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Adolfus Jacob* Hitler

Also Known As: "Manitou", "Wolff", "Herr Wolff", "der chef", "the Fuhrer", "Adi (when he was a child)"
Birthplace: Braunau am Inn, Upper Austria, Austria
Death: Died in Berlin, Germany
Cause of death: Suicide by Cyanide poisoning and self-inflicted gunshot wound
Place of Burial: Cremated
Immediate Family:

Son of Alois Hitler, Sr. and Klara Hitler
Husband of Eva Anna Paula Hitler
Brother of Gustav Hitler; Ida Hitler; Otto Hitler; Edmund Hitler and Paula Hitler / Wolff
Half brother of Alois Hitler, Jr. and Angela Franzska Johanna Hitler

Occupation: Nazi Leader, Landsfader och fredsivrare
Managed by: Lauri Kreen
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About Adolf Hitler

Adolf Hitler was an Austrian-born German politician and leader of the Nationalsozialistische Deutsche Arbeiterpartei, commonly known as the Nazi party. The Nazi party are known for the persecution and genocide of Jewish and Polish people and homosexuals, among others.

  • It is speculated his middle name is Jacob as was written on a Police Report filed in France. Adolf Hitler's date of birth is translated to "sometime after 1880." This is the only document of a middle name for Adolf Hitler.
  • He is the author of Mein Kampf and was an artist.
  • He married his secret mistress Eva Braun 40 hours before they committed suicide together. She ate cyanide. He ate cyanide and shot himself.


8/10/2010 Received this input from a person surfing the tree: "Johann Heidler was not Adolf Hitlers grandfather, but adopted Hitler's father at the age of 5. Who was Adolf Hitlers real grandfather is believed to be Salomon Mayer von Rothschild where his grandmother worked as a servant at the time of the pregnancy."

According to Wikipedia (not a legal document):

Historians have discussed three candidates:

   * Johann Georg Hiedler, who during his own lifetime was the stepfather and posthumously legally declared the birth father of Alois.
   * Johann Nepomuk Hiedler, Georg's brother and Hitler's step-uncle, who raised Alois through adolescence and later willed him a considerable portion of his life savings but never admitted publicly to be his real father.
   * Leopold Frankenberger, a Jew who, as suggested by Hans Frank, might have fathered Alois when his mother Maria supposedly worked for a Frankenberger family in their household in Graz, Austria.

Unless there is documentation, the profile information will not change, however I did make sure to input this information on Adolf Hitler's profile for anybody curious about his lineage.

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Adolf Hitler's Timeline

April 20, 1889
Braunau am Inn, Upper Austria, Austria
April 22, 1889
Braunau am Inn, Upper Austria, Austria
- 1945
Age 31
Nationalsozialistische Deutsche Arbeiterpartei
- 1945
Age 43
- 1945
Age 44
April 30, 1945
Age 56
Berlin, Germany