Adolf Hitler And The Holocaust

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Adolf Hitler is widely regarded as possibly the worst person who has ever lived. He is responsible for the mass genocide of 12 million jews and minority groups. He began and fought World War II for most of his reign over Germany.
Adolf Hitler was born in Austria-Hungary on April 20th, 1889 to Alois and Klara Hitler. The Hitler family moved to Linzs, Austria in 1889. Adolf was an aspiring artist and applied to attend The Vienna Academy of the Arts but was rejected in 1907. His father died in 1903 and his mother 1907, with deceased parents Hitler proceeded to move to Vienna, intent on becoming a successful artist. He lived in total poverty for approximately 5 years for he spent all his inheritance money by 1909. Hitler was likely influenced by some of the political ideologies that were popular in Vienna during the time he lived there. These included German nationalism, the idea that Germans were superior to other peoples, and anti-Semitism, or hostility toward and unfair treatment of Jewish people. The anti-Semitism supported by Viennese politicians in the early 1910s claimed that Jews were the enemies of the German lower social classes. After hearing said ideas he moved to Munich Germany in 1913. Hitler enlisted in Germany’s Bavarian Army after the outbreak of World War I in August 1914 and devoted himself to the cause of a German victory. He earned many medals and fought hard for his now proclaimed homeland. He was injured very few times however Hitler learned of Germany’s

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