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Joseph Goebbels (1897–1945)

Josef Goebbels, the man who almost single-handedly developed the field of propaganda into an art form, would, for a day, be the leader of World War II Germany. Goebbels was born in the German Rhineland to strict Catholic parents. He was short, standing at just under 5' 6", of small stature and skinny, and had a sharp, prominent nose and an oily, ... See full bio »


(age 47) in Berlin, Germany

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 1945 Life Goes On (as Josef Goebbels)
 1945 Kolberg (uncredited)
 1940 Wunschkonzert (uncredited)
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Novel: "Michael"

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5 Biographical Movies | 3 Print Biographies | 32 Portrayals | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

Alternate Names:

Doctor Goebbels | Josef Goebbels


5' 5" (1.65 m)

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Man is and remains an animal. Here a beast of prey, there a housepet, but always an animal. See more »


Was the only member of the Nazi hierarchy to hold a degree (a PhD in Literature and History from the University of Heidelberg). See more »


His ability to slant arguments in order to derive the outcome that would best suit him, or his cause. See more »


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