Adolf Hitler

Hitler was born in Austria in 1889. Before World War One he develops his hatred of Jews and Communists. Hitler joins the German army during World War One. After the war he joins the German Workers Party as a government spy. He soon become leader of the party and begins to develop the Nazis. In 1923 he organises the failed Munich Putsch. While in jail he writes ‘Mein Kampf’. The Nazis grow after the Wall Street Crash in 1929. In 1933 he is made Chancellor of Germany. Over the next few years Hitler establishes a fascist dictatorship in Germany. He is called ‘Fuhrer’. In 1934 he begins his expansion plans by taking over Austria. In 1939 Hitler invades Poland to start World War Two. During the war the Nazis murder millions of Jews and other concentration camp prisoners. As the Russians reach Berlin at the end of the war, Hitler commits suicide.

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