Heinrich Himmler (1900–1945)

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Born in 1900, Heinrich Himmler was the godson of a Bavarian prince and became an officer cadet during the First World War. Never actually seeing combat, Himmler was discharged at the war's end and went to a technical college, where he majored in agriculture. During the turbulent years of the 1920s in which Germany's economy had been destroyed, ... See full bio »

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Known For

Nuremberg Self
The Triumph of the Will Self - Walks to Flame with Hitler and Lutze, Leads SS at SA Rally, Leads SS Parade Then Joins Hitler, Sits Beside Lutze, Listens to Hitler


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5' 8½" (1.74 m)


Margarethe Boden  (his death)  (1 child)


Joseph Gebhard Himmler | Anna Maria Heyder

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It's one of those things that is easily said: The Jews will be eliminated. It's simply our policy. We'll do it. See more »


Although widely criticized as a military commander in January-March 1945 it is unlikely anyone could have performed successfully at that late stage in the war when Germany lacked an air force, fuel and tanks. See more »



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