1889-1945National Socialist German Workers Party (Nazi Party)
Paul Von Hindenburg
was a German World War I military commander and president. He fought in the Austro-Prussian War and in the Franco-German War. Forced Germany toward Hitler
Along with Hitler he wanted to create a "peoples community"
A perfect society, in Germany because Hitler believed that Germans were superior to the rest of society
Who did Hitler have killed?
German Jews, Homosexuals, physical ill, mentally ill, socialist, communists, Jehovah's Witnesses, Afro-Germnas, Gypsies
The Great Depression
Not only happened in the US but all around the world after World war 1
The stock market crashed
On Black Thursday
October 24th a wave of panic selling on the New York Stock exchange caused the stock prices to plummet
How did Hitler come into power?
The great depressions was felt by many countries around the world.
The people in power before Hitler. They made the depression worse in Germany
There was a German national election and the Nazi party was only at 2.6% of the votes
There was another German nation election and the Nazi party rose to 18% because of the Great Depression
The German nation election took place and the Nazi party was at 37%
Nazi party won the election at 33% of all votes
After Hitler took power
he wanted to creat the "perfect community" and destroyed the Weimar Republic
Starting in 1939 how many people were killed?
70,000 mentally and physically disabled were murdered
If they were not killed the were forced to become sterile so that they could not reproduce
Hitler created over 400 laws against the Jews to take away their citizenship 300,000 Jews fled the country. Hitler Blamed the jews for the Great Depression and for the loss of World war 1
War was necessary to crete this "living space", to creat agriculture productive land. Promoted the idea that Germans were superior so they waged war to gain living space.
Germany Attacke Poland which triggered world war 2
The second world war had ended.
How many people died in WW2?
60 million people 70% were civilians 900 billion-1.5 trillion dollars was spent on the war
The mass murder of 6 million European Jews Germany military allies agreed with Germans to Kill European Jews