GREAT DICTATOR

REFERENCES

• www.wikipedia.com • www.thehistoryplace.com

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