April 30th in German History: The Death of Adolf Hitler

At around 3:30 pm on April 30th of 1945, Adolf Hitler committed suicide via gunshot and poison in his bunker beneath the Reich Chancellery in Berlin. Hitler’s suicide would destroy the heart of the Nazi ideology and lead to the rapid capitulation of what was left of the Nazi leadership. In the days and weeksContinue reading “April 30th in German History: The Death of Adolf Hitler”