Adolf Hitler
Timeline: Trainwreck

Leader of the National Socialist German Workers' Party
1921 – 1925

Predecessor Anton Drexler
Successor none (party dissolved)
Born April 20, 1889
Braunau-am-Inn, Austria-Hungary
Died October 11, 1925
East Prussia, Germany
Adolf Hitler (German: [ˈadɔlf ˈhɪtlɐ] ([1] listen); 20 April 1889 – 11 October 1925) was an Austrian-born German politician and military commander. He was the leader of the National Socialist German Workers Party (German: Nationalsozialistische Deutsche Arbeiterpartei (NSDAP), commonly referred to as the Nazi Party), and eventually overtook its paramilitary wing, the SA