Germany from 1918-1939

By mirza10
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    Wilsons 14 points, allies with Wilson were doubtful and 14 points were announced before armistice of Germany.
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    Hindenburg and Ludendorff inform Kaiser Germany had lost the war and should begin to look for an armistice urgently
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    Mutiny broke out in german navy, led to red flag revolution, all working people on strike till Kaiser abdicated as an armistice could not be made till Kaiser Wilhelm was still in charge.
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    Kaiser Wilhelm abdicated allowing armistice to be signed and WW1 ending along with red flag revolution.
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    spartacist uprising stopped by freikorps in berlin
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    german gov. meeting with Weimar making the Weimar Republic official and making Ebert the first president of the W.R and Schiedemann the first chancellor.
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    Treaty of Versailles sogmed
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    Hitler joins germans workers party
  • Leni Riefenstahl

    Leni Riefenstahl began as dancer then became salient film maker
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    Hitler announces changing german workers party to the national socialist germany workers party (NAZI) and outlines his plans for the future.
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    germany failing to make reperations
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    french and belgian topps march into the ruhr germanys largest industrial site and german workers begin passive leading to the hyperinflation period
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    Stresseman ends passive resistance
  • Leni Riefenstahl

    Leni Riefenstahl has her first solo performance at the Munich tonhalle. went on to perform again at Berlin where she came to the attention of one of Germanys leading impresarios of the time max Reinhardt
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    Hitler fails with Munich Beer Hall Putsch
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    The Dawes Plan announced
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    Paul Von Hindernburg elected as German president
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    Germany signed The Locarno treaty
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    Hitler declared the Fuhrer of the Nazi Party
  • Leni Riefenstahl

    Leni stars in The Holy Mountain
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    Leni Riefenstahl :
    Starred in "The Holy Mountain"
  • Leni Riefenstahl

    Leni Riefenstahl joined trecker and scheenberger in the film The Great Leap
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    Rifenstahl career tok a new change in direction as she starred in the film Fate of Hapsburg
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    Goebells appointed chief of Nazi propaganda depratment
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    Stresseman ddies, wall street market collapse great dperession begins
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    Article 48
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    Nazi party won 107 seats in reichstag elections allowing hitler to stand for president.
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    german unemployment reaches 4.9 million
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    Article 48 used to govern Germany
  • Leni Riefenstahl

    Leni Riefenstahl took on another film "the white frenzy"
  • Leni Riefenstahl

    Riefenstahl first sees Hitler in February 1932 when she decided to attend a Nazi rally at the berlin Sports Palace where Hitler was going to speak.
    (Exact date not 1st of Feb)
  • Leni Riefenstahl

    Leni Riefenstahl meets Hitler for the first time
  • Leni Riefenstahl

    directs and stars in "The Blue Light'
  • Germany

    Hitler stood for predient of germany but Hindenburg was re-elected
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    Reichstag elections were helt the Nazi party won 280 seats and became largest party in Parliament
  • Leni Riefenstahl

    when Leni Riefenstahl returned to Germany she began to see more and more of hitler and other leading naziz
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    Von Schleichers was made Chancellor
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    Schleichers givernment fell and Hitler was appointed as the chancellor with Franz von Papen was appointed vice chancellor
  • Leni Riefennstahl

    Hitler approaches Leni asking her to make films for the Nazi Party and for a job in the Ministry of Propaganda, according to her, she refused both offers.
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    goebells appointed as propaganda minister and once again elections were held and the enabling act was passed which was a piece of legislation that allove the givernment to take certain action like carry out specific government policies in a modern nation
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    Jewish kids restricted into german schools and because of this the first boycott of Jewish businesses and proffesionals took place
  • Leni Riefenstahl

    Hitler meets Leni Riefenstahl to ask her how preparations were going for the filiming of the upcoming party rally at Nuremburg
  • Leni RIefenstahl

    Leni creates first documentary for the Nazi Party "Victory of Faith" whcih occured at the Nuremberg Rally from August 30th to Spetember 3rd 1933.
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    Reichstag elections held and Nazi party won every seat
  • Leni Riefenstahl

    Triumph of the will contains some of the most recognisable images of hitler and the nazis
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    Himmler declared head of gestapo
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    Night of Longknives
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    Hindeburg dies Hitler combines offices of president and chancellor, German army swore an oath to stay loyal to Hitler
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    conscription re introduced which was against the treaty of versailles
  • Leni Riefenstahl

    Olympia won many awards nationally and internationally
  • Leni Riefenstahl

    Leni Riefenstahl met with Goebelles and he suggested she make a Hitler film in his diaries it reads he was excited about this.
  • Leni Riefenstahl

    Leni makes the movie "Olympia" one of the top ten greatest films - U.S Critics.
  • Germany

    munich conference held at this conference hitler demanded possesion of Sudetenland when british prime minister tries to talk him out of it hitler extends demands leading to chamberlain followed a policy called appeasment
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    Kristallnacht, night of the broken glass
    30 000 jews sent to concentration camps
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    Germany occupied reat of Czechoslovakia and Britian and france guaranteed poland there security
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    germany and russia sign non agression pact
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    Germany invade poland, britain and france declare war on them
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    Poland surrender to Germany