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Adolf Hitler, a man who started of as an ignorant young boy brought up in Austria, became one of the most powerful Chancellors Germany has ever had. On April 20th 1889 in Braunau, Austria, Adolf Hitler was born to Alois Schicklgruber (later changed to Hitler) and Klara Polzl. Adolf began to fail at something he desired the most, Art and gradually started to be a failure in life. At 16, he left school as he failed his examinations and did nothing for a couple of years. Hitler's mum death affected him deeply, thus he wanted to pursue his dreams of becoming an artist. Over failing his exam entrance to the Vienna Art Academy in 1907 Hitler lived in a hostel for tramps. Eventually, Hitler left Austria for a country he most looked up to, Germany, as he also joined the German army becoming a messenger at the trenches. A few months after WW1 ended, Hitler joined a new political party called the National Socialists German Worker's - party or the Nazi party for when Hitler became the German Chancellor. Hitler became Chancellor in 1933 because of 5 types of reasons, they were: His hatred toward the Treaty of Versailles in addition to wanting more power for Germany, His original and helpful ideas supporting the Germany's future, the good publicity and propaganda to promote himself and his believes, His loud and clear way of projecting his voice, including his skills of persuading the crowd and last but not least the amount of luck he had. ...read more.


As he has everyone attached to him like a magnet he adds even more power to his words. Additionally, an expert figured out that an angry man's voice goes up to 200 vibrations per second, however Hitler's went up to 228 per second. Hitler's thunderous voice certainly helped the Nazis get bigger and greater however without his luck of such a strong voice they Nazis wouldn't have been as popular as they turned out to be. A further reason the public voted for Hitler was because of the massive turning point in Germany. On October 24th 1929 the biggest, longest stock crises called the Wall Street crash erupted around the world causing Germany's economy to collapse. The German economy was especially in a vulnerable position as it was built up upon the States; meaning most of their loans came in from America. By this instant, the Nazi's claimed that they had a solution for Germany's problems with the great depression and all the other problems. Hitler promised to provide everyone to what they most wanted. He promised the farmers he was to sell their products for a higher price, which would gradually add up to what they had lost in the depression. Likewise, he promised all the middle class workers he would end communist threats and restore the profits of the small businesses and the value of savings. This really gave the middle class a big push and some confidence and they were terrified and frightened of the communist and their wealth. ...read more.


Hitler made that possible by promising and helping every society in Germany moreover a better government. The Nazi population grew by a huge amount as people started to listen to his speeches, read his posters, books, articles on the newspaper, listen to him on the radio and in cinemas. Even so, his speaking tactics got him very far as he practiced in front of a mirror before every speech and also knew how to mesmerize people. However, Imagine all these unfortunate events didn't take place, for example Hitler being such an amazing speaker, no one would have noticed if there was no Treaty of Versailles or Great Depression to argue over. If the Treaty wasn't signed the Germans wouldn't have been full of anger and desperate for hope, meaning all Hitler's powerful words would have affected no one. Additionally, if the Great depression didn't occur the Germans would have still been their nationalists, proud and very strong selves, Hitler wouldn't have the opportunity to give them hope. Furthermore not taking Hitler's fantastic ideas to consideration and Germany would have still had a great government, as there would have been nothing causing their fall. If Germany was fine in the first place, they most definitely wouldn't have wanted any change to their country, meaning all Hitler's great power and strategies and Hitler himself would not have been heard of. So in whole it was Hitler's luck allowing him to be in the right place at the right time helping him and the Nazi's rise to power. ...read more.

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