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Anne Frank Timeline

  • Anne Frank is Born

    Anne Frank is Born
    On June 12, 1929, Anne Frank was born in Frankfort, Germany to Otto and Edith Frank. She had one older sister named Margot.
  • Nazi's begin to rise

    Nazi's begin to rise
    The National Socialist German workers (Nazi) party began to rise. The Nazis proclaim the superiority of the German "master race" and blame Jews for the German defeat in Word War 1. They also blamed them for the troubled economy.
  • Adolf Hitler

    Adolf Hitler
    The Nazi party leader, Adolf Hitler, becomes chancellor (head of government) of Germany.
  • Frank's Move

    Frank's Move
    The Franks decide to leave Germany to escape Nazi persecution. While Anne's parents look for a new home in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, the rest of the family stays with relatives in Aachen, Germany.
  • Concentration Camp

    Concentration Camp
    The first concentration camp is established by the Nazis in Dachau, Germany.
  • Nazis pass a law

    Nazis pass a law
    Nazis pass their first anti-Jewish law, banning the public enjoyment of Jews.
  • The summer of 1937

    The summer of 1937
    The Van Pels family (called the Van Daan's in Anne's Diary) fleews Germany for the Netherlands.
  • German army invades

    German army invades
    German army invades and anexes Austria.
  • Deportation

    They were deported on what would be their last trip from westerbork to Auschwitz concentration camp, and arrived after a three day trip.
  • Anne's Death

    Anne's Death
    Anne died of typhus epidemic which spread through the whole camp killing 17,000 prisoners.