|Adolf Hitler Quick Info|
|Height||5 ft 8½ in|
|Date of Birth||April 20, 1889|
|Date of Death||April 30, 1945|
Adolf Hitler was a German politician who rose to worldwide prominence as the former dictator of Germany from 1933 to 1945. He is deemed as the most reviled political figure of the 20th century for starting World War II and perpetrating the Holocaust, both of which led to the death of around 50 million people worldwide.
Wolf, Der Führer, Adi, Uncle Alf, Mein Führer
He was born on April 20, 1889.
Hitler committed suicide by shooting himself on April 30, 1945, in Berlin, Nazi Germany. He was 56 years old at that time.
Braunau am Inn, Austria-Hungary (present-day Austria)
- Father – Alois Hitler
- Mother – Klara Pölzl
Hitler’s net worth was $150 million at the time of his death according to CelebrityNetWorth.com.
5 ft 8½ in or 174 cm
71 kg or 156.5 lbs
Girlfriend / Spouse
He had dated –
- Charlotte Lobjoie – Hitler reportedly had an affair with the French woman Charlotte Lobjoie during World War I and fathered her son Jean-Marie Loret (b. March 25, 1918). The sensational claim about Loret’s paternity was fiercely debated over the ensuing decades without any definitive conclusion.
- Erna Hanfstaengl
- Maria Reiter
- Geli Raubal – He was rumored to be in a se*ual relationship with his half-niece Geli Raubal. She allegedly committed suicide in 1931.
- Eva Braun (1932-1945) – His longest relationship was with the much-younger photographer, Eva Braun. The secretive couple wed on April 29, 1945. They stayed married for close to 40 hours as they committed suicide together on April 30, 1945.
- Unity Mitford (1934) – RUMOR
Race / Ethnicity
He was of Austrian and German descent.
Hitler was strongly suspected of having latent homose*ual tendencies. But, no conclusive evidence for the same was found.
- Toothbrush mustache
- Hypnotic eyes
- He was a masterful orator.
- Anti-semitic diatribes
- Party salute given by extending the arm
Adolf Hitler Favorite Things
- Actor – Johannes Heesters
- Opera – Reinzi by Richard Wagner
Source – History.co.uk, IMDb
Adolf Hitler Facts
- He was chosen as the ‘Person of the Year’ by Time Magazine in 1938.
- Hitler was noted for being a vegetarian, teetotaler, and a non-smoker.
- His autobiography Mein Kampf was considered to be boring and cliched by Benito Mussolini and as clumsy by novelist George Orwell.
- Hitler and his Nazi party were the subject of numerous Hollywood movies including Jojo Rabbit (2019), Indiana Jones and the Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981), Inglourious Ba***rds (2009), Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade (1989).
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