The Rise of Hitler: Timeline Activity

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Unemployment Insurance Act
1927
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Nazi Party polled 2.6% of the national vote
May 1928
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Muller's Grand Coalition
May 1928 - March 1930
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Young Plan proposed
1929
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Wall Street Crash
Oct 1929
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Nazi Party polled 18.3% of national vote
Sept 1930
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Banking Crisis
June 1931
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Heinrich Bruning in power
March 1930 - May 1932
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Hindenburg re-elected but Nazi vote at 36.8%
Spring 1932
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Bruning forced to resign by Hindenburg
May 1932
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Von Papen in power due to intrigue
May 1932 - Autumn 1932
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Kurt von Schleicher in power
Dec 1932 - Jan 1933
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Goring takes control of Prussian police force (more ** and SA)
31st Jan 1933
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Reichstag elections called for
31st Jan 1933
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Election Campaign
31st Jan - 5th March 1933
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Reichstag Fire
27th February 1933
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Reichstag Fire Decree
28th February 1933
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NSDAP poll increased from 33.1% to 43.9%
5th March 1933
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Day of Potsdam
21st March 1933
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The Enabling Act
23rd March 1933
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Lander altered so regional government more centralised in Berlin
7th April 1933
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Trade and soldiers' unions were shut down. Leaders were arrested. DAF introduced instead.
2nd May 1933
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The 'Decree for the Protection of People and State' allowed Hitler to ban other parties
14th July 1933
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The Night of the Long Knives
30th June 1934
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Hindenburg dies and Hitler merges posts of Chancellor and President (Fuhrer)
2nd August 1934
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Card 2

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1927

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Unemployment Insurance Act

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May 1928

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Card 4

Front

May 1928 - March 1930

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Card 5

Front

1929

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