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30 Jan 1933
  • Werner von Blomberg was promoted to the rank of General der Infanterie. ww2dbase [Werner von Blomberg | CPC]
  • Adolf Hitler was named the Chancellor of Germany; three of the eleven cabinet posts were given to Nazi Party members. President Paul von Hindenburg required Vice Chancellor Franz von Papen to accompany Hitler for all meetings between the President and the Chancellor, thinking that would be sufficient to prevent Hitler from committing any drastic changes. As soon as 1700 hours on the very same day, Hitler made his first bid for greater power by demanding a re-election of the Reichstag, a motion which was defeated at this time. ww2dbase [Adolf Hitler | Berlin | CPC]
  • Prince Wilhelm married Princess Marianne of Prussia in Tabarz, Thüringen, Germany. ww2dbase [Wilhelm | Tabarz, Thüringen | CPC]
Photo(s) dated 30 Jan 1933
Adolf HitlerAdolf HitlerNazi Party members parading in front of the ChancellorNazi Party members parading on Wilhelmstraße, Berlin, Germany, 30 Jan 1933
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